Trainee Project Manager -Audio Visual/VC

Job Title: Trainee Project Manager -Audio Visual/VC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berkshire
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: JPM/1BERK
Contact Name: Jade Kassaye
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2018 17:35

Job Description

Job Description – Audio Visual Project Manager (Trainee)
Salary – circa £32,000 basic, company vehicle and benefits 

A well-established audio visual company in Berkshire, who install and maintain a wide range of audio visual and conferencing solutions to mainly corporate and government clients throughout the UK and Europe are now looking for a Senior Engineer who is looking to step up to a Technical Project Manager type role. A very friendly team and company that is continuing to expand, the role is varied and often fast paced, making it both interesting and rewarding. As the Project Manager you will work closely with the Technical Sales team, Engineering Manager, Installation engineers and Project Administration team to deliver the solutions to their clients.
The role will include hands on management of the projects, carrying out the essential post sale, pre-installation communication with the client or fit out company and engineers, as well as producing drawings, RAMS and O & M packs.
You will ideally have an engineering background with a proven track record of project engineering audio visual or videoconferencing installations into corporate and government environments and will have good verbal and written communication skills.

Knowledge and Skills Required: 
You will possess a fundamental understanding of audio visual system functionality and installation process and techniques. The role includes the production of elevation drawings, cable schedules and system schematics, so experience of CAD or similar is essential. 
Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve technical and other project related issues.
You will ideally also have experience of and the ability to install equipment, terminate cables etc.
Ability to generate timely, concise and effective business correspondence. 
Ability to read and comprehend project technical documents including, but not limited to: engineering and architectural drawings, schedules, test reports or commissioning documents. 
You must be proficient with Microsoft office, including word, excel and outlook.
Ability to interact with customers and colleagues in a professional and courteous manner. 
Effective time management and attention to detail.
Must possess a valid Driver’s Licence and be eligible to work in the EU.
The role is office based near Maidenhead, with travel to customer locations as required.

Please apply if this JD is relevant to your experience.