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  • Apr 03rd, 2019

    Project Manager - GIS/Remote Sensing

    About us

    TCarta is a leading global provider of innovative geospatial products and earth observation analysis services. We focus on providing customer focused solutions to solve challenging problems. Leveraging a history of providing bathymetric and seafloor mapping data for marine applications, TCarta now offers onshore and offshore geospatial solutions to meet the needs of all end user groups.

    TCarta is offering the opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated Project Manager to join their rapidly growing team, with the scope to work across the marine, land, and air sections of the company.

    About the role

    The role will provide account management and project management activities for TCarta’s UAE office, supporting business development activities and liaising with TCarta’s production centres in UK and USA to ensure successful completion of projects.

    The successful candidate will be an ambitious team player, with the ability to work under their own initiative and represent the company in client facing situations. They must have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in the fields of cartography, mapping and GIS, and considerable experience or formal training in Project Management.

    Mandatory Experience:

    Technical background with a bachelor's degree in a relevant subject, for example Geography, Environmental Management, GIS, Remote Sensing, Geophysics, Hydrography.

    Ability to work well as part of a dynamic fast paced team, whilst being able to carry out tasks independently where required.

    Good verbal, written and technical communication skills

    Ability to work within high pressure situations

    Knowledge of the bidding process, including consulting with various stake holders and agencies

    Ability to build RFI’s and RFP’s

    Understanding of procurement

    Demonstrate consistently excellent attention to detail.

    Submit work on time to a high-quality standard.

    Advantageous Experience:

    Project Management qualification (Prince 2 / PMI)

    Experience working in Abu Dhabi and the Middle East region

    Proven track record in successfully securing new work as well as maintaining existing contracts

    Resource / production management and experience building and managing a production team.

    10+ years in project management capacity

    Key skills:

    Excellent communication skills.

    Technical GIS and/or Remote Sensing background.

    Account management.

    Ability to work independently.

    Please note the successful applicant will be based in our Abu Dhabi office and will cover the rest of the UAE and Middle East.

    How to apply: Please submit your CV and covering letter complete with salary expectation to am@tcarta.com.

    Please note that we cannot accept any applications without a covering letter.