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Parsons Corporation Project Manager (Architect) in United Arab Emirates

Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Project Manager (Architect) to join our team! In this role you will get to manage and coordinate development of the architectural and interior design for a major projects in Abu Dhabi and oversee its implementation.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Monitors the quality and progress of the discipline on each project, ensuring that production requirements are satisfied.

  • Works closely with Project Managers to resolve any existing or forecasted problems related to discipline staffing, quality of work, schedule performance, or productivity.

  • Establishes standards and procedures manuals for the discipline. Recommends improvements to department procedures.

  • Ensures performance within overhead budgets authorized for the discipline.

  • Actively participates in and promotes the Quality Improvement Program. May head a committee within the discipline, striving to motivate and educate the assigned personnel.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate Managing development of the detailed design of the buildings and interior design.

  • Coordinating development and approval of the architectural design with the Client and approving authority.

  • Reviewing technical submittals related to works.

  • Negotiates changes to the scope of work with the key contractors / subcontractors.

  • Responsible for following up on instructions and commitments associated with the project.

  • May participate in negotiations with regulatory agencies and in public meetings in support of clients.

  • Plans, directs, supervises, and controls the execution of all business, technical, fiscal, and administrative functions of the assigned project.

  • Works with other managers, project engineers, and discipline leads to develop budgets, schedules, and plans for the various elements of a project.

  • Works with the key project individual to devise and execute actions plans to rectify potential cost overruns or delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work. Advises the client management of any such changes.

  • The Project Manager is specifically responsible for maintaining current and timely change orders.

  • Promotes technical and commercial excellence on the project through application of Quality Assurance processes. Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activity within the program, including significant milestones, and any conditions, which would affect project cost or schedule.

  • Establishes weekly meeting to review project status and formulate action items.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture (or equivalent) is required and typically 12+ years of related experience, including supervisory/managerial experience. Professional registration is required.

  • Ability to develop and enhance design proposals and effectively communicate with the Client and Approving authority a vision for implementation.

  • Managerial and coordination skills for design development and implementation.

  • Extensive knowledge of local requirements and the regulations pertaining to buildings and civil Works within Abu Dhabi and Alain.

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • A team player with the ability to effectively and proactively coordinate landscaping requirement with other engineering disciplines

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

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Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

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