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Project Manager - Construction

A Leading Multi-Disciplinary Planning and Design Firm in UAE

Dubai, UAE

Ref: LP512-51

Job description / Role

A leading architectural consulting firm is looking to hire an Project Manager-Construction with the below roles and responsibilities:

• Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion
• Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverable and estimate costs
• Oversee all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations
• Coordinate and direct construction workers and subcontractors
• Select tools, materials and equipment and track inventory
• Meet contractual conditions of performance
• Review the work progress on daily basis
• Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status
• Plan ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones
• Analyze, manage and mitigate risks
• Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques
• Collaborate with engineers, architects etc. to determine the specifications of the project
• Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements
• Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities
• Determine needed resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations
• Plan all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met
• Acquire equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies
• Supervise the work of laborers, mechanics etc. and give them guidance when needed
• Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports
• Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues

Requirements

• Proven experience as construction project manager
• In-depth understanding of construction procedures and material and project management principles
• Familiarity with quality and health and safety standards
• Good knowledge of MS Office
• Familiarity with construction/ project management software
• Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
• Excellent organizational and time-management skills
• A team player with leadership abilities
• BE / B.Sc /BA in civil engineering, building science or relevant field
• PMP or equivalent certification will be an advantage
• Able to manage team of employees and multiple projects

About the Company

A leading multi-disciplinary planning and design firm in UAE.

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Project Manager salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 24,500

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience