CV, Experienced Project Manager Wishing To Remain In Gulf Region

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 23589

Skills keywords: project management
Short Bio:

Please refer to cv below;

Current location: Jubail, KSA - View on map
Nationality: Turkish
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: kuwait, Oman, qatar, saudi arabia, United Arab Emirates

Professional Memberships

Chamber of Civil Engineers, Istanbul, Turkey


Levent Tosyali has a professional track record of 30+ years in various stages of international construction, including but not limited to:

● site engineering and supervision,

● logistics,

● planning, reporting,

● progress payments,

● bidding, cost estimating, takeoffs,

● cost control,

● contract management, claims(FIDIC and USACE contracts),

● project management, coordination,

● business development

In the following fields:

● housing and buildings,

● tourism investments,

● infrastructure, motorways.

Qualifications & Education

High School Robert College, Istanbul, Turkey

University Bosphorus University, Istanbul, Turkey

Language Goethe-Institut, Munich, Germany (6-month German language course in 1984)

Career Summary

SADARA PO Plant Project ($120m)
Employer: SADARA (Aramco & Dow Chemical), Working for Contractor, TEKFEN Construction Co.
Country: Jubail, KSA
Project: PO Plant Construction

Position: Project Controls Manager

Period: from March 2013 to date

Key Duties:

Time management – supervise Primavera P6 rebaseline, weekly progress updates,

Cost management – supervise monthly payment requests, subcontractor payments,

Change orders/new unit prices, quantity take-offs,

Contract management – write letters,

Reporting – supervise cost-to-complete, monthly reports to TEKFEN Head Office,

Daily/weekly/monthly progress reports, 2-week look-ahead reports.

IIHCO, Ojeda, Venezuela
Ojeda New City Urban Project ($500m, 7000 apartments, social buildings, infrastructure)
Employer: Government (Ministry of Housing & Urban Planning), Working for Contractor, IIHCO
Country: Ojeda, Venezuela
Project: Ojeda New City Urban Project

Position: Contract Manager

Period: from June 2011 to Jan 2012
(project suspended due to US sanctions)

Key Duties: Contract management – write letters, resolve disputes, prepare claim files

SWGCC, Tripoli, Libya
Employer: Government, Working for Contractor, SWGCC
Country: Tripoli, Libya
Project: All construction projects in Libya

Position: Construction Coordinator

Period: from December 2010 to February 2011
(all projects suspended due to civil war)

Key Duties: Resource Management – supervise allocation of labor, materials & equipment

Time management – supervise weekly/monthly progress updates,

Cost management – supervise monthly payment requests, subcontractor payments,

Business development at Istanbul Head Office from Feb. 2011 to May 2011

ERKA, Adana, Turkey
Employer: USACE, Working for Contractor, ERKA Construction Co.
Country/Projects: US Corps of Engineers construction projects at US military bases in Romania, Africa, Iraq and Afghanistan

Position: Program Manager (in charge of all USACE projects)

Period: From December 2009 to May 2011
(Company liquidated)

Key Duties: Contract management – write letters, resolve disputes, prepare claim files

KAYI, Dubai, UAE
Employer: KAYI Construction Co.
Country: Al Marjan Island, RAK, UAE (KAYI investment)
Project: Harbor Beach Residence (mixed use project, residence & hotel)

Position: Deputy project manager (later technical coordinator)

Period: From May 2008 to April 2009
(Project cancelled due to economic problems in Dubai)

Key duties: Market research – mobilization, materials, equipment, labor/subcontractors

GULSAN, Istanbul, Turkey
Employer: GULSAN Construction Co.
Country: Istanbul, Turkey
Project: Highway construction tenders in KSA, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and North Iraq

Position: Business development engineer

Period: From October 2004 to January 2007

Key Duties: Business development – Bid file preparation

ENTERNASYONAL, Istanbul, Turkey
Employer: ENTERNASYONAL Tourism Investments Co.
Country: Istanbul, Turkey
Project: company owned tourism investments throughout Turkey

Position: quantity surveyor, site manager supervision contractors

Period: from September 2000 to September 2004
(Company liquidated)

Key duties: Tender files preparation, supervising contractors at site

YAPI KREDI BANK Head Office, Istanbul, Turkey
Expert Engineer (1997 to 2000)
Employer: Yapi ve Kredi Bankasi
Country: Istanbul, Turkey
Project: n/a

Position: Expert engineer

Period: From 1997 to 2000

Key duties: Bank letters to Turkish contractors working abroad – provide analysis & advice

Assessment of real estate counter guaranty to commercial credits

ALPEREN, Vilnius, Lithuania
Self trading company
(1995 to 1997)

ENKA, Istanbul, Turkey
Employer: German Government (loans to provide housing for Russian military returning from DDR) Working for Contractor, ENKA Construction Co.
Country: Istanbul, Turkey, later Tschist, Belarus
Project: Various housing projects in Russia, later Completion of 9 factories in Tschist, Belarus

Position: Logistics engineer at ENKA head office, Istanbul, Turkey, later Logistics Chief at site in Tschist, Belarus

Period: from 1993 to 1995

Key duties: Istanbul – procure and export to camps in Russia, spare parts, consumables,

Belarus – procure and transport contract materials, food stuff, consumables

ERE, Ankara, Turkey
Employer: USACE, Working for Contractor, ERE Muhendislik Co.
Country: Ankara, Turkey

Project: Barracks Renovation, US Military Base in Sinop, Turkey

Position: Project Manager

Period: From 1991 to 1993 (project terminated for the convenience of Employer after collapse of former USSR)

Key duties: Contract management – write letters, resolve disputes, prepare claim files

Employer: Government (TCK), Working for Contractor, ENTES & BALFOUR BEATTY JV
Country: Hendek, Turkey
Project: Kazanci – Gumusova Motorway Project

Position: Planning Engineer, later Earthworks Section Chief

Period: from 1988 to 1991

Key duties: Planning – progress reporting, design development tracking

Earthworks – supervise construction activities (cut & fill up to formation level)

ENKA, Riyadh, KSA
Employer: KSA Government, Working for Contractor, ENKA Construction Co.
Country: KSA

(i) Hofuf 500 Villas Project: QA/QC engineer, site engineer, progress payments

(ii) Makkah 4 x 50000m3 Water Reservoirs: site engineer (reinforced concrete works)

(iii) Jeddah 4 x 50000m3 Water Reservoirs: site mobilization chief

(iv) Riyadh Head Office, planning department, planning engineer

Period: from 1982 to 1986