PMO / Controls Director


Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: QP928-564

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The opportunity

Your responsibilities will include:

• Recognising lead for projects controls delivery of medium/high complexity projects/programmes.
• Defining specific project control methods, techniques and tools.
• Being an expert in the implementation of EVM and total cost management.
• Managing and cultivating defined client relationships and securing new work
• Leading and managing a team of professionals delivering projects controls services and responsible for staff development.
• Devising strategies, alternatives and recommendations for effective delivery solutions to meet client needs.
• Managing resourcing, growing and developing the team.
• Setting up effective project controls systems and procedures.
• Supporting to senior management in deal negotiations, contract development, due diligence and other business development or alliance development projects.


About you

• You have a degree or equivalent with professional work experience in one or more specific disciplines in the programme, project or commercial management disciplines.
• You have an ability to manage activities with significant uncertainty of solution or outcome.
• You have a relevant CSCS Card.
• You are digitally savvy, can build lasting client relationships and lead strong, motivated teams.
• You will have a construction or project management background and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace have to offer.

About the Company

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East North Africa and India, North America, Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - going home safe and well, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most complex and inspiring projects around the world.

We support our people who are aiming to achieve an academic or professional qualification that will help them develop personally and deliver to the highest standard for our clients. At Mace you can deepen your knowledge, expand your skills and define your own path.

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