Assistant Project Manager - Rail

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We have set out to be the market leader in technology and connectivity integration across UK infrastructure.

We will draw upon our core values and out-perform others, delivering excellence through customer responsiveness, collaboration, and innovation.

In doing so we will create a sustainable future for our people and our customers, reshaping and influencing the industries we operate in.

Working in partnership with our customer we intend to achieve the extraordinary.

We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Project Manager to join our general works Project Management team.  As part of the team you will assist, lead and deliver works nationally across a variety of multi-disciplinary jobs, supporting in the pre-contract build up through into the delivery phases of the work and into the project close out.

Based out of our Sheffield office, the successful candidate will play an important part in supporting the Programme Management team, where Project Managers are accountable for the safe delivery of all allocated projects, to the client’s specification, ensuring that project objectives, agreed timescales and budgets are being delivered.

A Brief Overview of the Role

  • Work closely with and support the project managers to deliver projects on time, to budget and quality
  • Assist with the execution of the project management plan, utilising it throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Assist with the presentation of project periodic/weekly progress reports
  • Assist with the execution of project applications, forecasts, and change control.
  • Assist in the execution of project risk and issue registers.
  • Provide assistance in the preparation and implementation in programme preparation
  • Collate accurate project meetings, book meeting rooms, and arrange catering, as required.
  • Attend internal and external meetings, take minutes and distribute accordingly.
  • Meeting and greeting clients, subcontractors and stakeholders.
  • Prepare power point presentations and disseminate accordingly
  • A willingness to undertake continual improvement and development through the working career.
  • A strong desire to foster close knit high performing project teams
  • Willing to put in extra effort and maintain performance through challenging periods
  • Willing to attend site meetings/visits, which may result in overnight stops
  • Promote the Linbrooke organisation, values, determination and culture.


  • Driving license
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to use Microsoft Office


  • APM Project Management Qualification
  • APM Project Fundamentals Qualification
  • Relevant experience in project management discipline
  • Project safety management experience
  • Knowledge of safety, quality and environmental procedures
  • Knowledge of commercial and financial procedures
  • Industry knowledge



All employees must be able to speak the English language with fluency with good oral and written skills. Fluency relates to a person's language proficiency and their ability to speak with confidence and accuracy, using accurate sentence structures and vocabulary. For those whose first language is a signed language, all reasonable adjustments will be made.

Comply at all times with the requirements of Linbrooke Services’ HSEQ policies and in accordance with the Health & Safety at Work Act. Delivery of all work in accordance with Linbrooke Services’ quality procedures and customer standards and specifications. Support the business during quality audits and demonstrate compliance.


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