Assistant Manager - Planning - Civil Finishing

Allstream Global

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Job Type

Full Time


United Arab Emirates


Abu Dhabi


Manage and delivere high-rise construction projects, particularly in the realm of finishing works.

Job Details

Job Summary:
We are seeking an experienced and dedicated Assistant Manager for the Planning department within our Finishing Division. The ideal candidate should possess extensive experience in managing and delivering high-rise construction projects, particularly in the realm of finishing works. The Assistant Manager will play a pivotal role in overseeing the planning and execution of projects, ensuring the successful delivery of high-quality finishes within stipulated timelines. The role requires a self-motivated professional with proven expertise in project management and a deep understanding of construction processes.
  1. Lead and Manage: Assume leadership of the finishing division's planning team, providing guidance, direction, and support to ensure effective project delivery.
  2. Project Planning: Develop comprehensive project plans, encompassing all finishing activities and timelines, while aligning with project goals and client requirements.
  3. High-Rise Expertise: Leverage your extensive experience in managing and delivering high-rise construction projects, demonstrating a strong grasp of industry best practices.
  4. Full Project Cycle: Manage the entire project lifecycle from initiation to handover, meticulously coordinating all aspects of high-end finishing deliverables.
  5. Collaborative Liaison: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including design, engineering, procurement, and construction, to facilitate seamless project execution.
  6. Resource Allocation: Efficiently allocate resources, both human and material, to optimize project efficiency and maintain a strong focus on time and cost management.
  7. Risk Management: Identify potential risks and challenges in project execution and develop proactive mitigation strategies to ensure project success.
  8. Reporting and Documentation: Generate timely and accurate progress reports, maintaining thorough project documentation to aid in decision-making and project evaluations.
  9. Quality Assurance: Uphold a commitment to delivering the highest quality finishes, ensuring that projects meet or exceed established standards and client expectations.
  10. Team Development: Foster a culture of continuous learning and development within the planning team, nurturing their growth and enhancing their skills.

Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • 10 to 12 years of overall experience in construction, with at least 7 to 8 years of UAE experience.
  • Experience in high-rise construction projects, with a focus on finishing works.
  • Proven track record of managing and delivering projects with high-end finishing deliverables.
  • Experience with contractor-based roles; familiarity with PMC (Project Management Consultant) and client-based roles is a plus.
  • Previous experience with Sobha projects will be highly regarded.
  • Strong proficiency in project management software and tools.

Skills and Competencies:
  • Exceptional leadership and team management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Detail-oriented with a keen eye for quality.
  • Proactive approach to identifying and addressing challenges.
  • Proficiency in project management methodologies.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in cross-functional teams.

Immediate onboarding is required for this role.

If you meet the qualifications and experience outlined above and are seeking an exciting opportunity to lead a dynamic finishing division within a prestigious construction company, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and achievements.

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  • Experience

    10 - 12 Years
  • Qualification

    Bachelor - Civil Engineering
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