Construction & Engineering
£100,000 to £120,000 Per Annum
MPA Recruitment has been appointed by a leading organisation in Qatar to source a Planning Manager specialising in roads and highways projects. This is a management level position at the center of a challenging program of major infrastructure works. You will to help to deliver and manage state of the art infrastructure and buildings that would meet the needs of the country well beyond the highly anticipated 2022 football World Cup.
Your role will require you to manage all aspects of the planning, scheduling and reporting activities pertaining to the delivery of the multi-billion Qatari Riyal Expressway Program for Qatar. The position is responsible for implementing all the tasks related to planning, scheduling and reporting consistently across the Expressway Program.
You will prepare and maintain the project work breakdown structure and the integrated master schedule for the Expressway Program. You will also prepare and maintain a consistent progress measurement system within the Expressway Program. You will also provide support in identifying, developing, and improving plans, procedures, standards and systems for the Expressway department. You will be developing, updating and implementing appropriate KPIs for the Expressway Program. You will analyse and report on the consultant’s and contractor’s schedules and progress reports; and provide independent risk analyses on these.
You must have a minimum of 15 years’ relevant post graduate experience on major construction projects, preferably highways and infrastructure, out of which a minimum of 5 years should be in a management role. You will have a sound knowledge of planning and scheduling of roads; and of infrastructure projects of different contract forms, e.g. FIDIC. You will also have an experience in risk management tools and techniques, e.g. Predict, working on the latest planning tools and techniques, and have a sound knowledge of Extension of Time Claim analysis.
You will receive a very attractive tax-free salary and family status package.
I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please contact Conall Anderson at MPA Recruitment on +44 (0)28 7136 0070 or send an up to date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.
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