Deputy Project Manager – Deutsche Bahn

Full Time @ Jobs in Qatar Sector: Project Management , Sector: Warehouse & Logistics
  • Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted : November 22, 2021
  • Salary: Negotiable
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Job Description

We are seeking a Deputy Project Manager (f/m/d) as a part of our Qatar Freight Master Plan Team. In your role, you will be providing support to the QFMP DB E&C team on site in Qatar.

The job opening is located in Doha, Qatar, and offers exciting challenges and potential for career growth. Remote work is possible as well as on a freelance basis.

Deutsche Bahn’s expertise is in high demand all around the world. As a leading engineering and consulting company in the rail sector, DB Engineering & Consulting offers that knowledge – starting with an idea and continuing all the way to operations. We advise our customers in Germany and around the globe, develop technically sophisticated and customized infrastructure, mobility and transport solutions. With sustainable concepts, we ensure the future success of economic regions, make important contributions to the protection of the environment and help shape the world of the future.

Since 1966, DB Engineering & Consulting has implemented thousands of projects of any size and complexity in over 100 countries. About 5,000 employees from 84 nations are currently realizing the projects of our customers with professional knowledge and intercultural experience.


  • Report to the Project Manager on project status including identifying associated risks and issues arising from the project delivery
  • Coordinate and bring together the various aspects of technical delivery with reference to the project schedule
  • Monitor the different elements of the project with regards to time, cost and budget management within the agreed governance and using inhouse applications for regular project reporting
  • Manage delivery of progress reports and tasks and where required update, monitor and prepare reports on progress and deliverables
  • Manage sub-consultants and liaise with their project teams
  • Communicate with the client and other entities such as stakeholders and local authorities
  • Attend project meetings / workshops for technical input and follow up on actions
  • Maintain and monitor the project logs and highlight areas of concern to the Project Manager including follow up on document control logs’ updates and the timely sharing of information with project teams
  • Prepare, check and update the relevant content of the monthly progress report
  • Follow up with the Commercial Lead on invoices preparation and review the drafts in advance of submission to the Project Manager for approval
  • Delegate for the Project Manager while on leave


  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, or equivalent
  • Minimum relevant experience of 15 years
  • Several years of professional experience in senior managerial roles
  • GCC experience necessary
  • Excellent communication skills, English written and verbal, are essential to success in this role
  • Arabic will be an advantage
  • Analytical thinking & problem-solving skills
  • Background in Transportation and Consulting projects and knowledge and/ or experience in freight logistics
  • Excellent public speaking and presentation skills
  • Good communication and leadership skills
  • Advanced knowledge in MS Office Applications, MS Teams and Share Point Online
  • Attention to detail, planning and organizing skills.
  • Effective communication skills and customer service orientation
  • Analytical and reporting skills
  • Commitment to work on the project and deliver to project deadlines

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