Planning Manager (Fit-Out) - Dubai & Abu Dhabi
My client is one of the largest Fit-Out Contractors who specialise in various projects across the GCC.
As part of their long-term growth strategy and recent wins, they are urgently looking for a Planning Manager in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, who has extensive experience working for a Fit-Out contractor. The successful candidate MUST have previous experience in a similar role and come from the Fit-Out industry.
Key Responsibilities (Not limited to):
Performing baseline schedule maintenance and control.
Requiring to work closely with the contractors, analyse their schedules and actively manage the schedules with them to ensure a successful outcome.
Managing and maintaining schedules on a variety of projects with project manager’s at the same time.
Managing schedules at various phases from feasibility through to handover to client.
Developing of scheduling reports, together with the planning and controls leads.
Collecting and interpreting schedule data and providing output to the programme and project teams.
Monitoring actual performance against the schedule to identify delay, early and late completion.
Interfacing with the project technical staff to define change to schedules and identification of variances from the original plan.
Identifying and analysing associated schedule, resource conflicts and potential cost impacts and issues.
More than 8 years of experience (preferably UAE)
Ideally degree educated
Fit-Out background - Key
Fluent in English
Expert user of various planning software.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Sound planning experience and knowledge.