Programme Controls Director

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Job Description

The opportunity
We are hiring an ambitious and forward-thinking programme controls director to join our established and growing team in UAE.
The role is required for major development in Dubai. The role will lead the programme control function of a major masterplanning development project.
Your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the mobilisation period.

  • Reviewing systems architecture (by specialists) and monitoring implementation.

  • Managing the preparation of reports, evaluations and key communications.

  • Liaising with stakeholders to develop processes and procedures for capture, reporting and performance management.

  • Developing and guiding the process for the aggregation of data at the programme level.

  • Developing and guiding the reporting consistency across the programme.

  • Guiding the management in producing performance data to support successful delivery.

  • Guiding the management of baseline integrity, through robust change management.

  • Guiding the execution of the programme controls, delivering outcomes in line with expectations of programme deliverables, KPIs, operating targets and profitability in order to maximise shareholder value.

  • Guiding the review of the programme controls team plans and performance in order to ensure alignment with the overall programme plan.

  • Ensuring that the programme delivery remains on target.

  • Supporting the management of relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, preparing reports, performance evaluations and presentations as and when required.

  • Taking ownership of specific performance management KPIs relevant to the role.

  • Contributing to the ongoing development of the organisation and the creation of opportunities for efficiency/value enhancement in particular associated with the delivery of solutions within a multi-programme environment.

About you
With a relevant degree qualification, you will take personal development seriously and be chartered or pursuing a similar level of professional qualification.
You are proficient in all digitalisation systems, can build lasting client relationships and lead strong, motivated teams. You must have PMO experience in planning major developments equating quality and value with the individual client and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace has to offer.

Job Source:

Since day one, we have relentlessly pursued a better way. Our purpose - to redefine the boundaries of ambition - is the reason we do it. We are global experts in shaping and making the built environment. We support clients at every stage of the property lifecycle, from development and consultancy to construction and operations. You can see our impact everywhere: from skylines that form cities around the world to the infrastructure that communities depend on to live, work and play. Together, it all works towards our vision: leading the way to a more connected, resilient and sustainable world. Today, we remain a privately owned business that has grown organically across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East and North Africa, the Americas, Sub Saharan Africa and Asia Pacific. The driving force behind our success is our people who, with their collective expertise, push us to think differently and bravely lead the way. Our culture respects equality, values diversity and encourages individuality - accepting and appreciating all views and beliefs and providing an environment for ideas to come alive. We welcome everyone who shares the Mace values, regardless of background, culture, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or sexual orientation. Drawing on a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, experience and expertise to challenge convention is our strength. It's the reason why we continue to grow and it's the secret to how we've built some of the world's most renowned buildings. Should you need to discuss any reasonable adjustments or require guidance about our recruitment process, please contact to speak to a member of our team.You can read our diversity and inclusion strategy here .

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