Dubai, UAE

Project Manager

AE7 Dubai is looking for a Project Manager to work on international projects. Preferred candidates will have experience / expertise in both commercial and private projects of various sizes and scale.

Reporting to: Principal

Responsibilities:

  • The Project Manager will act as the Face of AE7 to our Clients.
  • The Project Manager is the point of contact to all members of the project and all facets of the project work and manages the policies and procedures set forth in the company.
  • The PM coordinates with various disciplines to work together.
  • Responsible for total delivery of Engineering Services to the best professional standards.
  • Work as a team leader during all the project stages.
  • Set targets, monitor progress and make critical decisions as to how to deliver projects on time and within budget, and to meet clients’ expectations.
  • Manage subconsultants, set standards, goals and objectives to be achieved by subconsultants and ensure their delivery.
  • Implement the Quality Management System and evaluate where continual improvements can be made.
  • Other duties as requested from time to time.

 

Qualities & skills required

Essential:

  • Professional degree in Architecture with 10 to 15 years of total experience, and at least 5 years in the Middle East.
  • Experience in different types of Building and Complexes, Residential, Mixed use, Hospitality etc.
  • Capable of communicating with Clients, and Contractors on large and complex projects.
  • Able to manage full coordination between multiple disciplines and subconsultants in different locations.
  • Familiarity with Local Building Regulations and Authorities including International Building Codes and Life Safety requirements for building design as well as an understanding of local requirements is a must.
  • Experienced with modern techniques in building construction as well as standard construction methods in the region.
  • Will be involved in daily contact with the Client and/or Representative and must follow through with managing the workload of the team as well as invoicing and payment from the Client.
  • Excellent written and oral skills are required.

Desirable:

  • Ability to use some of the following: AutoCAD, Sketch up, Revit, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)

All candidate submissions should be in PDF format (under 10MB) with applicant’s name in the filename.