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Senior Construction Manager



Ref: HP362-1169

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

About the Role:

Think bigger scale. Think higher profile. Think ground-breaking. Join WSP, and you'll be at the heart of a team of international experts all dedicated to growing and sharing their expertise and working on projects that transform society for all of us.

WSP are looking for a? Senior Construction Manager to join our ongoing project in Riyadh Saudi Arabia.

A typical week would include:

* Organizes the on-site project team and allocates responsibility for HSE and site supervision
* Assist with reviews and analysis of all claims submitted by the Contractor
* Adopts a pro-active working and safety policy
* Establishes a good working relationship with all stakeholders across the project team and construction teams
* Adopts a fair and reasonable approach in dealing with contractual disputes
* Recognizes and shows appreciation of individual staff accomplishments
* Offers advice and guidance on how individuals' performance can be improved
* Provides support and follow-up on issues regarding staff problems
* Ensures quality of the work through close management of the Contraction Supervision Consultant
* Provides assistance and support to the project team in technical matters, including construct ability, procurement and shop drawings
* Demonstrate proactive awareness and reporting of overall progress of the works, work closely alongside the contractor(s) to mitigate against programme issues
* Provides input on all matters related to costs and programme
* Communicates effectively with the Client and other Stakeholders on all matters that may impact Contract duration or Contract Value
* Advises the Client regarding construction contractual matters and provides recommendations for resolving interface and logistics issues
* Work alongside the project team and Main Contractor(s) to coordinate all interfaces between the different contractors working on and adjacent to the project site. Provides input on the site and programme wide logistics
* Represent WSP as a senior member of the PMC team and always act in the spirit of collaboration and teamwork


We'd love to hear from you if you have:

* Minimum 10 years' industry experience in managing and delivering large and/or complex construction projects, to a high standard and to fast track programmes
* I demonstrate effective leadership and high commitment in order to achieve goals
* I have previous experience as a main contractor
* Experience as a member of a PMC (Programme Management Consultant ) is preferable?

What if we can?

What if we can have work-life balance?

What if we can be rewarded in ways that support our individual needs?

What if we can be accepted for who we are? Here at WSP - we can!

As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including first class medical cover, generous days annual leave, and paid professional subscriptions.

Be you, be happy.

We strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture which respects and maximizes the contribution individuals can bring to WSP. We recognise the benefits that people with varying backgrounds and experiences can bring. Here at WSP we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria.

About the Company

WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Property & Buildings, Transportation & Infrastructure, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Power & Energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. With 36,000 talented people in more than 500 offices across 40 countries, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.

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Construction Manager salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 26,000

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