Project Director

Project Director

Our client are a global Infrastructure company who are an urban solutions partner with more than 40 offices and 4,000 employees worldwide. They are looking for a Project Director to join their team in the Qatar office.

Reporting directly into the Operations & Country Director you will be responsible for:

  • Leading multi-disciplinary teams in relation to the execution of design and in line with international best practice of client
  • Management of project design resources including planning and scheduling, resource allocation, submission and approval of timesheets, anticipation of workload requirements and the management of resources in an efficient and cost-effective manner
  • Overall project strategy, direction and performance: Setting project criteria and goal – strategic project planning, project and design management
  • Monitoring projects in respect of key areas: quality management, safety management, risk assessment, value management
  • Management of outsourced design projects, working with other client offices globally
  • Representing the company with clients, specifically in relation to areas such as technical obligations, services, fees and performance related issues
  • Execution of design delivery through management and resolution of design issues including discipline coordination both internally and with external consultants, client’s representatives or suppliers
  • Identification of business development opportunities. Represent client’s products, services and capabilities
  • Overseeing project commercial aspects including; ensuring services and terms and conditions are agreed and approved
  • Overall responsible for the quality, cost, delivery, safety and public relations of the projects.
  • All financial and accounting services in the Project Scope of Work
  • The establishment and effective implementation of the project quality management system
  • Reviewing quality reports and services at management review meetings

Core Competencies

  • Experience in project design, including planning and scheduling
  • Effective in implementation of project quality management system
  • The ability to review quality reports and services at management review meetings and initiating remedial corrective action on matters adversely
  • Experience in insurance, development and implementation of cost control
  • Execution of design delivery through management and resolution of design issues

Key Requirements

  • Degree educated
  • 15+ years in design experience
  • Healthcare project experience is essential