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Creation Date: 2014/06/30 23:23:38
Expiry Date: 2014/08/29
Ref. JB3069357

Delite Engineering Center

Interior Fit-out Project Manager
Delite Engineering Center

Job Description

Accomplishes project objectives by planning and evaluating project activities. Estimates the cost of each project and develops a detailed timeline for project completion.


• Estimate projects based on current market conditions and local market pricing.

• Develop and maintain construction schedule through development meeting with both the clients and subcontractors.

• Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing requirements.

• Guide project to completion to ensure proper close-out.

• Strong local market knowledge, understanding cost-to-completion projections and makes decisions accordingly

• Strong local market knowledge and network of suppliers, contractors, consultants and market information.

• Strong network and knowledge of local market government approvals.

• Ensures project documents and government approvals are complete, current, and stored appropriately with Administrative Assistant.

• Manages resources in conjunction with functional managers, production and sub-contractors.

• Manages day-to-day operational aspects of project and scope.

• Arrange and lead meetings with both clients and subcontractors to insure the project is kept in budget and on time while delivering a quality project.

• Develop and maintain RFI’s, submittals, proposed owner change orders, subcontract contracts, meeting agendas.

• Plan, schedule and coordinate in-house and consultant building construction projects from inception to completion.

• Draft and award subcontracts, purchase orders and change orders as needed.

• Work with onsite superintendent to facilitate project construction process.

• Identify potential issues and ensure timely decisions are made.

• Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.


Communication Skills Required

• Facilitates team and client meetings effectively.

• Holds regular status meetings with project team.

• Keeps executive team informed of project progress and cost status

• Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully.

• Monitors and reports on schedule and cost, margins and profitability.

Leadership Skills Required

• Challenges others to develop as leaders while serving as a role model and mentor.

• Manages the development of team by ensuring, when possible, that project tasks are in line with each contributors capabilities and/or interests.

• Inspires coworkers to attain goals and pursue excellence.

• Identifies opportunities for improvement and makes constructive suggestions for change.

• Prepares for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures.

• Encourages “straight talk” among team members

Job Details

  • Job Location: Dubai, UAE
  • Company Industry: Architecture; Interior design
  • Requirements : Employer (Private Sector)
  • Job Role: Management
  • Joining Date: 2014-07-30
  • Employment Status: Full time
  • Employment Type: Employee
  • Manages Others: Yes
  • Number of Vacancies: 1

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Management
  • Years of Experience: Min: 7 Max: 20
  • Residence Location: United Arab Emirates
  • Gender: Male
  • Nationality: Australia; Canada; Great Britain (UK); Ireland; New Zealand; United Kingdom; United States
  • Degree: Bachelor's degree