Planning Manager - Landscaping & Infrastructure

Fletcher Piccolo Associates (FPA)

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: SP823-03

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time


Our client is a leading construction company based in Abu Dhabi, UAE. It has a diverse portfolio across various sectors such as landscaping & infrastructure into commercial, residential, and industrial projects. The company has played a significant role in shaping the urban landscape of Abu Dhabi through its successful completion of numerous landmark projects.

The Position

The position of Planning Manager will be responsible for leading the planning division and reporting to the Operations Director.

Key Responsibilities:

• Coordinate project timelines and schedules.
• Oversee budget management for each project.
• Collaborate with design teams to ensure plans meet client requirements.
• Procure necessary materials and equipment for projects.
• Manage subcontractors and ensure compliance with project plans.
• Conduct site inspections to monitor progress and quality of work.
• Address any issues or delays that arise during project execution.
• Ensure adherence to safety regulations and protocols on-site.
• Communicate regularly with clients to provide updates and address concerns.
• Document project progress and maintain accurate records for future reference.



• Strong understanding of construction planning methodologies and techniques.
• Proficiency in project management software such as Primavera P6 or Microsoft Project.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to coordinate with various stakeholders.
• Previous experience in managing landscape or infrastructure construction projects, preferably in the UAE or Middle East region.
• Strong leadership skills, adept at motivating teams, managing stakeholders, and ensuring project success.
• Hold a relevant industry degree

About the Company

Founded by Aaron Fletcher and Tony Piccolo, FPA is a prominent recruitment and HR consulting firm operating in the Middle East and the UK. With an impressive professional background of over 22 years, both founders have established themselves as reliable partners for top-tier talent acquisition in the industry.

Our firm's skilled team provides a wide range of specialized services, including executive search, specialist recruitment, and industry salary benchmarking, tailored to meet the unique needs of our clients.

We take a comprehensive approach to ensure that we find the right talent to drive businesses forward. At FPA, we are committed to excellence and leverage our industry expertise to navigate the competitive landscapes of the Construction and Real Estate markets. This dedication to our clients makes us the preferred partner for businesses seeking success in these industries.

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AED 28,500

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