Project Manager Project Construction Manager
An accomplished Project Manager with more than 26 years of experience in directing large scale projects, and construction management. Expertise in leading hotel projects from inception to handover with full comprehension of architectural, interior, structure and MEP designs. Demonstrated track record of delivering key construction and development projects. Proven capacity to identify, design and deploy innovative technologies that result in improved systems, increased production and decreased expenses. Possesses excellent knowledge of communication, influencing and leadership skills. Areas of Expertise
Construction & Development
Strategic Planning/ Analysis
Key Skills Assessments
TEAM LEADERSHIP– Led and built cohesive cross functional teams and collaborating with senior executives in improving operations and starting up new business locations while overseeing staff. PROCESS IMPROVEMENTS – Devised and implemented processes, procedures, systems and internal controls to strengthen operations, increase productivity and enhance customer satisfaction. INTERPERSONAL SKILLS – Negotiated in a positive manner and handled problem resolution activities proactively as well as responsible attitude targeted at ensuring completion of projects in a time efficient manner. Professional Experience
W&VY, LDA, CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT CONSULTANCY, CANTANHEDE – PORTUGAL 2016 – ACTUAL SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER
Representing the client on the refurbishment/area increase of two projects simultaneously. “Lar Doce Viver - Nursing Home and geriatrics – Condeixa” and “Club CSI+GH - Hostel – Coimbra”
Prepared project management plans including budget preparation, Activity schedules, Stakeholder analysis, Risk management plan and Procurement plan.
Expertly reported monthly on the progress of construction to the planned programme, procurement, value engineering and evaluations of several design and finished material changes.
Functioned as the QA/QC site inspection and works checking for compliance with specifications, mock-ups and QA as well as synchronised work phasing and “Area Transfer” completion between different Package Contractors.
Steered and established the handover schedule and areas as per programme to the Services Team. CAPITA PROPERTY AND INFRASTRUCTURE CONSULTANTS LLC, MONGOMO, EQUATORIAL GUINEA 2014 – 2015 PROJECT MANAGER – RESIDENT ARCHITECT
Represented client for construction of ITNHGE (Instituto Tecnologico Nacional De Hidrocarburos De Guinea Ecuatorial).
Evaluated the current design brief and overall architectural as well as spearheaded the design coordination, advised required actions, structured detail production, and checked the construction progress on site.
Expertly reported monthly on the progress of construction to the planned programme, procurement, value engineering and evaluations of several design and finished materials changes (Value US$ 225 million). Paulo Machado Page 2
…Professional Experience Continued…
MASTERS MANAGEMENT CONSULTANTS (INDIA) PVT. LTD, BANGALORE – INDIA 2011 – 2013 CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER ON THE RITZ CARLTON HOTEL BANGALORE
Duties included specific accountability for the synchronisation of day to day construction activities, of Guest Room Floors, SPA/Gym and swimming pool, Restaurants/ Bars as per matrix, public areas and hard/ soft landscape.
Functioned as the QA/QC site inspection and works checking for compliance with specifications, mock-ups and QA WMS as well as synchronised work phasing and “Area Transfer” completion between different Package Contractors.
Steered and established the handover schedule and areas as per programme to the Ritz Carlton Technical Services Team.
W&VY, LDA, CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT CONSULTANCY, CANTANHEDE – PORTUGAL 2010 – 2011 PROJECT MANAGER
Arranged initial issues including site logistics, liaising on behalf of the client in interface with Statuary/Local Authorities.
Developed contacts for the approval of new mixed use development (4* hotel, office building and 12 residential villas) in Simulanbuco – Angola.
BCC1, OMAN 2008 – 2010
DESIGN MANAGER/ ARCHITECT
Revised current design brief and the overall concept planning, designed coordination and detail production by various consultants, participated in value management workshops, and advised required actions.
Designed growth and FF&E of 3 hotels (Anantara, InterContinental and Hilton Golf Resort Hotel) from inception to handover, also led project management of PGA 18-hole Golf Course designed by Thomson Perrett & Lobb. THOMPSON COLE INTERNATIONAL PC, ISLAND OF SANTIAGO - CAPE VERDE PROJECT MANAGER/DESIGN MANAGER, 2008
Collaborated with client on budget preparations, developed level 1 programme and project management plan as well as prepared initial problems comprising site logistics, and enabling works.
Directed all function of the design Approvals, for the Phase One Project of 1,650 ha Development that includes a 5* Hotel, a 4* Hotel, Marina, 18-hole Golf Course and about 2500 Residential units. AZICONSTROI, LDA, GROUP AZINOR, LDA, LUANDA - ANGOLA 2006 – 2008 TECHNICAL DIRECTOR/ PROJECT MANAGER
Advanced the reconstruction of Provincial Hospital of Cabinda, while organising and project managing all preparation of workmanship and site logistics for the construction of new Sana Boutique Hotel Cabinda. PAM-ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN DESIGN, LDA, COIMBRA - PORTUGAL 1998 – 2006 DESIGN CONSULTANT
Headed Project’s in the area of master planning, urban design, residential, industrial planning, and interior design.
Acted as Project Management Consultant for several private companies and also Mural – Construction Company. Career Note
MURAL- CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, LDA, COIMBRA - PORTUGAL 1992 – 1998 DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION MANAGER
Mixed Use Developments
INTERDECOR – INTERIOR DESIGN, LDA, MEALHADA-PORTUGAL 1990 – 1992 DESIGN MANAGER
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Católica Lisbon-School of Business & Economics, Lisbon, Portugal,
“Leadership and Organizational Behavior –
Certification and Specialization in Negotiation”, Other ESAI, (Superior School of Real Estate Activities), Lisbon, Portugal Real Estate Evaluation, Other
Católica Lisbon-School of Business & Economics, Lisbon, Portugal Project Management, Other
Superior School of Artistic Technologies of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal Architecture, Master (MSc/MA)
PMP- Project Manager Professional, Project Management Institute, Portugal Real Estate Evaluation, CMVM, Portuguese Securities Market Commission, Portugal Certified Architect - "Ordem dos Arquitectos", Portuguese Association of Architects