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Project Manager

Atkins Middle East

Muscat, Oman

Ref: HP331-1548

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

We are currently looking for an experienced Project Manager who will manage, co-ordinate and monitor the construction process in the execution stage through to final handover, making sure that the project is completed within safety, time, cost and quality parameters in co-ordination with all consultants, contractors, agencies and departments involved to ensure the smooth progress of the work. The key attributes required to fulfil a Job Leader providing full scope of Project Management services for a mixed-use development project in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

The main responsibilities include managing the overall performance of Project Management Services for the project, handing over the project to the client on time as per the contractual terms, and maintaining direct liaison with the client and project team:


- Manage tenders
- Design management
- Client's representative
- Prepare procurement strategy
- Monitor submissions to Authorities
- Reports on Time Entitlement Claims
- Prepare and submit progress reports
- Prepare the execution plan and procedures
- Manage conclusion of construction contracts
- Chair project team meetings with third parties
- Manage value engineering and risk evaluation
- Prepare overall design / construction schedule
- Monitor actual progress against planned progress
- Prepare progress monitoring tools for the management and monitoring of the schedules
- Prepare and agree project control procedures during the design and construction phases
- Monitor design progress (flow of information from Local sub consultants to Prime designer)
- Establish and agree project reporting procedures, prepare and present monthly project progress to client
- Preparation and management of overview and strategic programmes, including design, procurement and construction schedules together with supporting information required schedules
- Head site Project Management Team which will be responsible for progress, contract and change management, cost control, quality management, HSE, QA/QC procedures

SNC Lavalin's Faithful+Gould business is one of the world's leading integrated project and programme management consultancies, with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.

Our aim is to protect and maximize our clients' interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.

Key services include - Project management, programme management, project controls, commercial management, cost management and expert scheduling and construction planning.

Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focused our digital transformation around platform modernization and product development and through standardization and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.

Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting - and then developing - brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It's precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart.



- Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related
- Minimum 15+ years' experience in planning and construction management of high end mixed-use and hospitality projects
- Knowledge of the full project lifecycle, including design and procurement
- Experience of attending and contributing to team briefings/meetings
- Experience in building and managing a project team
- Planning Software (P6, Microsoft Project, etc.)
- Articulate with Excellent communication skills
- Coaching, mentoring and Delegation skills
- Gulf experience (preferably Oman)
- Project management experience
- Constantly seeks improvement
- Excellent communication skills
- High level of attention to detail
- Advanced negotiation skills
- Commercial awareness
- Administrative skills
- Presentation skills
- Leadership skills
- Approachable
- Collaborative

Rewards and Benefits:

We offer an excellent package which includes:

- A competitive salary;
- Accommodation allowance;
- Transportation allowance;
- 22 calendar days annual leave;
- Medical and life insurance cover;
- Company gratuity scheme;
- Discretionary bonus scheme;
- Annual flight allowance to point of origin;
- Employee Well-Being Programme - 24 hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants

About the Company

Atkins is one of the leading providers of professional, technology based consultancy and support services to the industry, commerce and governments in all of the worlds major economies. With over 17,000 staff operating in Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and the Americas, Atkins has a broad range of skills and resources and provides Clients with a comprehensive service throughout the entire life cycle of the projects in the built environment.

We aim to be the international first choice supplier of technical and integrated services. Shaped by our customers' needs, our vision is to:

  • focus on quality
  • seek world class design and excellence
  • strive to add value
  • be flexible to the evolving needs of a changing society

Atkins first carried out design and supervision commissions in the Gulf area in 1967. From its regional head office in Dubai, U.A.E. Atkins Middle East now employs over 2000 staff located in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Oman (Muscat ), Qatar (Doha) Bahrain (Manama), Kuwait (Kuwait City) and India (Bangalore).

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Project Manager salaries in Oman

Average monthly compensation
OMR 2,100

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