Planning Manager


VacancyID: 11954
Location: Middle East - Qatar - Doha
Type: Permanent
Closing Date:03/04/2018


WSP is looking for a Planning Manager to join our team in Qatar. The role shall primarily focus on overseeing and managing the Planning Section of the Programme Systems Department.


• Provide leadership for planning and scheduling, progress measurement, and reporting for the entire programme.
• The Planning Manager will provide direct supervision of staff assigned to support him.
• Provide guidance, direction, and specialized assistance to planning staff, interface with client, attend regular meetings, and provide statistical reports.
• Lead the Project Co-ordinators, develop and communicate, with ADMs on any critical issues associated with the projects schedule concerns and set a uniformity standards for schedule structure across the projects
• Develop, implement and maintain planning, processes, procedure, systems and tools and monitor compliance.
• Resource and manage the Planning Team on the project
• Provide guidance and direction for the resolution of planning and issues as they arise.
• Provide regular summary reports to the Program Management team to provide awareness of key project parameters, and assist with exceptions.
• Provide for reporting in accordance with Ashghal and the PMC requirements.
• Perform any other duties and responsibilities as and when directed by the Programme Systems Director.


B.Sc degree in a relevant engineering discipline with certification in planning and scheduling of projects and in using Primavera applications (Primavera Project Management / P6 and Primavera Contract Management / Expedition) and cost engineering with minimum 15 years experience, five of which should be in a similar role with engineering consultancy or project management consultancy.


WSP Middle East