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Junior Project Manager/Project Assistant


Are you a project assistant/graduate or junior project manager? This exciting role with a stable automation provider, could be for you!

The Role;

We are looking for recruit for a junior project manager, responsible for reporting into the senior PM and covering all project related tasks such as;

  • Liaising with the design and finance team to ensure the customer is up to date with any ongoing or project upgrades
  • Assisting the senior project team with new business tenders/bids
  • Ensuring all projects run smoothly and are on time, on budget and to the customers requirements

The Organisation;

You will be working for a European organisation who provide automation solutions into a number of different environments, including, automated warehousing/logistics, FMCG, and waste to recycling.

An ideal background from automation/logistics is preferred. However, there are many transferable skills from other industrial engineering/manufacturing backgrounds.

Due to the covid period, their customer sites have experienced massive increases in orders. With the potential of further isolation and more dependence with online purchasing. They are only going to get busier!

This is a stable organisation that are expanding at a steady rate during the Covid period, this position is a new role and an addition to the team, to assist upcoming projects. The role is a great opportunity to get into the warehousing industry and grow into a project management position.

The JOB:

Salary of 30,000-32,000PA

Willing to travel, mainly within the Midlands area, however wider UK travel also required (all expenses covered if you stay away)

The head office is located close to Redditch, Birmingham. So must be within 1 hours commute.


Graduate Project Management experience or time served as a project assistant in an engineering environment.

Ability to work in time critical environment

Excellent communication skills and good work ethic

If the above could of be of interest, please do hesitate to apply. Or contact for more information

Proactive Technical Recruitment is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Proactive Technical Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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About Proactive Technical Recruitment

Proactive Technical Recruitment

Working from a UK-wide network of offices, Proactive connects top engineering and tech talent with leading organisations. We’ve been delivering experts for over 15 years – both in the UK and abroad.

Built on the foundations of providing exceptional technical recruitment services, Proactive has been placing specialists for over 15 years, evolving into a market-leader within our niche business units. Operating from a network of offices that spans the UK and abroad, Proactive has the in-depth knowledge, experience and expertise to make it a powerful force within the STEM market.

Redditch, England, United Kingdom, Europe

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  • Salary
    £28,000 to £32,000 per year
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    Proactive Technical Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Niomi Cowling
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    Industrial Automation
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