Design Director

6 days ago
Job Description

The opportunity

Project: An integrated mountain resort project in Pampanga, Philippines. Located between Angeles city and New Clark city. Phase 1 works include development of an 18 hole championship golf course, banyan tree main building and resort villas, club house, and ancillary site wide infrastructure and facilities.

This is an opportunity to work on a world class integrated resort for a global, multi-national organisation and market leading client. With high standards and the usual tight deadlines in our industry, we have an amazing, diverse team of wonderful people delivering an incredible project.

We are hiring an ambitious and forward-thinking candidate to join our established and growing team in the Philippines.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinating project management activities, resources, equipment and information.

  • Breaking projects into doable actions and set timeframes.

  • Liaising with clients to identify and define requirements, scope and objectives.

  • Assigning tasks to internal teams and assisting with schedule management.

  • Ensuring that clients needs are met as projects evolve.

  • Helping prepare budgets.

  • Evaluating risks and opportunities.

  • Overseeing project procurement management.

  • Monitoring project progress and handle any issues that arise.

  • Acting as the point of contact and communicating project status to all participants.

  • Working with the project manager to eliminate blockers.

  • Using tools to monitor working hours, plans and expenditures.

  • Issuing all appropriate legal paperwork (e.g., contracts and terms of agreement).

  • Creating and maintaining comprehensive project documentation, plans and reports.

  • Ensuring standards and requirements are met through conducting quality assurance tests.

  • Maintaining and monitoring project plans, project schedules, work hours, budgets, and expenditures.

  • Organising, attending and participating in stakeholder meetings.

  • Documenting and following up on important actions and decisions from meetings.

  • Preparing necessary presentation materials for meetings.

  • Ensuring project deadlines are met.

  • Determining project changes.

  • Providing administrative support as needed.

  • Undertaking project tasks as required.

  • Developing project strategies.

  • Ensuring projects adhere to frameworks and all documentation is maintained appropriately for each project.

About you

You will have a degree qualification in architecture or engineering and be a member of a professional body. You will have experience in design management.

You are digitally savvy, can build lasting client relationships and lead strong, motivated teams. You will have a construction or project management background and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace has to offer.





Presentation Materials
Project Schedules
project strategies
project procurement management
Project Management Activities
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