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Project Manager Apprenticeship ARCADIS (UK) LIMITED

As a Project Manager you’ll be working within a diverse team, cultivating a deep understanding of our sectors, building long-term relationships with clients and colleagues, and finding ways to improve ways in which we work.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    5 Years

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    24 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The apprentice will work under the supervision of and support several professional consultants on the delivery of construction projects for a variety of clients, on a wide range of projects in the Local Government Sector from initial concept (including supporting on grant funding applications) through to outline / detailed design, procurement, delivery and handover.  

Typical tasks and activities include:

·       Preparation and maintenance of key project documents such as action trackers and minutes, risk registers, project execution plans etc

·       Review of project programmes and monitoring thereof.

·       Monitor the expenditure against predefined budgets of costs including professional fees, surveys and investigations, and construction.

·       Collate, analyse and report on cost, schedule and risk performance data, utilising digital toolsets to efficiently visualise and communicate insights for project teams.

·       Review technical design drawings and management plans to understand the scope and constraints of a project and support scope change control procedures.

·       Undertake on the job training on a range of industry leading tools and procedures, and, along with the learning from their part-time degree course, apply these skills to ongoing project activities.

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

  • This programme will see you obtain a BSc Construction Management - Level 6 with UCEM, University of Estate Management 


What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • The apprentice will complete the apprenticeship as a fully trained and qualified Project Manager
  • They will then undertake further career paths in Arcadis to progress onto larger projects, lead teams etc

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5 or C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5 or C) Essential
A Level or equivalent Maths & English (Grade A-C) Essential

About the employer

Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. We are 28,000 people, active in over 70 countries that generate €3.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world.





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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Design and construction management (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

Selection Process Step 1: Apply Online Step 2: Psychometric behavioural assessment Step 3: Assessment Centre Step 4: Interview

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Jan 2023