Society of Project Managers (SPM) is pleased to announce the launch of the search for the Outstanding Project Manager 2018. This Award aims to highlight the multi-faceted leadership role of a Project Manager. Apart from meeting the many project objectives of the client, the Project Manager has to be knowledgeable in design and construction matters and uphold a high standard of professionalism to earn the respect of all parties in a project.

A proficient Project Manager is a valuable asset to the organization and the construction industry, and should be encouraged with due recognition for the contribution towards realizing our built environment.  Through this award, the Society hopes to inspire the growing pool of Project Managers in Singapore to raise their level of professional practice and provide even better service in their work with consultants, client and contractor.

This award is aimed at recognizing a Project Manager’s significant achievements in the construction industry over the past years. These achievements could be in any one or a combination of the following aspects:

  • exceptional level of service provided for projects undertaken;
  • special project management expertise employed for projects which have a significant impact on the built environment in Singapore;
  • professional project management practices in dealings with other parties of project team;
  • Innovative project management approaches or ideas, which contribute to the advancement for the profession or the industry.

Call for Nominations

Nominations for the Outstanding Construction Project Manager Award are invited from fellows and members of the Society and organizations under the Construction Industry Joint Committee, Government agencies, Statutory Boards and private entities.  Nominees need not be members of the Society.  There are 2 award categories:

Category 1: Project Manager (Senior Category)

This category is open to a program director/project manager at least 15 years of relevant project management experience and shall have managed projects of size more than SGD$150M construction value in a single project 

Category 2: Project Manager (Junior Category)

The category is open to a project director/project manager at least 8 years of relevant project management experience and shall have managed projects of size more than SGD$50M construction value in a single project

The announcement and nomination form for the Award can also be downloaded from the Society’s website:  http://www.sprojm.org.sg.

Closing date for all nominations will be on Friday, 15 June 2018.  All signed completed nomination forms must be submitted by the closing date to the address below.

Selection Process  

Nominations will be evaluated by a committee appointed by the President, Society of Project Managers. Nominees short-listed by the awards committee will be invited to elaborate and illustrate their achievements and experience in project management. The panel of assessors may also interview the short-listed nominees as part of their deliberations. The evaluation criteria is shown in Annex B.

The results of the committee’s deliberations will be announced at the Society’s Annual Dinner in September 2018. The Award for the Outstanding Project Manager 2018 will be presented at the Annual Dinner.

Inquiries and Submissions

The Submission Guidelines can be downloaded from the Society’s website http://www.sprojm.org.sg.

For enquiries and submissions:

The Award Committee, Outstanding Project Manager 2018
The Society of Project Managers
1 Gateway Drive
#21-12, Westgate Tower
Singapore 608531

or

SPM’s e-mail:
societyofprojectmanagers@gmail.com
Attention: Ms. Akashah