Job title: Project Manager
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Renewable Energy
Expertise: Engineering
Location: Bangladesh, Dhaka
Job published: 2020-11-24
Job ID: 32698

Job Description

Main purpose of position
Currently we are looking for a Project Manager in Dhaka, Bangladesh to be part of our global team working together towards our vision – Improving our future. To be overall responsible for all aspects of the project performance; including management of the contract, cost, schedule, and interfaces with project stakeholders, as well as safety of personnel and equipment. To be responsible for all reporting to both the SPV (customer) and internal management

Main responsibilities

  • Establish the project team, Coordinate and manage project team
  • Ensure the structuring phase are executed effectively by identifying and managing all required activities
  • Establish a realistic, effective and robust Project Management Plan
  • Responsible to manage the entire scope of the project and successful delivery of the project within the triple constraint
  • Ensure successful completion of the execution phase, and delivery to the Operation & Maintenance division within the planned timelines
  • Ensure accurate and continuous reporting of project progress to top management, key stakeholders and the SPV
  • Ensure effective contracts management of suppliers and service providers during execution
  • Continuously evaluate project KPI’s to ensure positive project performance and identify early risks related to the schedule and budget overruns
  • Ensure high standards for HSE, Quality, Environmental and CSR


  • Degree or equivalent in Construction Management or Civil/Mechanical/Electrical EngineeringGood technical knowledge
  • Excellent track record of managing large scale renewable energy and construction Projects
  • 10+ years management experience of managing large scale construction projects. This include the following: 5+ years’ experience managing renewable energy construction projects
  • Management of all construction aspects, electrical, mechanical and civil engineering works
  • Accredited training for FIDIC and NEC Contracts
  • Sound knowledge of contracts related to energy generation projects
  • Good understanding of Utility interfaces and stakeholders
  • Excellent knowledge of structuring process flows

Personal characteristics

  • Independent and self-dependent working
  • Pro-active and initiative-taking
  • Good at building relationships and trust, good judgement skills and high integrity
  • Good communication skills, convincing personality, customer and goal oriented
  • Strong team leadership and team builder with excellent managerial skills and multicultural awareness and intercultural competence
  • Speak and write English fluently. Other language skills like Spanish, German, French are an advantage
  • Analytical thinking and strong negotiation skills
  • Adaptable to matrix, functional organizations

Additional information

  • Should be available and accustomed to travel extensively internationally to 3rd world countries
  • Must be able to work extended hours
  • Dhaka Based with frequent site travels in Dimla, Nilphamari