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Parsons Corporation Project Manager in United Arab Emirates

Job Description:

Project Manager

Abu Dhabi

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Project Management Services Manager to join our team! In this role you will get to do the Project Management services to Client as part of their team.

The Project Managers will be experienced in engineering and construction of capital assets, capable of providing project delivery assurance with coordination with Client.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Reporting Directly to Division Managers (equivalent to Vice President)

  • Managing Client high-risk projects and providing delivery assurance

  • Leading a project team assembled from different parts of CPD and Client

  • Planning, coordinating, monitoring, and taking action to ensure safe, timely, and cost-effective completion of projects from business case approval to handover to Operations & Maintenance team

  • Ensuring safety is the priority and continuously demonstrated by behavior and culture of everyone involved in the project

  • Setting and meeting senior management expectations for project delivery in terms of time, cost, quality, and benefits realization

  • Identifying issues and risks and pro-actively managing to avoid surprises

  • Keeping Division Manager well informed of progress and rising issues, seeking early support when necessary

  • Regularly visiting project sites to ensure good safety practices and to appraise performance

  • Personally engaging consultant resident engineer and contractor to assess progress and resolve issues in a timely manner

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related discipline from an accredited university, or equivalent experience

  • 10 years of relevant experience

  • Supplementing existing Client resources

  • Providing additional capacity to meet a growing capital delivery portfolio

  • Demonstrating best practices in project management

  • Setting a high benchmark for project assurance in line with stakeholder expectations

  • Providing additional full time site management presence for high-risk projects

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Requires proficiency in the application of Project Management services, practices, and techniques, as well as a demonstrated proficiency in Reporting, Managing, leading project team and providing project delivery assurance.

  • Demonstrated skill in management, supervisory and personnel administrative functions.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • UAE experience constructing new assets is important – client project management experience is ideal but not required

  • Presentation and management skills.

  • Working under pressure, multitasks and support multi projects

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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