Construction Project Manager Apprentice - Birmingham BURO FOUR PROJECT SERVICES LIMITED

The role of a construction project manager is to manage the planning and delivery of construction projects. As an apprentice at Buro Four you will be working towards building your expertise and career in construction project management as an integral part of a close-knit team,while also acquiring an undergraduate degree.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday – Friday, 9.00am - 5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    60 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working alongside experienced Buro Four colleagues, you will provide support in regard to the delivery of our project management services, leading the planning and delivery of construction projects, across various sectors through all phases of design, preconstruction, construction, and project completion.

While the role is varied, you will typically support with the following:

  • Working with the client to understand their goals and needs and setting the strategic direction of the project
  • Attending project related meetings, preparing minutes and following up on actions
  • Preparing project schedules and reports while managing key deadlines, budgets and risk
  • Updating the client with regard to project status and monitoring the progress of the project
  • Managing and keeping up to date and compliant project documentation
  • Communicating with clients to cultivate and maintain good relationships
  • You will spend 20% of your time at college/university and the remainder of your time in the office putting theory into practice
  • Guided by experienced Buro Four colleagues in your project teams, you will gain valuable on-the-job experience while learning about Buro Four, our people lead approach to project management, and the wider industry in general

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

This programme will see you gaining technical and practical on-the-job training whilst obtaining a Chartered Surveyor Degree - Level 6 with UCEM, University of Estate Management  

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possibility of progressing as a Project Manager for the right candidate.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English and mathematics (Grade 4 (or C) or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent 96 UCAS tariff points (Grade CCC, or ACE/ BTEC) Essential

About the employer

Buro Four is an independent company of project managers, and we have a way of doing things that sets us apart. We are known for great service, talented people, and smart thinking. As experts in managing construction projects and programmes our single mission is to transform vision to reality in the very best way we can for our clients, our projects, our people, our business, and our world. Our service is specialist and independent, providing a pro-active, hands-on approach to leading projects and realising client objectives. From being one of the first practitioners of project management when we set up in 1985, we have grown to become an internationally recognised specialist in our field. Our independence means that we can act solely in the best interest of our clients, unbiased by any other discipline. As an Employee Benefit Trust, the future direction of our business is shaped by everyone who works at Buro Four. This ensures a positive, supportive, and fun working environment where every individual is recognised and valued for their contribution to the success of our business. Our people are our best asset, we place great importance on creating strong and honest relationships with our clients, teams, and contractors to collaborate, solve and drive progress.




102 Colmore Row


B3 3AG



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Chartered surveyor (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please send a CV and a covering letter to the application email address Your covering letter should include: • Why you wish to join Buro Four. • What skills you would personally bring to the role and Buro Four. • Why you are interested in working in the built environment. • Any relevant experience you would like to highlight. Selection Process Step 1: Send your CV & Covering letter to 2: Virtual interview 3: Interview at Buro Four’s office

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Jul 2023