The role of the Project Manager is to plan, execute, supervise and finalize the projects according to strict deadlines and within budgets. This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and third party contractors or consultants in order to deliver projects according to plan.
The Project Manager will be responsible for bid evaluation, project scheduling, cost benefit analysis, claims reviews and negotiations, construction supervision and all general management and supervision of project execution and completion.
Conduct risk assessment and hazard identifications for all projects and activities. Provides education and training to entire project execution team including workers on HSE. Determines potential of major accidents. Manages and coordinates tactical and operational response to incidents
The PM will prepare an Execution Management Plan for the project which will establish the scope of the project and the general sequence of execution for various departments relative to the project.
Master Project Schedule prepared for the project should contain the milestones to be accomplished for design, activities, execution, procurement and all major elements of the project.
Project Budgeting responsibilities include initial budget plan, shortfall or surpluses in the budgets, recommendations for cost reduction, value engineering or revisions to the project requirements for cost effectiveness. The PM will also maintain and implement cost management procedures.
The PM shall be responsible to provide recommendations and information regarding assignment of responsibilities for safety precautions and programs, temporary project facilities, equipments and materials for the common use for the project execution staff. A responsibility matrix has to be designed and effectively communicated for assignment of responsibilities.
The PM will also define project objectives and goals and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle.
The PM will be the primary contact between the company and the client, and will be responsible to maintaining a high level of personal relationship to keep the client satisfied on all fronts of work, quality, budgets and time deliverables. The PM will also conduct PR activities to nurture and strengthen the relationship with the client to build and maintain goodwill between the company and the client.
The PM will also be an active member of the Management Committee for all Health and Safety Procedures and implementations across the projects.