Senior Construction Manager

Faithful+Gould

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Posted
Ref: SP117-206

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Faithful+Gould are currently looking for an experienced Senior Construction Manager to form part of our Project Management Consultant (PMC) project team based on a large mixed use development in Abu Dhabi. The main objective of the PMC is to implement and manage the overall Development Programme, which includes infrastructure enhancement works, as well as leidure, retail and hospitality new build elements. The team shall be expected to assist the client in any way possible to ensure the Development is completed to the required timescales and within their stated budgets.

Responsibilities
- Part of a multi functional team responsible for delivering a large number of varied projects in accordance with the client's requirements.
- Overall construction management as part of a client team with particular emphasis on logisitics and handover.
- Complete review of existing operations within the client organisation, assessing both the strengths and weaknesses and compiling reports for presentation to the client.
- Chair weekly/ monthly progress meetings.
- Ensure resources are appropriate to meet current and future commitments and to maximise opportunities.

Rewards and Benefits

We offer an excellent package which includes:
- A competitive salary
- Accommodation allowance;
- Transportation allowance;
- 22 calendar days annual leave;
- Medical and life insurance cover;
- Company gratuity scheme;
- Discretionary bonus scheme;
- Annual flight allowance to point of origin
- Employee Assistance Programme

Requirements

Requirements
- Degree qualified: Bachelor Degree or equivalent in a related field;
- 10 +years of experience and preferably have experience similar to this project/role;
- Previous experience working in UAE.
- Professional membership preferred;
- Demonstrable track record in the delivery of mixed-use, multi functional projects;
- Construction management background
- Effective in building good working relationships within complex structures both within projects, with clients and internally;
- The successful candidate will also be able to mobilise people and teams and drive for a successful delivery.

SNC Lavalin's Faithful+Gould business is one of the world's leading integrated project and programme management consultancies, with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.

Our aim is to protect and maximize our clients' interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.

Key services include - Project management, programme management, project controls, commercial management, cost management and expert scheduling and construction planning.

Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focused our digital transformation around platform modernization and product development and through standardization and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.

Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting - and then developing - brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It's precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart.

Acquired by SNC Lavalin in 2017, we also have an extensive depth of geographic exposure across 50 countries and the breadth of 53,000 experts. As one of the largest engineering contractors, we have access to 17,000 staff in the Middle East making us one of the largest multidisciplinary consultancies in the region.

About the Company

SNC Lavalin’s Faithful+Gould business is one of the world’s leading integrated project and programme management consultancies, with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.

Our aim is to protect and maximize our clients’ interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.

Key services include - Project management, programme management, project controls, commercial management, cost management and expert scheduling and construction planning.

Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focused our digital transformation around platform modernization and product development and through standardization and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.

Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting – and then developing – brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It’s precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart.