Project Manager (Water Sector)

Royal HaskoningDHV

Jakarta, Indonesia 🇮🇩

We are looking for you if you feel energized by challenges in the water sector and stakeholder engagement. You will lead and be part of project teams solving easy and complex issues, either in policy development, plan development, design and implementation / or realization. Digital tooling is one of our strong weapons in the international competitive world of flood resilience. You are naturally able to find a balance between embracing your vision and implementing new insights and innovative approaches from our workforce of 6,000 bright minds. As part of the Water & Maritime Indonesia team, you will actively contribute to the growth of our business portfolio by actively utilizing your (and our) networks and contacts!

General Responsibilities:

  • Located in our Jakarta office. Participate in short missions to our clients, offices, partners, site projects.
  • Act as project manager for water sector projects for public/NGO and/or private clients; in accordance with Royal HaskoningDHV Project Management procedures and guidelines.
  • Contribute to project activities and deliver the associated project deliverables for all phases of a project and meeting the client’s and other internal and external stakeholders needs and expectations.
  • Identify and analyses the client’s needs and contribute to the preparation of the proposal document, including defining the project objectives and associated scope and deliverables, required resources, planning, risk and costs.
  • Support the development/finalizing of the project plan, ensuring properly documented budgets and required resources, clarification of roles and respective involvement of project team members.
  • Execute the assigned project as project manager, assess and report the project risks, issues, changes and resources (including subcontracts where applicable).
  • Contribute to the monitoring, measurement and control of the project’s performance against the project plan (including commercial / cost / forecasting aspects).
  • Lead the communication and discussions/meetings between stakeholders and clients.
  • Being active in stakeholder engagement (including local/national government, local communities, local/national authorities, partners) during the project to ensure the communication and information sharing is running smoothly and the project target is met.
  • Build, maintain and utilize a network of internal and external stakeholders / partners that is sustainable and accessible and contributes to the success of the project.
  • Apply your experience to play an important role as a mentor of younger colleagues and help them to develop their capacity and capability. Leading by example and coaching will be an important, but also fun part of your work.
  • Coordinate and develop a deliverable (report) as well as create a presentation and summary to support the deliverables.
  • Work effectively with the processes, tools, and resources of Royal HaskoningDHV, both locally in the Indonesia and globally, including being proactive in sharing knowledge, continuously improving processes, creating innovations, and relentlessly striving for technical excellence.
  • Seeks out ways to improve analysis processes and ensures critical thinking is conducted throughout the planning team.
  • Abide by our BrITE values which are:
    • Brightness: Keeps an open mind to ideas that lead to the best solutions for our clients. Innovates and are eager to lead by inspiration.
    • Integrity: Cares about our clients, our staff and society as a whole. Creates integrated and pragmatic solutions for sustainable interaction with a high respect for people and their environment. Complete compliance with our integrity code.
    • Team spirit: Works pro-actively, openly and inclusively.
    • Excellence: Delivers on our promises and strives to continuously improve the added value of our services.

Profile & Competencies:

  • Achievement (result) oriented.
  • Have a strong leadership skill; able to be assertive, comfortable in making decisions and commercial acumen.
  • Have the ability to lead multi-projects and work effectively in a multi-functional project team.
  • Able to consistently deliver quality, accurate and timely work.
  • Adaptable and flexible across a range of projects and clients.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Indonesian.
  • Awareness of financial and business targets.
  • Confident and personable, able to influence and persuade with excellent negotiation skills.
  • Team player; able to work and maintain good working relationship with project team.
  • Independent thinker and have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • BrITE (see above)

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IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development