Design Project Manager
Dubai, UAE

Role Definition

As a Project Manager you will be responsible for helping to keep projects on a realistic timescale and budget. This involves selecting and leading a project team and ensuring you are aware of all details so you can keep the stakeholders up to date.

Line of Reporting

Core Accountabilities

Duties and Responsibilities

The role involves the execution of duties to the highest possible standards. It is expected that the role will include but not be limited to the following key functions:

  • Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements.
  • Manage the project stakeholders including contractors, Consultants and suppliers
  • Collaborate with engineers, architects, and other consultants etc.
  • Ensure the successful delivery of the project in terms of progress, quality and cost budgetary constraints.
  • Monitoring the project deliverables meet with the agreed standards and satisfy
    stakeholder requirements at each stage of the project.
  • Monitoring overall project stakeholder relationships and adjusting strategies and plans for engaging stakeholders.
  • Develop and establish the policies, procedures, and documentation for planning, developing, managing, executing, and controlling the project schedule, including monitoring project tasks and workflows in order to complete the project on schedule.
  • Identify and document specific actions including establishing milestone to be performed to produce the project deliverables.
  • Develop and implement policies, procedures, and documentation for planning, managing, expending, and controlling project costs.
  • Identifying issues that impact the project and managing them through to resolution.
  • Develop a robust change control system by setting a project baseline and identifying, reviewing, approving and monitoring proposed changes to the project scope.

Qualities and Skills required

You should be equipped to:

  • Bidding and Negotiation skills.
  • Manage and coordinate the inputs of project stakeholders and appointed consultants to ensure the successful delivery of the project.
  • Assess and resolve site planning and coordination issues.
  • Apply quality management principles and processes.
  • Apply risk assessment and management principles and processes.
  • Network effectively, negotiate well and influence people, broker relationships with stakeholders within and outside the project.
  • Be aware of the broader perspective and how it affects the project

Qualifications required

The minimum requirements for this role include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Architecture discipline form a recognized University.
  • 10+ years post qualification experience in Project Management.
  • In-depth understanding of construction procedures and project management principles.
  • Significant experience in delivery of complex projects (Residential/Hospitality/etc.);
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
  • A team player with leadership abilities.


Mirage Leisure and Development
Emaar Business Park, Dubai
United Arab Emirates
TEL: + 971 4 453 8835

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