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Senior Project Manager - Construction


Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: QP928-557

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The opportunity

Project: To work on a regeneration scheme for a large mixed-use development that will host entertainment and sporting events.

Responsible for leading and managing a project, or part thereof, providing advice to the client in planning the project, including design, procurement, project controls and delivery, managing relationships with the client and other project stakeholders, provide advice to the client to enable him to make key project decisions in a timely manner, and ensure these are suitably administered, develop the project execution plan, ensure it is agreed with project stakeholders, and ensure that all relevant parties you lead and supervise also understand these project objectives in your day to day management of the project, plan, manage and monitor the project, reporting any areas of concerns in a timely manner.

Your responsibilities will include

• Managing and being accountable for your scope of work on the project.
• Managing your subordinates in a professional, inclusive and caring manner.
• Establishing the project execution plan and leading and supervising the relevant project team/parties to achieve these objections.
• Managing matters in relation to Health, safety, and wellbeing on the project at all stages.
• Managing the planning and monitoring of the progress of your project.
• Preparing necessary project plans and keeping them updated and relevant over the course of the project.
• Ensuring project budgets are managed.
• Ensuring quality systems are in place and suitably managed and monitored.
• Managing relevant meetings and site walks and ensuring these are suitably recorded.
• To be actively involved in risk management.
• Communication with all project parties/stakeholders and ensuring suitable records are maintained.
• Managing by example working collaboratively and always in an inclusive manner.


About you

• You have good project planning skills & understanding on both time and budgets, good knowledge of HSE rules and regulations and a proactive approach
• Suitable technical qualification relevant to the specific project / role, good skills in communicating and presenting, good commercial awareness, good project controls skills
• Good understanding of design processes and authority requirements to be able to lead forums with related project stakeholders
• Good understanding of industry best practice, you are a strong communicator & presenter, collaborator and team player always acting inclusively whilst leading by example
• A strong leader able to persuade and influence teams, able to interface with clients and stakeholders at all times in line Mace core values, strong skills in problem solving, creative and innovative on proactive in utilising new technology and exploring a ‘better way’, mindful of Mace sustainability and social responsibility goals as you fulfil your role and make plans and decisions, and you will recommend ways to resolve any issues as they arise
• Will produce and manage accurate records for all project issues as required
• Will at all times comply with Mace processes and procedures and deliver our services in line with Mace core values, relevant major programme or stadia experience required.

Apply now for a confidential discussion.

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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