Senior Project Manager
Abu Dhabi
Job Reference No: AD1505

Job id : 311
Job Requirement
Experience: 7 to 10 years
Qualification level: Bachelor Degree; Master Degree
Job Function: Engineering
Age bracket: NA
Gender: Any
Salary: NA
Career Level: Management
Skillset: Civil, Engineer, HSE, Project Management, PMP, Control, Property Development, Real estate
Job Description

 Job Summary:

  • Manage overall delivery of individual property developments, while ensuring adherence to schedule, budget, quality, HSE standards


   Job Description:

  • Manage project team and ensure project is completed as per the budget, schedule and quality standards and all contractual requirements are met
  • Coordinate activities of contractors/consultants,  monitor performance, hold periodic meetings and schedule periodic on-site visits to verify status
  • Review, expand and refine initial high level plan and budget developed by Project Control during feasibility phase and review against PMC project schedule and budget
  • Ensure project is progressing according to plan and generate progress reports with the support of Project Control and submit for Project Director’s review
  • Liaise with Procurement to ensure that all contracts required to complete the project are in place and provide input on project scoping effort
  • Provide input into project design phase if and when required
  • Identify budget and schedule deviations, issues and risks, assess impact and define action plans in accordance with Planning & Control and seek Project Director approval
  • Liaise with Design and Infrastructure to assess and address design issues (i.e. change orders)
  • Follow-up with Government Relations/PMC to obtain required permits and licenses
  • Proactively discourage variations and mitigate cost and schedule impact and review
  • Manage all constructability issues and liaise with relevant parties to address them
  • Ensure onsite filing, control and maintenance of project design and execution documents
  • Manage project contracts and ensure project compliance with terms and conditions
  • Perform final handover to asset operator
  • Ensure project abides by HSE policies and guidelines

Business capabilities:

  • 12+ years of experience in project management, with at least 5 years in senior project oversight position
  • Proven experience of managing construction for developments
  • Experience in Museum and Science center exhibits preferred
  • Strong knowledge and exposure to the GCC real estate market
  • Proven expertise in contractor management
  • HSE champion with a proven track record < 2% safety incidents
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Full understanding of construction industry and all related technical components

Interpersonal skills

  •  Ability to manage small teams of at least 5 people
  • Ability to manage more than one project at a time; plan and execute tasks as per project schedule, budget and quality
  • Strong conflict resolution and management skills for resolving conflicts on the field


  • Bachelor degree in civil engineering, architecture, or equivalent
  • MBA or technical post-graduate degree is preferred



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