Senior Project Manager

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Full Time
Job Description

The Senior Project Manager is responsible for the overall execution of a mega project or multiple complex projects with a key Customer/ Country. He/She will ensure Customer satisfaction through the management of project related activities and resources and is accountable from the signing of the contract to the finalization of all of GE’s contractual obligations.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Manage 1 or 2 projects for a key Customer (as defined by the Senior Leadership Team), with significant amount of risk exposure and financial performance.
  • First and primary customer contact
  • Accountable for EHS of the project(s) within the contractual obligations
  • Full P&L responsibility of the project(s)
  • Manages multiple stakeholders to ensure project completion (partner, contractors, customer)
  • Early development of execution strategy with ITO Commercial Manager and ensure successful transition of the project.
  • Develops and manages the risk register with mitigation action
  • Timely elevation of issues through Daily management
  • Continuous Risk & Opportunities register maintenance and mitigation actions
  • Contract flip page with the project team to ensure all requirements are understood and aligned
  • Understand, drives and hold the project team accountable for ownership of key performance targets i.e. Rev, CM, Cash
  • Align the project team when conflicting requirements arise (cost vs schedule, cost vs risk, etc.)
  • Support Functional project managers in escalation within project (across functions, with Customer, with Partner)
  • Understand the Performance risk ahead of time (not only at the end of the project when official PT are run) and partner with Performance engineering team to mitigate the risks

    Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the Power/Process/Oil & Gas industry including experience in engineering, procurement, construction or project management of large Projects
  • Having experience of leading project teams as Project Manager
  • Flexibility to travel between 20-50% during site construction

Desired Characteristics

  • Good commercial knowledge for assessing business risks and opportunities to undertake commercial negotiations etc
  • Insightful, able to collaborate with other team members in developing strategy and implementing business plans
  • Strong planning, organizing and priority setting skills, with a proven ability to manage teams
  • Broad technical and commercial knowledge covering multiple disciplines
  • Proven ability to build relationships with clients, suppliers and contractors
  • Demonstrated ability in meeting project budget, schedule, and quality.
  • Contract management & claim experiences
  • Financial control knowledge and understanding
  • Demonstrated professional interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Ability to influence others and lead and inspire teams.
  • High level of resilience and accountability
  • Good networking and communication skills
  • Fluency in Arabic is a plus

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No