Assistant Project Manager Job Description Sample

A job description helps potential applicants identify relevant positions that would be a good fit for their skillset. Use this template to get started.
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Example job summary

A successful job summary will provide applicants with a strong introduction to your company and the role. Use positive and active language that sums up the advertised role and your company. Include an exact location, or mention if the location is remote.

Example Assistant Project Manager job summary

Our furniture company is in need of an assistant project manager to join our fast-paced project management team. The qualified candidate will have prior experience working in project management, with a demonstrated history of juggling many complex tasks at once. As our assistant project manager, you will lead multiple projects at once and have hands-on involvement in each of them. A Bachelor’s degree is required for this position, although candidates lacking a 4-year degree who have 5+ years’ experience in a similar role will be considered.

Assistant Project Manager responsibilities

This section should convey the most important duties for the role. Highlight any responsibilities that may be unique to the role or particularly interesting for potential applicants. It’s also beneficial to describe how the role fits into the larger organization.

Example Assistant Project Manager responsibilities

  • Concurrently manage multiple projects
  • Oversee sourcing
  • Ensure projects are completed on time
  • Guide projects from ideation to completion
  • Manage punch lists
  • Achieve clients' visions

Assistant Project Manager requirements

This section should list the essential qualities of an ideal candidate. Include previous work experience, education or achievements that would be beneficial. And list any preferred hard and soft skills.

Example Assistant Project Manager requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Prior project management experience
  • Leadership skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
  • Organization skills
  • Basic knowledge of CAD preferred

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