DESIGN PROJECT MANAGER

Summary:

Using the most up-to-date project management standards, the Design Management team provides support to the design teams. We play a key role throughout the design phases, from contract administration to change control, time and cost management, payments, and risk management.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review and understand the project scope and identify any scope gap.

  • Liaise with Design Directors regarding project resource requirements including required sub-consultants.

  • Responsible to develop the project program in accordance with the project contract along with the Design Manager/Design Director in liaison with the Planner.

  • Overall responsibility for delivering the project within the contract timelines and budget. 

  • Liaise with design manager to assure compliance with QA/QC and company quality standard.

  • Responsible for project contract administration and assisting with resolving contractual difficulties.

  • Liaise with the commercial department to ensure timely issuance of invoices in accordance with the project contract.

  • Identify any potential variations and provide the supporting documents to the commercial department.

  • Manage the sub-consultants to ensure timely delivery of their scope.

  • Assist Project Leads to maintain compliance and reviewing project plans.

  • Conduct timely reviews of design progress and check scope compliance.

  • Liaise with the Document Control team to maintain the project records.

  • Maintain and update project Risk Register.

  • Complete the project close-out procedures including collecting any retention payment.

  • Thorough knowledge of and compliance with SIEC procedures and standards

Qualifications & Technical Skills:

  • Able to demonstrate the ability to undertake the above responsibilities

  • Background in the building or construction industry

  • A relevant postgraduate qualification

  • Project management experience. PMP certified will be preferred

  • Understanding of the design process

  • Resilient to cope with conflicting demands, able to prioritize duties and work under pressure

  • Excellent written and verbal communication

Interested candidates may send their CV to careers@studioi.ae

Please put DESIGN PROJECT MANAGER as the subject of your application