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Senior Project Manager M/F

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General information


Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.




Position description

Job title

Senior Project Manager M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Job description

Description :

• Management of Project objectives and goals for the Delivery Areas amongst other things to ensure that targets are being met and progress is being delivered for Authority managed Projects
• Responsible for the Project Management of Projects and Programme(s) of
Works within various Department Portfolios
• Responsible for the management and delivery of all project technical, commercial, project controls (including programme, planning, HSE, quality, risk, systems compliance) and other required disciplines necessary to ensure Authority goals are met
• Ensure, review and where necessary draft recommendations or other documentation in processing requests for variation, addendum, extension of time, etc. in accordance with Authority policies and guidelines
• Provide support to the Area Delivery Managers where required
• Provide regular progress reports and elevate issues on behalf of the Authority
• Provide progress reports as and when required
• Attendance at relevant meetings

Skills and Competencies :

• Minimum of 15 years post graduate experience with experience in major infrastructure projects or programmes; preference will be given to roads, aviation, structures or rail related experience

• Proven ability to perform in a management capacity and a thorough knowledge of industry practices and regulations are also required. In addition, must be knowledgeable of current technology and how it can be effectively utilised on the project

• In-depth understanding of construction procedures and material and project management principles

• Demonstrable track record in the delivery of large team led multidisciplinary projects

• In-depth knowledge of project management procedures

• A “rounded profile”, comfortable with strategic planning, risk management and/or change management analysis and commercial considerations (the successful candidate will also be able to mobilise people and teams and by their leadership skills and secure successful deliverables)

• Strong communication skills both orally and written to build and maintain excellent 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 heads of delivery teams and key stakeholders to effectively manage
various Projects
• Coordinate with all relevant parties and representatives such as owners and legal authorities to minimize any disruption and ensure the completion of the projects in time and within cost
• Overarching responsibility for project delivery across all disciplines (including technical, commercial, project controls (programe, planning, HSE, quality risk, systems compliance etc.)
• Ensure projects are moving forward
• Managing Senior Management Team meetings and strategic workshops
• Collaboration and communication with internal and external stakeholders
• Provide support to the Area Delivery Managers in particular, where required, on project management matters
• Elevate any issues on behalf of the Authority and 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
• Continually seek and capture lessons learned from the project and use this intelligence to improve systems, tools and processes

Qualifications & Criteria :

Mandatory Requirements :

• University degree from a recognized University in an appropriate field such as, Project Management, Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, Procurement or Construction Management or equivalent
• Evidence of discipline specific professional qualification PMP or equivalent
• Excellent communication skills in English, written and spoken
• Driver’s License

Desirable requirements

• Master’s degree in a relevant field
• Arabic language skills
• Chartered engineer status from a recognised institution
• Experience of working in Qatar and / or the Gulf region

Position location

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

Over 10 years


Arabic (6- Native language)