Assistant Project Manager Highways

  • Full Time
  • Doha, Qatar
  • Applications have closed


Job Description:

  • This position shall primarily provide support to the Project Manager for the delivery of a Project(s)
  • Draft, review or recommend any project management related documents as required
  • Provide progress reports as and when required
  • Attendance at relevant meetings

Skills and Competencies

  • Minimum of 8 years post-graduate experience with experience in major infrastructure projects or programmes; preference will be given to roads, aviation, structures or rail related experience
  • Demonstrable track record in the delivery of large multidisciplinary projects
  • Appropriate knowledge of project management procedures
  • Technically proficient in all aspects of project management such as technical, commercial, project controls (programme, planning, risk, systems compliance etc.
  • Effective in building good working relationships within complex structures, both internally and with various project stakeholders

Key Responsibilities:

Ensure and review project management compliance related to Projects

Liaise with various internal teams and external stakeholders to effectively manage various Projects

Striving to reach the highest professional standards and adopt best practice methods

Ensure coordination and reporting is of a level that assists in the timely delivery of Project deliverables and facilitates all logistics and handover activities

Assists the Project Manager to monitor and review the activities of the supervision consultant and contractors during the implementation of projects

Assist with planning and implementation of the project

Facilitate the definition of project scope and goals

Assist with defining project tasks and resource requirements

Develop full-scale project plans

Help manage project budget

Help manage project resource allocation

Assist with planning and scheduling project timelines

Track project deliverables using appropriate tools.

Quality assurance

Responsible for specific project delivery across all disciplines (technical, quality, commercial, project controls (programme, planning, risk, systems compliance etc.)

Provide support primarily to the Project Manager where required on project management matters

Assists Project Manager to collect and update periodic reports for the projects and submit them to higher management in ASHGHAL to provide clear information on the status and extent of progress of work in the projects

Provide the required support to assist in the timely payment of invoices and resolutions of variations and claims

Qualifications & Criteria

University degree from a recognized University in an appropriate field such as, Civil Engineering, Project Management, Quantity Surveying, Procurement, Construction Management or equivalent

In-depth understanding of construction procedures, and project management principles

Excellent communication skills in English, written and spoken

Experience with using MS Office

Driver’s License

Position localization

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required
4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required
6-10 years