Technical Project Manager, Doha, Qatar

Technical Project Manager, Doha, Qatar

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You as a Technical Project Manager will be a part of the Power Grids division which is a global leader in turnkey power projects and will be based in Doha, Qatar. The Power Grids division delivers solutions across the power value chain. This includes system solutions for power generation, transmission technologies, Substations and distribution technologies for network management.


Your Main responsibilities will include:

Project Leadership:
Lead the project team allocated, define main guidelines, allocate project tasks, motivate and monitor internal and external resources to accomplish all tasks and milestones. Provide performance feedback regarding allocated resources working on projects.

Planning and scheduling:
Define, jointly with the Project Controls department, all project plan documents, including scope and financial plans, schedule and risk management plans.

Project execution and control:
Ensure that the project follows execution best practices and ABB policies. Effectively monitor and control project progress and efficient resource utilization. Monitor and control project financials, oversee project invoicing status, cost, expenses and cash flow. Identify, qualify, quantify and manage project risks, and ensure that all opportunities are identified and pursued. Capture, analyze and share lessons learned throughout the project. Ensure that the project is formally closed out, as contractually agreed. Drive the formal acceptance of the project, contract close-out and its acknowledgement by the customer.

Contract, claims and procurement management:
Ensure that the project consistently applies contract and claims management, in accordance with ABB policies and contractual agreement. Coordinate with Supply Chain Management, and successfully procure required services, materials and equipment for the project from external and internal suppliers. Support Supply Chain Management in supplier negotiations, claims and project changes.

Stakeholder relations:
Act as key contact for the customer and an escalation point for project issues. Build and maintain strong relationship with internal and external stakeholders and effectively communicates with all stakeholders.

Health, safety and environment (HSE):
Ensure the project follows and complies with company health, safety, and environmental policies.


Ideally you should have bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with 5+ years of experience in Project Management along with knowledge of SAS/RTU/MicroSCADA. You should be familiar and have practical experience with SAP PS, MS Project, MS Excel, PowerPoint, Lotus Notes and other software. Local Market experience is required. Should be Fluent in written and spoken English. ABB project management certification would be a plus.

Additional information

Note:ABB reserves the right to withdraw the job application at any given moment.

Doha, Qatar
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Grid Automation
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Project Management
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ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing more than a 125-year history of innovation, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization and driving the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 136,000 employees

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