International Development Project Manager Job in Al Kuwait, Kuwait at PACE

Job Description

Job Title: International Development Project Manager

To lead and direct the Pace Center of Excellence teams to achieve successful delivery of projects within the stipulated budget targets, time frame, quality assurance standards.  The PM primary role is to ensure all teams know what to deliver when to deliver it and have the pre-requisite information and guidance to deliver.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

The PM role is to represent Pace before Clients and Stakeholders to enable and drive the successful delivery of projects under his/her review.

  • Prepare and review all technical and financial proposals; terms of references; and agreements for all international projects;
  • Report to Director and Associate Director on a continuous basis on all matters related to the International Project department; 
  • Perform all tasks assigned by Director and Associate Director;
  • Assist in ensuring the overall quality of projects, outcome, thematic and other types of reviews and evaluations and ensure that the processes and deliverables meet high standards; 
  • Maintain monitoring mechanism and assist in evaluation plans for all international projects;
  • Meet and contact on regular basis with clients to assess progress towards achieving the best results;
  • Assist in building and strengthening cooperation and partnerships with governmental agencies, multilateral and bilateral agencies, regional organizations and private sector such as the World Bank, Kuwait Fund, African Development Bank, Saudi Fund, Qatari Fund, Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID), Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB); Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA); Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS); and Asian Development Bank;
  • Assist a team of engineers and coordinators in reviewing and preparing proposals, agreements, progress reports, financial estimations and technical evaluations.


Academic Qualifications: University Degree in Engineering or Business/Project Management or International Development

Professional Experience: Minimum 8 years of infrastructural projects, engineering, international development consultancy, and funding agencies.

Languages Requirement: English (must), French (preferable), Arabic (preferable)

Behavioral Competencies

  • Team player
  • Effective communicator
  • Problem solver
  • Will take initiative and not wait for instructions
  • Will exhibit and demand accuracy of information and results
  • Time management skills
  • Effective coordination skills
  • Results-oriented

Job Details

Job Location
Al Kuwait, Kuwait

Company Industry
Civil Engineering; Architecture; General Engineering Consultancy

Company Type
Employer (Private Sector)

Job Role

Employment Type
Full Time Employee

Monthly Salary Range

Number of Vacancies

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Mid Career

Years of Experience
Min: 8 Max: 15

Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma

About Company

Company: PACE

Company Location:  Al Kuwait, Kuwait

Job Category: Civil Engineering; Architecture; General Engineering Consultancy

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