Onshore Project Manager

Kershaw Leonard

Dubai, UAE

Ref: KP792-812

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Our client is part of a large group of companies originally specializing in steel fabrication but over the last decade, they have not only just explored new territories but also expanded into different industries such as oil and gas, refineries, infrastructure, water distribution networks, marine and offshore projects, residential and industrial projects.

They are now looking for an Onshore Project Manager to be based in Dubai but work in various African locations such as Kenya, Somalia and sub Saharan Africa. The projects will be working on pipelines, structured steel buildings, oil storage tanks and will include complete fabrication and erection responsibilities.
The Project Manager will be involved from the very outset of the bidding but once the project has been won, he will be in total control. He will need to liaise with the client, the consultants and every aspect of the execution of the project until ultimate sign off.

AED 10,000 to 15,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.
Additional benefits: Company Car, Medical Insurance, Air Ticket, Business Expenses


The candidate will need:
• 10 to 15 years’ experience of pipelines, storage tanks and structured steel buildings
• Experience of working in adverse conditions
• Experience of working in African countries
• A degree in Mechanical Engineering
• CBM certification
• PLAM certification

In addition to a competitive salary the successful candidate will receive food and accommodation whilst working on site as well as having all business expenses covered.

About the Company


Who we are:

Founded in September 1999 The Kershaw Leonard Group was based upon professional recruitment practices laid down by the UK Institute of Employment Consultants whose values are still at the core of our success today.

Inherently we believe that recruitment is a people business not a CV processing business and as such we take time and care to make sure we understand the needs of both our Clients and our Candidates.

Such attention to the care side of our business together with the sheer length of time we have been established has given us a unique position. We regularly attract top class candidates who only want to work with Kershaw Leonard as they trust our confidentiality and professionalism. Similarly, more than 75% of the clients we work with come back for more when they have a new position to fill.

What we do:

Kershaw Leonard Group places exceptional talent on a Global scale. Our winning strategy is to partner very closely with a small number of clients so we can really understand their objectives, needs and aspirations in a way that allows us to intuitively know the kind of cultural fit they are looking for when the time comes for them to recruit new talent. Then once that talent is on board and part of the client’s team, to assist wherever is needed to improve performance and leadership skills

Why Us:

The Kershaw Leonard Group is more than just a recruitment agency. In addition to KL Recruitment, KL Consulting offers a vast spectrum of skills from our experienced behavioural psychologist and consultants with almost two decades of HR Director level experience in the region.

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Project Manager salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 19,500

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