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Assistant Project Manager - Education

Sydney, Australia

  • Job number: 09333
  • Job field: Consultancy Project Management
  • Job posted: 30/11/20
  • Job close date: 14/12/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time
The opportunity

To control, manage and coordinate the project development and delivery from preconstruction, design development to handover and close out, ensuring the works are delivered safely, on time and to agreed budget, whilst maintaining the highest quality standards.

Assistant project manager based in Syndey, Australia to support the Mace project managers and senior project managers across a variety of projects, initially working in the education sector.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Reporting to the project manager and leadership team, working on the strategy and delivery of an education project.
  • Assisting in the delivery of both project and programme management.
  • Maintaining that the highest standards of health and safety are considered as a priority through all stages of the project.
  • Supervising general project issues and contract administration.
  • Ensuring project/programme is kept up to date. Monitoring budgets and preparing reports.
  • Assisting the project manager in monitoring and coordinating all key aspects of the project, including but not limited to, cost, value, risk, logistics, neighbour relations, safety, quality, M&E, design and environment.
  • Monitoring and identifying risk in projects.
  • Coordinating timely and communicating with clients and stakeholders.
  • Ensuring close-out and practical completion schedules are completed and issued.
About you

Undergraduate degree level qualifications in building, construction, engineering, architecture or relevant. You are digitally savvy, can build lasting client relationships with suppliers, colleagues and clients. You will have a construction or project management background and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace have to offer.

Rewards and recognition

With Mace, you will deepen your knowledge and skills, work with inspiring colleagues, influential clients and get to see the world.

We invest in our people and provide a strong benefits package that includes a competitive salary, private medical insurance, 1 volunteer day a year and other location-specific allowances.

Apply now for a confidential discussion.

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East and North Africa, Americas, Central Asia, India, Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - going home safe and well, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most complex and inspiring projects around the world.

“Mace is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our people to excel.”
  • Job number: 09333
  • Job field: Consultancy Project Management
  • Job posted: 30/11/20
  • Job close date: 14/12/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company, founded and built on exceptional people, a commitment to service excellence and an entrepreneurial spirit.

We develop, consult, construct and operate some of the world’s most inspiring buildings and infrastructure programmes, and our people have built a reputation for delivering projects that seem impossible – challenging convention, innovating, and proudly moving our industry forward.

Today, we remain a privately owned business that has grown organically. We now employ over 6,300 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East, Africa, the Americas and Asia Pacific.

With an incredible breadth of opportunity across our global business, we attract the very best and support everyone to unleash their potential.

Our people are what makes Mace the business it is today – they are our strength. We actively encourage equality, diversity and inclusion in every market, sector and geography we work in - fully appreciating the benefits of a culture that embraces new ideas, encourages everyone to have a voice and celebrates differing beliefs and views. People at Mace are appreciated for their individualities and are encouraged to be themselves, every day and with everyone they work with.

Wherever you are on your career journey, Mace is the place to bring ambitions alive.

We will welcome your application irrespective of background, culture and disability. Should you need to discuss any reasonable adjustments or require guidance about our recruitment process, please contact to speak to a member of our team.


We are committed to health and safety, innovation and service excellence, being a responsible business and supporting the communities in which we work. Find out more.

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