Assistant Project Manager

Colliers Project Leaders - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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Overview:
BE a Team Player. BE a Collaborator. BE Community-Minded. Be all that and more at Colliers Project Leaders. Join our team as an Assistant Project Manager in Winnipeg.

At Colliers Project Leaders, we help our clients succeed by helping them build amazing workplaces, businesses and communities. We do this by thinking differently, sharing innovative ideas and offering a unique and collaborative workplace where you can succeed.

In this role, you’ll join an exciting, team of experts who lead building and infrastructure projects. Through our Get it Right Solution™, you’ll ensure we get it ready, get it built and get it performing - so investors, owners and occupants are certain of success.

With over 600 employees and 27 + office locations throughout Canada and the Middle East, Colliers Project Leaders offers a multi-cultural, multi-generational work environment where we cultivate excellence, develop leaders and deliver on our clients’ vision. Colliers Project Leaders is part of Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CIGI; TSX: CIGI), an industry leading global real estate company with more than 16,000 skilled professionals operating in 66 countries. To learn more about Colliers Project Leaders, visit www.colliersprojectleaders.com.

Responsibilities:
What success looks Like:
You are a critical communication link between the Project Manager, client and other stakeholders
You provide superior project support to Project Managers by managing schedule updates, maintaining project controls, developing progress reports and preparing tender and contract documents
You ensure project activities are conducted in accordance with Colliers Project Leaders’ Quality Management System
You attend important project meetings, documenting action items and key decisions to share with the team
Provide relief support to other Assistant Project Managers or Project Managers, when available to do so

Qualifications:
Who you are:
You are motivated to begin your career in Project Management after having completed a degree or diploma in engineering, architecture, construction management or project management. Having completed summer terms, co-op education or an internship, you are now ready to put that experience and education into practice.

In this role, you’ll support experienced project managers and get the opportunity to sharpen your skills on diverse range of projects varying in scope and complexity. You’ll hone your project management skills by working on various projects from different industry sectors.

You take a positive approach to your work and enjoy learning and contributing new ideas and solutions. You’re good at building strong relationships with your teammates and project stakeholders. You have a keen eye for detail, have superior organizational skills and can prioritize competing tasks and deadlines.

Are you ready to take the next step to build your career in project management? Look no further than Colliers Project Leaders.

What you bring:
A university degree or diploma in engineering, architecture, construction management or project management
Previous experience working in similar professional consulting services environments gained through summer work terms, co-operative education programs or internships
Previous exposure to consultant and design management, construction contract administration or project financials is a strong asset
An overall general understanding of current construction practices
CAPM, LEED or other relevant industry accreditation is considered a strong asset

Bonus skills and experience:
Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
Self-motivation, initiative and an eagerness to learn and contribute
Highly proficient in MS Project, MS Word and MS Excel

BE who you are and what you want to be with Colliers Project Leaders. We’d love to meet you. Apply today to join our team.

Working Conditions

Work environment includes Colliers offices in the Business Unit, client, consultant and contractor offices and occasional visits to project sites and industry and regional events. In some regions, travel is required between regional and client offices. Travel to Colliers corporate office and annual planning events is required.

Quality Assurance Responsibilities

The employee is responsible to ensure they comply with our ISO registered Quality Management System.

To learn more about Colliers Project Leaders please visit our website at www.colliersprojectleaders.com.

Colliers Project Leaders is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. Colliers encourages applications from all qualified individuals and will accommodate applicants' disability-related needs, up to the point of undue hardship, throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact the recruitment team by email at RecruitmentAccomodation@colliersprojectleaders.com.

Colliers Project Leaders standard recruitment process requires applicants to be subjected to formal background and reference checks prior to their hiring.