Project Manager - Infrastructure (Design)

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QA - Doha
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Project/Program Management/Management

Job Description:

Project Manager - Infrastructure (Design)


Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Project Manager to join our team! In this role you will have the opportunity to showcase your talents by managing projects, overseeing teams, and ensuring successful delivery within our organization.

What You'll be Doing:

  • Developing project plans and timelines:
    • Define project scope, goals, and deliverables.
    • Create detailed work breakdown structures.
    • Establish realistic timelines and milestones.
    • Identify task dependencies and scheduling buffers.
    • Regularly review and update project plans.
  • Coordinating with cross-functional teams:
    • Facilitate regular meetings and communications.
    • Ensure clear assignment of roles and responsibilities.
    • Mediate conflicts between team members.
    • Align various functional teams towards common project goals.
  • Managing budgets and procurement:
    • Develop comprehensive project budgets.
    • Track expenditures and identify cost variances.
    • Negotiate contracts and manage vendor relationships.
    • Optimize procurement strategies.
  • Ensuring quality/safety compliance:
    • Stay updated on relevant building codes and regulations.
    • Incorporate compliance requirements into project planning.
    • Implement robust safety protocols for construction activities.
    • Obtain necessary permits and approvals.
  • Monitoring progress and making adjustments:
    • Establish key performance indicators (KPIs) to track project health.
    • Regularly review schedule, budget, quality, and risk data.
    • Identify and address issues or roadblocks promptly.
    • Evaluate the need for changes and adjust accordingly.
  • Communicating with stakeholders:
    • Provide comprehensive status reports to project sponsors.
    • Engage with end-users, community groups, and other affected parties.
    • Manage public relations and address concerns.
    • Document decisions, changes, and lessons learned.
  • Reviewing the Contract and Facilitating Delivery of Requirements:
    • Thoroughly review the contract to understand all obligations.
    • Develop a comprehensive plan for timely delivery of contract deliverables.
    • Coordinate closely with legal and procurement teams to address contractual issues or changes.
  • Coordinating with Project Control Team for Payment and Collections:
    • Collaborate with project control and finance teams.
    • Monitor project budgets and cash flow, identifying issues or variances.
    • Facilitate timely collection of payments from the client to maintain project cash flow.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Preferred certifications: PMP/PE/CENG.
  • Minimum 15 years' experience in Design Management of large infrastructure.
  • 5 years of experience in Qatar/GCC region.
  • Ability to interpret complex contract documents and drawings.
  • Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated project management experience.
  • Advanced negotiation and presentation skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to organize staff, prioritize work, and lead multicultural teams.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications.
  • MME/MMUP/UPDA certification.

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Experience in developing and managing project plans and timelines.
  • Proficiency in coordinating with cross-functional teams and resolving conflicts.
  • Knowledge of budget management, procurement, and vendor relationships.
  • Familiarity with quality and safety compliance regulations.
  • Ability to monitor progress and make necessary adjustments.
  • Strong stakeholder communication and management skills.
  • Experience in contract review and facilitation of delivery requirements.
  • Coordination skills with project control team for payment and collections.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

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Founded in 1944, Parsons Corporation, a digitally enabled solutions provider, is focused on creating the future of the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. From Earth to outer space, we deliver tomorrow’s solutions today. Equipped with the capabilities required to take on any defense, intelligence, or critical infrastructure challenge, our agile, innovative, and disruptive approach enables us to deliver solutions at the speed of relevance.

Our people are our greatest asset. We strive to be an employer of choice that engages employees in the community and creates rewarding career paths to cultivate a resilient workforce that is ready for the future.


Parsons has contributed to major infrastructure projects in Canada since the 1940’s, helping to design and build many well-known landscapes across the country, including the Regina Bypass, Turcot Exchange, Kicking Horse Canyon, Olivier-Charbonneau Bridge, and the Edmonton Light Rail Transit. Our markets are diverse, including Bridge, Tunnel, Road and Highway, Aviation, Rail and Transit, Smart Vehicle Solutions, Smart Mobility, Integrated Delivery, Environmental Remediation, Mining and Reclamation, and Water/Wastewater, as well as serving numerous industrial clients. The Parsons’ signature stands out and our achievements have been recognized via numerous awards for innovation and quality, particularly in long-span bridges, complex brigles, and major road networks expansions. Our teams work across Canada in many provinces, including Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba, British Columbia, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Northern Territories and the Yukon.

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