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Assistant Project Manager - High-rise Residential

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Job number: 05790
  • Job field: Consultancy Project Management
  • Job posted: 11/11/19
  • Job status: 11/12/19
  • Job schedule: Full-time
The company

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across North America, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, India and Asia Pacific.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - going home safe and well, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most complex and inspiring projects around the world.

We support our people who are aiming to achieve an academic or professional qualification that will help them develop personally and deliver to the highest standard for our clients. At Mace you can deepen your knowledge, expand your skills and define your own path.

The opportunity

Be a part of our international consultancy business that spans our five global hubs, where we oversee work for world leading organisations across the public and private sectors.

Our Middle East and North Africa hub started in 1998 and has successfully operated in a wide range of countries, delivering project and programme management and cost consultancy services.

The role

Assistant Project Manager - High-rise Residential

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the senior project manager and project director on a daily basis.
  • Providing support in the development of the project management strategy and delivery.
  • Assisting and participating in the procurement of sub-consultants and contractors required for all of the construction packages.
  • Administering with tender review, recommendation and eventual award of these packages.
  • Being involved in the design management, delivery, quality, time, cost and hand over of these key packages.
  • Supervising the sub-consultants and drive the nominated contractors/sub-contractors.
  • Overseeing and executing the tasks associated with the management of projects.
  • Contributing to the project execution plan.
  • Preparing project status reports for clients, management and team members.
  • Tracking project progress (goals, schedule and budget) and generates status reports.
  • Promoting and coordinating project risk reviews.
  • Identifying potential cost savings.
  • Coordinating the project communication plan.
  • Meeting with client, representatives and suppliers regarding project execution.
The requirements

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Previous working experience in construction delivery either in a contractor or project management consultancy.
  • International project experience would be an advantage.
  • High-rise and residential experience.
  • Ability to be client facing when needed.
  • Detailed knowledge of health and safety matters.
  • Good commercial awareness and good internal business reporting.
  • Excellent communication skills.

  • A relevant degree qualification.
  • With professional memberships.

“Mace is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our people to excel.”
  • Job number: 05790
  • Job field: Consultancy Project Management
  • Job posted: 11/11/19
  • Job status: 11/12/19
  • Job schedule: Full-time


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