AECOM Senior Project Manager, Infrastructure, Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi

Job Summary

The Senior Project Manager will on a daily basis, plan, direct, and oversee all aspects for infrastructure for a world class development project. Provide direction & management of projects to ensure on-schedule completion, within budget, in accordance with contractual obligations. The incumbent will be responsible for the scope development, scope management including overview of design and construction stages and commercial performance of the project to meet goals and objectives.

Job Duties

  • Liaison and coordination with the Project Director and Client on a day to day basis as required.

  • Direct and manage the implementation of the project including coordination with project stakeholders, consultants, contractors and other external and internal parties to achieve project milestones.

  • Act as the Company representative with the Client and selected consultants and contractors during the program execution.

  • Negotiate changes to the scope of work with the client and contractors to meet project requirements. Responsible for following up on instructions & commitments associated with the project.

  • Oversee establishment of Project Execution Plan, Health & Safety Plan, Control Plan and other documents.

  • Establish the program requirements for all areas of the project, and monitor the draft and final deliverables for adherence to these criteria.

  • Assign responsibility to key subordinates and monitor progress of assigned tasks and deliverables

  • Work with other managers, project engineers and discipline heads to develop budgets, schedules and plans for the various elements of a project.

  • Work with the key project individuals to devise and execute actions plans to rectify potential cost overruns or delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work.

  • Monitor and report to management on the progress of all project activities within the program, including significant milestones, and any conditions, which would affect project cost or schedules.

  • Establish and chair weekly progress meetings to review project status and formulate actions items. Prepare weekly and monthly reports.

  • Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

  • Ensure compliance with the company’s Quality Assurance policies and procedures

  • Provide input to performance reviews and development plans for subordinates.

  • Assist the Manager in identification and pursuit of business development opportunities.

  • Prepare proposals and qualification documents in the interest of obtaining new assignments.

  • Assist the Manager in recruiting staff members.

  • Provide such further assistance to senior management as may be required from time to time.

  • Review the design works and assist in providing technical support to the design team to ensure that the works are in line with the client design and scope targets.

  • Implementation of safe work environments in the office and on construction sites.

  • Supervise a number of AECOM team members as required.

Specific Skills Required

  • Good working knowledge of FIDIC contracts or similar

  • Extensive experience in managing Major Infrastructure Development Project (with multidiscipline Infrastructure)

  • Ability to travel frequently to other GCC countries is a must.

  • Relevant Infrastructure management experience in Saudi Arabia

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 15 years of experience within similar projects.

  • PMP, MBA or equivalent is preferable

  • Proficiency in Arabic language would be advantageous

  • Membership of recognized professional institutions is preferable

Project Scope:

  • Major Development Infrastructure Project Management

  • Managing Project Managers, Assistance PM and Project Coordinators

  • Manage Infrastructure Support to other business lines

  • Frequent business travel to meet client and manage projects outside UAE.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or similar.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Engineering - Project / Program / Management

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195588BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.