Do you want to develop into a full-fledged project manager and learn the ropes of the trade from experienced colleagues and construction directors? Do you enjoy working on complex issues with a societal impact for clients that matter? Read on to learn more about the position of Junior Project Manager in healthcare and education real estate.
As a Junior Project Manager in healthcare and education real estate, you will be part of the project and program management team in the Healthy Society department. In this role, you will work alongside experienced colleagues on the most complex new construction and renovation projects in the social sector, primarily in healthcare and education. Your responsibilities will include setting up project organizations, coordinating designers, advisors, project managers, and contractors, preparing reports for decision-making by the client, selecting and contracting all design and construction partners for the client, monitoring planning, budget, quality, opportunities, risks, stakeholder satisfaction, and many other aspects that come with the broad field of project management.
You will work for inspiring clients on leading projects, such as the construction of the HollandPTC proton therapy center in Delft, a new oncological and neurological research and diagnostics building in the Zuidas district, development programs for Utrecht University, or the construction of a new sustainable laboratory building.
You will collaborate with colleagues with various expertise and be part of project teams, which may consist of project managers, technical specialists, cost and risk consultants, and/or legal advisors. Initially, you will work as an assistant on complex projects, alongside a senior project manager. Afterward, you will become responsible for your own projects and mentor new junior colleagues, following the motto: ‘See one, do one, teach one.’ You will often be on the move for your work, meeting with clients and working with project teams on-site or at the office.
As a starting consultant, AT Osborne offers you the opportunity to work on your own development in addition to gaining substantive experience through our Young Osborne Professional Program (YOP). This is AT Osborne’s flagship training program. As a YOP participant, you combine work on projects with training days focused on our work. You will be assigned a mentor who will assist you in your personal development. Through a mix of projects, training days, and individual coaching, you will develop rapidly.
Who Are We Looking For?
You are an energetic graduate student in the final stages of your studies, or you have recently graduated in fields such as Civil Engineering & Management, Construction Management Engineering (CME), Management in the Built Environment, or similar disciplines. You have an affinity for healthcare and education and are enthusiastic about the projects we undertake. Additionally, you have a hands-on mentality and enjoy getting your hands dirty. You are sharp, analytically strong, a structured worker, entrepreneurial, and assertive. You have people skills and can connect at various levels. You are self-sufficient but seek help when needed.
What sets us apart is the freedom to structure your work as you see fit and do what energizes you, with an eye for a good work-life balance. Of course, you will receive a competitive salary, a lease car and/or an NS business card, and you will be provided with a laptop and phone. You will have the unique opportunity to quickly grow into an advisor or independent project manager, with excellent guidance and interesting training days through the YOP program and our Academy. This includes an introduction to other disciplines such as project management, audits, evaluations, and finances in projects. To ensure you are well-prepared as a project manager, you will also receive training in various project management methods, such as Prince2, Agile, and IPMA. In addition to hard work, we also value having fun and being a close-knit team! We regularly organize team outings, drinks, lectures, and sports activities.
Want to Know More or Apply?
Would you like to learn more about AT Osborne or this position? Please contact Erik Dijkman. If you wish to apply for this position, please send your CV and motivation to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject ‘Junior Project Manager Real Estate.’ If this vacancy does not align with what you’re looking for, send us your CV and motivation in an open application.