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The Company:
Middle East's leading Architecture and Engineering Design firm.
The Role:
The Projects Director is responsible for managing the firm’s design, production and project management teams.

Major Responsibilities:
•    Provide management with recommendations on business procedure improvements
•    Integrates common practices between all offices
•    Reviews all project plans, budgets, outstanding invoices and allocation of work with the department heads
•    Maintains monthly meetings with department heads – Production and PM
•    Address project issues and concerns along-side DM and PM
•    Monitors all project revenues and business plans
•    Assign project team along with the CEO
•    Develops the project business plan along-side the PM
•    Maintains the CEO updated on the business
•    Participates in the strategic meetings and provides long-term
•    Responsible for developing possible project leads
•    Establishes new contacts in the industry along-side our Executive Director
•    Prepares proposals in conjunction with the CEO
•    Monitors journals, newspapers and other sources of information for possible project leads
•    Attends client meetings and presents proposals to clients
•    Responsible for completing annual staff performance and salary reviews for Design Managers and PMs
•    Accountable for ensuring that his/her staff’s performance goals are attained
•    Rewarding and disciplining of staff
•    Address complaints and resolves problems
•    Interviewing possible hires
•    Mentors and develops PMs and DMs

Qualifications & Desired Skills:
•    Requires extensive experience in all phases of design to all disciplines; i.e. architecture, structure and engineering, including substantial and varied experience involving responsible planning and design of complex projects.
•    Demonstrate creativity, foresight, and mature judgment in anticipating and solving unprecedented problems, determining project objectives and requirements, organizing programs, and developing standards and guide-lines for diverse project activities.
•    Adequate knowledge of FIDIC and other forms of Contracts 
•    Degree in Project Management is a plus
•    Communication skills are of paramount importance. Candidate to demonstrate ability to communicate ideas in a well-organized professional manner.
•    Bachelors or Masters in Architecture
•    Registered Architect
•    LEED Accreditation is an asset
•    Minimum 15 years of work experience, including supervisory and project management

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