Design & Engineering Assistant Manager - UAE

  • Date Created
    June 12, 2017

Posted 11 June 2017
Ref: LP918-586



The successful candidate is expected to:

- Review project specifications & tender requirements as listed in tender documents
- Confer with Design & Engineering manager to discuss project specifications & procedures for projects when required.
- Prepare detailed & accurate proposals/Tenders in line with timeframe’s given. 
- Present & explain proposals/Tender methodology & project budgets to Management prior to submission. 
- Present & explain proposals/Tenders to clients as & when required. Consult and/or negotiate with clients for project budgets and specifications. 
- Ensure accurate & cost efficient proposals/tenders issued to clients. 
- Coordinate & direct projects under your control, setting timeframes & allocating sufficient personnel to accomplish engineering deliverables.
- Direct, review & approve engineering drawings/changes for projects.
- Ensure document submittal procedures are tracked & maintained throughout project duration. 
- Attend client workshops, project specific meetings as & when required. 
- Issue budgets & project specifications on award of contracts. 
- Liaise & Assist project team to project completion in order to deliver projects on time & within budget. 
- Obtain vendor proposals & review in line with tender documents.
- Assist procurement team in finalising technical requirements for vendor proposals. 
- Review & approve material submissions to insure they are in line with technical requirements of the project.
- Oversee day to day operation of the department in the absence of the manager.


- 7+ years of experience
- 2+ years of Middle East market experience
- Experience in the design of modular buildings
- Fluency in English
- Self-starter who is able to work independently when required
- Relevant engineering degree or qualification


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