Project Controls Manager


We need an experienced Project Controls Manager (PCM) to manage the Middle East project controls team whilst also working part time on our current major design projects. We need the PCM to:
•Service the prestigious Dubai Creek Harbour Tower and Expo 2020 CoEx design project teams: working closely with design project teams to gather accurate progress/forecast data and convert that into simple and intuitive insights and recommendations, to make PM decisions easier and faster
•Line manage, develop and grow the Project Controls capability to ensure sustainable, profitable and valuable Project controls delivery in the region including: •Overseeing robust project controls setup and delivery for both PMC and design projects
•Portfolio management all Middle East projects to ensure that they are all are under control

•Lead and inspire adoption of project controls minimum standards and best practice
•Engage, influence and manage clients (internal and external) to achieve business improvements
•Support growth of our lead consultancy and PMC business to achieve a top 3 position in the market for Project Controls disciplines


The following are required as a minimum
•Fluency in operating Ares Prism G2 and Primavera P6
•Ability to present information simply and elegantly
•A proven track record in successfully managing Project Controls, and Project Controls teams, in the GCC
•Ability to lead sustainable development and growth of the project controls function
•A pragmatic and practical approach driven by value and customer experience
•The ability to engage and inspire people to adopt minimum standards and best practice
•The ability to build and maintain long term trusted relationships
•Attention to Detail is a must

The following attributes would be advantageous
•Fluency in operating MS Project Online
•Fluency in Arabic and/or French
•Both construction and design project experience
•Degree specialisation in Quantity Surveying, construction or engineering
•Internationally recognised certification in Project Management (PMI, Prince 2 or similar)

What can Aurecon offer you?

We think differently….
•We offer you the opportunity to work with a world class peer group on world class projects with unique ways of working
•We are genuinely committed to innovation, digital and creating memorable experiences for both our staff and clients
•We are an internally owned company and empower our people, giving you the freedom to deliver our vision within a framework
•We offer the opportunity of a rewarding experience and potential opportunities across our large and diverse organisation spanning Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific regions


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