Project Coordinator based in Dubai office.

Project Coordinator based in Dubai office.

e.construct is an engineering firm that specializes in providing elegant engineering solutions for complex challenges. e.construct is a fast growing firm with offices in Cairo, Sharjah, Amman, Omaha and Florida. At our core, we question how the very nature of how to evolve the structures that we inhabit to increase their performance and value.

e.construct designs structures such as bridges, high-rise design, precast concrete engineering and post-tensioning design. The firm's core work is structural engineering; however, e.construct is increasingly holistic approach to buildings and has divisions in MEP, Geotechnical and emerging construction technology such as 3D printing of concrete and 3D laser scanning.

We are seeking a project coordinator to work with and assist the incoming Director of Technology. The role is cross-functional in nature and requires a commitment to detailed self management, while also strong comfortability interacting and understanding the needs of other such as Engineering, Technology, Architecture, HR, Legal, Accounting, etc.

What You’ll Do
Assist Director in project managing 1-2 strategic initiatives per quarter.
Coordinate and assist the Director of Technology with tasks, research, writing summaries, coordinating, following up.
Prepare presentations.

We are looking for someone who is incredibly self organized and loves research and help solve problems (if you find yourself naturally taking notes and summarising action items - please consider applying). Due to this position directly reporting to the Director - it has a good career development track.

What we are looking for?
Strong Communication skills. Active listener; can prepare and deliver impactful presentations, Good written skills - especially via letters and email.
Project management - Highly organized and effective at managing parallel work streams, keeping all initiatives on track and ensuring healthy lines of communication
Project Management tools - Being able to use PM tools such as Basecamp, Asana, Trello, or (even engineering PM tools such as Aconex, not necessary but a plus)
Conceptual - Ability to understand the intricacies of the business, see around corners, and strategically turn abstract concepts into reality.
Execute: Drives project requirements and timelines.
Data for Decisions: Collects/structures data to help the team make informed decisions.
Critical and Strategic Thinking: Ability to think and analyze objectively in order to analyze a problem
Initiative: Takes initiative; goes above and beyond. Perhaps one of the most important qualities.
Technology, Marketing and Business knowledge is a strong plus. Creating presentation

e.construct is an equal opportunity employer.