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Design Interface Manager M/F


Vacancy details

General information

Organisation

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
  

Reference

2020-2460  

Position description

Job title

Design Interface Manager M/F

Contract type

Fixed term contract

Contract duration (in months)

12 Months

Job description

 

     Identifying critical interfaces and implementing a planned systematic methodology for working on multiple projects with multiple Clients;

        Identifying and maintaining the key lines of communications between the Design Office and their Clients:

        Identifying and mitigating risks encountered in the Design Projects;

        Reviewing the assignments of the Engineering Team with the various Project Directors and Management.

        Keeping track of progress and adhering to deadlines as prescribed by the Design Office Manager;

        Able to review Engineering Drawings and checking quality of work prepared;

        Management the production of the design (geometry, drainage, and structural designs) including the Technical Management and coordination of the design team formed by Design engineers and CAD technicians

        Coordinate with other Design teams (Geotechnical, Structures, Environment, Buildings located in other Design Offices etc.) and with the various stakeholders, compiling the information and managing the interfaces between the different fields of expertise

        Oversight the production and review of Design Reports, Bills of Quantities, Costs Estimates and all written documents related to his activity

        Active reporting to the Project Director/Manager on progress, outstanding issues,

        Data Collection and Collation

        Performing such duties as may be required by the Project Director / Project Manager from time to time

 

Profile

        Degree in Civil Engineering

        Post graduate qualification would be an added advantage

        10 years of experience as Senior Highway Engineer

        Exposure to the design of Grade Separated Interchanges, Motorways and Expressways

        Minimum 4 years’ experience with an international engineering consulting company

        Construction background would be a plus

        Fluent in English

        Knowledge in French would be added advantage

        Experience as external checker on Project Drawings

        A Team Player able to work under pressure and demonstrate professional coordination

        Effective interpersonal, communication and multi-tasking skills

        Decisiveness and ability to work with multiple stakeholders

        Proactive Approach

        Other qualities:

                                                  i.    Attention to Detail

                                                 ii.    Excellent Communication: Oral and Written

                                                 iii.    Planning and Organizing Skills

                                                iv.    Professionalism

                                                 v.    Urgency

                                                vi.    Flexible

                                               vii.    Service orientated

Position localisation

Job location

Africa, Kenya

City

Nairobi

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

Over 10 years

Languages

  • English (5- Proficiency)
  • French (4- Advanced)