Assistant Project Manager

Assistant Project Manager

AECOM | durban, ZN, ZA

Posted 6 days ago

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Job Summary

Assists and supports Project Managers, Senior Project Managers, Technical and Associate Directors with a wide range of Project Management tasks.

Technical Excellence:

  • Assists Project Managers and Project Management team

  • Engages in project financial control

  • Assists Project Managers in preparing project financial status reports and performance reviews

  • Contributes to compliance with Project Delivery System (PDS)

  • Contributes to compliance with project data quality

  • Assists project management team with administrative support

  • Assists project management team with completion of AECOM Bid Models (ABMs)

  • Participates in client engagement at peer level

  • Assists with the preparation of large-scale bids and manages small to medium sized bids

  • Interfaces with other Practice Areas

  • Performs other responsibilities and duties associated with this position, as may be appropriate and dictated by business requirements

  • Between 0 and 5 years

  • National Higher Diploma in built environment field of study

  • National Diploma in built environment field of study

  • Tertiary qualification in Project Management related field of study, such as procurement, quantity surveying, engineering, architecture, planning, contracting, etc


  • Registration as Candidate with SACPCMP (PrCPM), OR

  • Certification as CAPM with PMI

Minimum Requirements


Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line PCC

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country South Africa

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 273827BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.