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Burns & McDonnell Project Assistant (Birmingham, UK) in Birmingham, United Kingdom


To provide administrative support to construction projects both on site and remotely, during, pre and post construction and premobilisation.

  • To maintain own levels of skill and knowledge to do the job effectively

  • To comply with the relevant Company HSQE and welfare policy

  • To ensure operative records are accurate and kept up to date

  • Ordering of IT equipment and stationery and other office supplies.

  • Setting up laptops for new starters following company standard procedure (no IT knowledge required but confidence in following a computer set up process)

  • Project filing using document management software.

  • Document management and filing including site drawings

  • Distribute incoming mail and arrange courier / postal deliveries

  • Raise purchase orders through company management information system (MIS)

  • Supporting supplier set up in MIS

  • Process client bills and invoices for payment through company system

  • Coordinate travel arrangements and any other internal services for various project needs.

  • Schedule and arrange meetings including catering arrangement

  • Preparing minutes from Project Manager/team meetings.

  • Prepare correspondence, reports and other documents as requested.

  • Assist in clericals needs on projects and any other duties as assigned.

  • Remotely assist other sections of the business including mid and senior level management

  • Organize and manage preparation for the Considerate Constructor Scheme visits and audits


  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum of one year applicable office/clerical experience preferred.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint required.

  • Applicable experience may be substituted for education requirements.

At Burns & McDonnell qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identify, disability or protected veteran status. We believe an inclusive culture is necessary to grow a successful and strong organization.

Job Administrative/Office Support

Primary Location GB-Birmingham UK-Birmingham

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: 225622