Project Manager - #57999

Parsons Corporation


Date: 1 week ago
City: Abu Dhabi
Contract type: Full time
Job Description

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Project Manager to join our team!

What You'll Be Doing

  • Lead and guide design strategies and overall project approaches to ensure Client’s objectives are achieved and Client’s expectations are consistently met.
  • Manage scope definition, development, and the tendering process for procurement of sub-consultants and/or third-party reviewers.
  • Provide direction and management on design aspects related to infrastructure design projects (roads, bridges, tunnels, utilities, landscape, etc.).
  • Devise, in coordination with the Project Director, PM team, design management, and design delivery strategy to ensure technical excellence and on-schedule completion of design activities.
  • Provide technical input, solutions, and expertise as required.
  • Promote technical excellence on the project through the application of quality assurance processes, ensuring quality objectives applied to each project are consistently met.
  • Prepare, execute, monitor, and control the projects' design management plans.
  • Maintain overall knowledge of drawings, specifications, general contracts, and time schedules.
  • Express awareness of the local authorities’ requirements, processes, and procedures, the required documentation to obtain authorities' approvals, and the required level of details for the design documentation.
  • Provide high-level liaison with Clients and Client’s representatives on design progress.
  • Establish and chair meetings and design workshops as required to review project status and formulate action items.
  • Manage the delivery of the design by the various disciplines by ensuring consistency in designs produced with respect to adherence to the overall vision, concept design, design criteria, required standards, and Client’s expectations.
  • Coordinate and manage activities of sub-consultants for the delivery of projects.
  • Liaise with Discipline Leads, internal and external team members including designers, specialist designers, engineering disciplines, quantity surveyors, etc., to ensure fully coordinated design between all disciplines.
  • Work with Project Director, Project Manager, and Discipline Leads to develop budgets, schedules, and plans for the various elements of a project.
  • Ability to mentor and lead subordinates and young engineers to improve their performance and develop their career.
  • Monitor the quality and progress of the disciplines in projects, ensuring that production requirements are satisfied.
  • Work closely with Project Managers to resolve any existing or forecasted problems related to discipline staffing, quality of work, schedule performance, or productivity.


What Required Skills You'll Bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from a recognized institution.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in roads and infrastructure projects within a consultancy.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a similar role managing roads and infrastructure design projects.
  • Incumbent should have a broad general technical and business background.
  • Must have the ability to manage projects, interface with clients, and enjoy being hands-on technically in the project.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of industry standards.
  • Incumbent must meet Parsons' project management certification requirements.
  • Proven ability to perform in a management capacity, excellent written and oral communication.


Minimum Clearance Required To Start

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

How to apply

To apply for this job you need to authorize on our website. If you don't have an account yet, please register.

Post a resume

Similar jobs

AVP- Compliance Testing & Issue Management (UAE National)

bankfab, Abu Dhabi
8 hours ago
Full-time Sub Division: Compliance Testing, MI & Governance Division: Group Compliance Company Description FAB, the UAE's largest bank and one of the world's most secure financial institutions, is dedicated to creating value for its employees, customers, shareholders, and communities. Through innovation, agility, and differentiation, FAB is committed to fostering growth. We are looking for top talent and your success is...

Finance Manager

Skill Farm, Abu Dhabi
17 hours ago
Skill Farm Members are invited to apply for the following role:Roles & Responsibilities:Ensure timely and accurate recording of financial transactions, reconciliation of accounts and preparation of financial statements in compliance with accounting standards and regulationsCoordinate external audits and tax filings, addressing any audit findings or compliance issues as neededEnsure timely renewals of the organization's licenses complying to the regulatory needsLead...

AVP Finance Manager

Skill Farm, Abu Dhabi
20 hours ago
Skill Farm Members are invited to apply for the following role:Roles & Responsibilities:Assist in the monthly metrics reporting and work with back office to mitigate identified risk items by defining adequate and feasible controls.Analyse data to increase transparency, drive decisions and challenge the status quo.Provide complete service support to advisors, including solving complex client inquiries received by the advisors.Responsible, alongside...