Applied Information Group is an award-winning, multi-disciplinary consultancy. It designs the interactions between people and the built environment. Applied works for well-known clients across the globe and offers careers in an important and exciting field that tackles the future of cities and the sustainability of the planet. At any given moment the organisation is delivering a range of projects which differ significantly in subject, size and complexity. It is vital to the success of the business that projects are delivered on time and exceed company and client expectations. It is equally important to the business that working for Applied is fulfilling and grows each individual.
To ensure the smooth running and delivery of key client projects. You are also expected to:
If you are interested but unsure if you have what we are looking for please contact us.
We will select applicants based on merit including relevant experience, skills, and interest in the role. We are a company that is fully committed to advancing people and society and looking after the planet. Applied is currently working towards B-Corp certification. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age.
About the role
Working at Applied means working in a fast-paced environment where you will get to be involved with project management on a variety of projects. You will report to the CEO and be responsible for high quality delivery of projects on time and budget. This role is a mix of project management and account management. You will own the client relationship and be expected to maximise the value of key accounts by continually seeking new opportunities.
Who we are looking for
This is an exciting opportunity for a self-starter who loves working across multiple projects, and who wants a varied day-to-day role. The international nature of the role means being available at times outside the standard work-day and this role may require international travel.
We are looking for a candidate with:
To apply for this role please send your answers to the initial questions below with a short cover letter (only one side of A4 please) and CV to email@example.com. Please state in the subject line the position applied for: Senior Account/Project Manager.
Your answers to the initial questions will be assessed independently so please do not include any identifying information in the document. Please save your answers in a separate document called: FULLNAME_ProjectManQu
Initial Questions for Applicants
Please keep answers for each question to around 100 words.
1. Why do you want to join the team as a Senior Account/Project Manager?
2. Please briefly outline a selection of projects you have managed in the past including details of client, scope, duration, budget, team numbers/ subcontractors, etc
3. What are the most important aspects of managing a project for a) the client and b) the internal project team?
4. What do you think are the key components of effective working relationships? How do you go about building these?
Deadline for applications: 17:00 24 January 2022
First round interviews: 31 January and 1 February 2022
Second round interviews: w/c 7 February 2022
Start date: End of Feb/Early March 2022 to allow handover with the current post-holder
Please indicate your availability for interviews with your applicationWe will review applications periodically and may fill the post before the application deadline so please apply early if you are interested. We will remove the job posting once the post has been filled.