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Assistant Project Manager Highways M/F

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General information


A major international group in the construction engineering and mobility services sectors, Egis creates and operates intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and addressing the major challenges of our time by helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
A 75%-owned subsidiary of Caisse des Dépôts, with the remaining 25% held by partner executives and employees, Egis places its multiple fields of expertise at the disposal of the community and makes cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects throughout their lifecycle: consulting, engineering, operation.
Through its wide-ranging fields of activity, Egis is a central player in the collective organisation of society and the living environment of its inhabitants all over the world.
€1.22 bn managed turnover in 2019
15,800 employees



Position description

Job title

Assistant Project Manager Highways M/F

Contract type

Project contract

Contract duration (in months)


Job description

Description :

This position shall primarily provide support to the Project Manager for delivery of a Project(s)
Draft, review or recommend any project management related documents as required
Provide progress reports as and when required
Attendance at relevant meetings


Skills and Competencies

Minimum of 8 years post graduate experience with experience in major infrastructure projects or programmes; preference will be given to roads, aviation, structures or rail related experience
Demonstrable track record in the delivery of large multidisciplinary projects
Appropriate knowledge of project management procedures
Technically proficient in all aspects of project management such as technical, commercial, project controls (programme, planning, risk, systems compliance etc.
Effective in building good working relationships within complex structures, both internally and with various project stakeholders

Key Responsibilities :

Ensure and review project management compliance related to Projects
Liaise with various internal teams and external stakeholders to effectively manage various Projects
Striving to reach the highest professional standards and adopt best practice methods
Ensure coordination and reporting is of a level that assists in the timely delivery of Project deliverables and facilitate all logistics and handover activities
Assists the Project Manager to monitor and review the activities of the supervision consultant and contractors during the implementation of projects
Assist with planning and implementation of project
Facilitate the definition of project scope and goals
Assist with defining project tasks and resource requirements
Develop full scale project plans
Help manage project budget
Help manage project resource allocation
Assist with planning and scheduling project timelines
Track project deliverables using appropriate tools.
Quality assurance
Responsible for specific project delivery across all disciplines (technical, quality, commercial, project controls (programme, planning, risk, systems compliance etc.)
Provide support primarily to the Project Manager where required on project management matters
Assists Project Manager to collect and update periodic reports for the projects and submit them to higher management in ASHGHAL to provide clear information on the status and extent of progress of work in the projects
Provide the required support to assist in the timely payment of invoices and resolutions of variations and claims


Qualifications & Criteria

University degree from a recognised University in an appropriate field such as, Civil Engineering, Project Management, Quantity Surveying, Procurement, Construction Management or equivalent
In-depth understanding of construction procedures, and project management principles
Excellent communication skills in English, written and spoken
Experience with using MS Office
Driver's License

Position localisation

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, Qatar



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

6-10 years