Ref: SP101-05

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Seeking an experienced construction project manager who is responsible for infrastructure projects. The candidate will lead the project from bidding to performance, selecting subcontractors, working with vendors and completion of the projects etc. The candidate should be knowledgeable about regulations, permits and project management methodology in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia or in the middle east regions, and also work well with others, be highly organized and detail-oriented, meet deadlines and strive to stay within budget

Main responsibilities: including but not limited to the following responsibilities:
1 .Leading the bidding process of infrastructure projects;
2. Define and executive the project scope and objectives;
3. Create and executive construction project management plan;
4. Ensure assigned projects are being completed within budget and schedule while meeting client requirements and business objectives;
5. Leading the bidding team/project team to ensure that deliverables are submitted on schedule and are meeting client expectations?
6. Ensuring that the terms of the contract are followed and managing scope changes by effectively delivering project objectives?
7. Manage the project team including construction managers, architects, engineers, consultants and administrative support etc.;
8. Monitor progress and financial/cash flowing control;
9. Provide support to the team to facilitate delivery of the project and its construction;
10. Responsible for overall work progress and technical performance on the project;
11. Lead and manage the project team through all phases of project planning, execution, and closeout, consistent with established project delivery processes to meet the scope, schedule, budget and other specified requirements stated in the contract;
12. Ensure robust project plans and forecasts are produced and regularly updated requirements;
13. Negotiate with Employer, Suppliers and Subcontractors to obtain profitable construction contracts;
14. Keep inventory of tools, equipment and machinery and manage resources such as construction materials, construction workers and equipment;
15. Create and update status reports for project stakeholders and clients;
16. Obtain all required permits, licenses and meet code regulations;
17. Monitor QA/QC plan and maintain its standards;
18. Monitor HSE plan and maintain its standards;
19. Executive Company's relevant regulations and decisions.

Reporting to: Department Manager
Other interactions: Department internal employees, company departments,and projects, and other commercial organizations.
Number required: 1
Duration: Permanent position 1-3 years
Probation: 3-6 months
Working Hours: Saturday-Thursday 10h per day
Travel requirements: Occasional travel between Sri Lanka and Saudi Arabia


Other certifications obtained: Certified Project Management Professional status or member of equivalent institution
University Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field
Nature and length of previous experience: More than 20 years work experience in the construction industry, and at least 5 years project manager experience for infrastructure projects.

Specialist knowledge:
1. Fluency in software programs related to construction management, including MS office, AutoCAD and project management software;
2. Current with rules and regulations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia or Middle East regions related to construction.
Soft Skills and Personality traits: 1. Strong team management and leadership skills;
2. Problem-solving and conflict-resolution skills;
3. Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both English and Arabic;
4. Project management skills such as time management, project budgeting, resource management and project scheduling;
5. Strong knowledge of construction management best practices

Language Fluency: Arabic and English
Gender Preference: Male

About the Company

Founded in 1982, China State Construction Engineering Corporation (hereinafter "China State Construction" and "CSCEC") is now a global investment and construction group featuring professional development and market-oriented operation.

China State Construction carries out business management through its public company - China State Construction Engineering Corporation Ltd. (stock code 601668.SH), and has eight listed companies and more than 100 subsidiaries.

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