Assistant Project Manager

Bury St Edmunds - Permanent - Monday - Friday


Due to our continued success in securing new projects alongside our ongoing high-profile projects we are seeking to recruit motivated and enthusiastic Assistant Project Manager to join teams based in Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire or Hertfordshire and will be based at our Bury St Edmunds office. R G Carter is an equal opportunities employer. Apply today to join our award-winning teams as we celebrate our centenary year.


  • Competitive

Key Responsibilities

  • Create and manage an effective programme of works
  • Liaise with relevant sub-contractors and ensure their ability to meet programme dates
  • Liaise with Contract manger and commercial team to ensure works are carried out within an agreed budget
  • Liaise with the client and hold meetings as necessary
  • Carry out all CDM obligations and liaise with the principle designer
  • Liaise with consultants
  • Manage site managers and labourers


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    Why join us?

    For a century, we have provided thousands of individuals with rewarding and fulfilling careers. To ‘build for the future’, we need to recruit and employ talented people who share our values.

    Our Values

    At R G Carter, our six key values reflect what we stand for and deliver as a business, and define our unique culture. To view our Values in full click here.


    Awards & Accreditations

    Offering experience and specialist knowledge in Construction, Engineering and Manufacturing, we deliver award winning, innovative projects, for both public and private clients and across a wide range of sectors.

    What we offer

    A career path

    We offer a variety of career paths that will challenge and inspire you to fulfil your ambition. If you are just starting your career, developing your skills or you are experienced in your trade or profession, we can offer you the next step.

    Here are some examples of our team, who have built their career at R G Carter:

    Development opportunities

    We are committed to ensuring all our colleagues, at every level, have opportunities to develop their skills, knowledge and abilities. By doing this we can ensure that you are equipped with the tools to capitalise on the many and varied opportunities which can maximise your potential within the Group and ‘build your future’.

    This is a selection of recognised training and development bodies, that we currently work with:

    Great benefits

    We offer a competitive benefits package to reward and incentivise you to perform to your best and foster a sense of belonging and wellbeing.

    Benefits include:     

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    “We are committed to equality of opportunity for all colleagues and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.”

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