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Planning Manager

2 open positions

Job Title: Planning Engineer Manager

Location: Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Region

Company: Gulf Cooperation Symbols Contracting Company

About Us: Gulf Cooperation Symbols Contracting Company is a renowned construction firm with a strong presence and a track record of excellence in delivering construction projects across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. With a commitment to quality and a history of successful ventures, we are seeking an experienced Planning Engineer Manager to join our team. If you are a proactive and seasoned professional with 7 to 15 years of experience in construction planning, using Primavera P6, we invite you to explore this exciting opportunity.

Scope of Work: As a Planning Engineer Manager at Gulf Cooperation Symbols Contracting Company, your role will be instrumental in ensuring the successful planning and execution of construction projects using Primavera P6. Your key responsibilities will include:

  1. Project Planning: Develop comprehensive project plans, schedules, and timelines, considering client requirements, resource availability, and regulatory compliance, utilizing Primavera P6.
  2. Team Leadership: Lead and mentor a team of planning engineers, ensuring clear communication and coordination with project managers, site supervisors, and other stakeholders.
  3. Resource Allocation: Efficiently allocate resources, including labor, materials, and equipment, to optimize project efficiency using Primavera P6.
  4. Project Monitoring: Continuously monitor project progress, identifying potential delays or issues and proposing mitigation strategies, utilizing Primavera P6.
  5. Cost Estimation: Collaborate with the cost control team to estimate project costs and create detailed budgets, integrated with Primavera P6.
  6. Risk Assessment: Identify potential risks and challenges in project planning and develop strategies to mitigate them, with the support of Primavera P6.
  7. Reporting: Generate regular progress reports for senior management, highlighting key performance indicators and project status, with data from Primavera P6.
  8. Schedule Optimization: Implement strategies for improving project timelines, resource allocation, and workflow efficiency with the help of Primavera P6.
  9. Client Relations: Foster strong relationships with clients by providing regular updates on project progress and addressing concerns promptly, supported by Primavera P6.
  10. Regulatory Compliance: Ensure that all planning activities align with local building codes, safety regulations, and environmental standards, with assistance from Primavera P6.


  • 7 to 15 years of experience in construction planning or related roles, with proficiency in Primavera P6.
  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering, or a relevant field (Master's degree is a plus).
  • Strong analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction processes and best practices.
  • Familiarity with industry-standard planning and scheduling methodologies.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • The opportunity to contribute to a diverse range of construction projects across the GCC region.

If you are an experienced Planning Engineer Manager with a proven ability to plan and execute construction projects efficiently using Primavera P6, we encourage you to join our team at Gulf Cooperation Symbols Contracting Company. Apply now and become part of our commitment to excellence in the construction industry.

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience to

Gulf Cooperation Symbols Contracting Company is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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