Basic Info

Basel Wasif, PMP

5 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Contracts Team Leader at Orascom Construction

Experience Details

Contracts Team Leader

Operations/Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Participates in managing Burullus and West Damietta Mega power plants Projects in Egypt. My responsibilities are, but not limited to:

 Administrates the Project’s main contracts with the owner, consortium and joint-venture agreements with the projects’ partners and prepare the subcontracts, service agreements, purchase orders etc…;
 Leading a team of 3 Contracts Administrators under the supervision of the Projects directors and the business unit Commercial manager.
 Negotiate terms and conditions of the contracts with the Projects engineers, subcontractors, suppliers and consultants, etc…;
 Draft coherent correspondence for submission to the owner, consortium partners, subcontractors, etc…;
 Providing contractual advice to project management and operations teams;
 Ensuring the proper preparation and documentation of all information recording events as background to future claims;
 Attends meeting with the owner/consortium partners and major subcontractors and participates in all contractual aspects of projects, including claims, final accounts, variations and contract interpretation;
 Provide contract summaries and ensure that the Projects execution is in accordance with the project contract terms and conditions.


Company Details

Orascom Construction (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Construction - Industrial Facilities and Infrastructure, Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office

http://www.orascom.com/

May 2015 to present (2 years 2 months)
Commercial Manager Assistant at Samsung C&T Corporation

Experience Details

Commercial Manager Assistant

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Operations/Management

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Being part of the Main Contractor’s team, my responsibilities were, but not limited to:

 Providing the required support to the Project’s management of financial risks, value engineering and cost control;
 Review all bills of quantities and Project specifications giving technical advice and directions;
 Prepare cost forecasts concerning the expected final accounts;
 Assist in managing the whole change control process for the project, coordinating with Consultants, contractors, suppliers and the Owner;
 Prepare the contracts, purchase orders and the variation orders;
 Prepare and release payments to the subcontractors and suppliers participating in the Project.
 Administrate the Main Contract, Subcontracts, Supply and Service Agreements, etc… to ensure compliance with their terms and conditions.


Company Details

Samsung C&T Corporation (multinational)

Egypt

N/A

Construction - Industrial Facilities and Infrastructure, Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office

www.samsungcnt.com

Dec 2012 to Jan 2015 (2 years 1 month)
Technical office Engineer at ETAC Construction

Experience Details

Technical office Engineer

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture, Operations/Management

Entry Level

Project: El Khamael project, Sheikh Zayed – With Construction Value of 180 Million EGP

My responsibilities included, but were not limited to:

 Measurement and valuation of work done.
 Prepare the monthly IPC to present to the owner.
 Prepare cost forecasts concerning the expected final account.
 Checking and recommending for payment the sub - contractor interim payment applications of work in progress and materials on site
 Prepare variation orders through site visits to record information on claims/variations.
 Negotiate with the owner engineers regarding any variations claimed.
 Prepare various Quantity Surveying documents including budgetary estimates from sketch drawings, Bill of Quantities for all disciplines and Costs Estimates.


Company Details

ETAC Construction

Giza, Egypt

101-500 employees

Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office

N/A

Dec 2011 to Sep 2012 (9 months)
Roads Engineer (Military Service) at Egyptian Army, department of Military Engineers

Experience Details

Roads Engineer (Military Service)

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture

Entry Level

Project: Various Roads projects around Egypt.

Responsibilities:

 Analyze survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography, and other topographical or geologic data to plan projects.
 Estimate quantities and cost of materials, equipment or Labor to determine project feasibility.
 Manage and direct staff members and the construction, operations, or maintenance activities at project site.
 Provide technical advice regarding design, construction, or program modifications and structural repairs to industrial and managerial Officer.


Company Details

Egyptian Army, department of Military Engineers

Egypt

More then 1000 employees

Construction - Industrial Facilities and Infrastructure, Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office

N/A

Sep 2010 to Sep 2011 (1 year)
Civil engineer at Creation for General Construction

Experience Details

Civil engineer

Engineering - Construction/Civil/Architecture

Entry Level

Supervise constructions sites assigned to the company by handling the company technicians and the subcontractors.


Company Details

Creation for General Construction

Egypt

1-10 employees

Construction - Residential & Commercial/Office

N/A

Sep 2009 to Aug 2010 (11 months)
Support professional (Part Time position). at Stream Global Services

Experience Details

Support professional (Part Time position).

Customer Service/Support

Entry Level

Handling USA customer requests and complaints regarding the company products and services.


Company Details

Stream Global Services (multinational)

Egypt

More then 1000 employees

Consumer Services , Telecommunications

N/A

Oct 2009 to Jun 2010 (8 months)
Manager Assistant. at Absolutely Starving delicatessen

Experience Details

Manager Assistant.

Operations/Management

Student

Maintain the food quality, supervising the staff and handling the deli's procurement


Company Details

Absolutely Starving delicatessen

London, United Kingdom

101-500 employees

Food and Beverage Production

www.abstarv.com

Jun 2008 to Oct 2008 (4 months)
Manager Assistant. at Absolutely Starving delicatessen

Experience Details

Manager Assistant.

Operations/Management

Student

Maintain the food quality, supervising the staff and handling the deli's procurement


Company Details

Absolutely Starving delicatessen

London, United Kingdom

101-500 employees

Food and Beverage Production

http://www.abstarv.com/

Jun 2007 to Oct 2007 (4 months)
It Officer at Eco Group

Experience Details

It Officer

IT/Software Development

Student

Monitor and maintain the computer & networking system of the Group by regular site visits to the entire group owned businesses


Company Details

Eco Group

London, United Kingdom

51-100 employees

Food and Beverage Production

http://www.ecorestaurants.com/

Jun 2006 to Nov 2006 (5 months)
Waiter at Eco Restaurant

Experience Details

Waiter

Customer Service/Support

Student

N/A


Company Details

Eco Restaurant

London, United Kingdom

11-50 employees

Food and Beverage Production

http://www.ecorestaurants.com/

Jun 2005 to Oct 2005 (4 months)
Waiter at Eco Restaurant

Experience Details

Waiter

Customer Service/Support

Student

N/A


Company Details

Eco Restaurant

London, United Kingdom

11-50 employees

Food and Beverage Production

http://www.ecorestaurants.com/

Jun 2004 to Oct 2004 (4 months)

Achievements


Manage the total of 27 Contractor with almost 60 Contract with the Sum of 140 Million USD
Managed Change Orders with the sum of almost 30 Million USD
Actively Participating in the Contracting Process Starting from Preparing the bidding documents until Contract closing or termination.
I Got My PMP Certification January 2015
I got accepted as a potential RICS Member and i'm currently in the process of completing the membership application.



I Managed a total Contracts of 80 million egp during the execution Phases


As Part of my military Service i have been able to gain experince in the field of road engineering , i have worked in biggest road project back then (Cairo - Assuit ) Freeway


Was my official start as a civil Engineer, i participated in the completion of 2 vilas in Shrouk City


As a part time postion it Was Great to achieve the best seller for 4 month during my 10 month employment.


Founded PHAI Activity one of the leading now in Cairo University. Traveled abroad during the summer Holidays in order to get much experiences that helped in develop my personality.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering

Education Details

Bachelor of Engineering

Civil Engineering

Cairo University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

Highway and Roads design, Traffic capacity design, Foundation design, Concrete design, Bridge design, Railway Design Steel design

Graduation Project: Geotechnical Engineering and Foundation Design for a marine port.

Cairo University
2004 - 2009

Certifications

Certificate details

PMP (Project Management Professional) Certification No. 1788368

Jan 2015

Proficient out of Proficient

N/A

1788368

PMI

Certified Project Manager , Certified Degree in Project Management.

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

PMP preparation course – 35 hours

Jun 2014

MENA Chapter Egypt

preparation course for The PMP Certification Awarded by the PMI

Training/Course Details

Safety and Compliance 10 hrs training

Jul 2014

Samsung C&T HQ

N/A

Training/Course Details

OSHA 30-Hour Construction / General Industry Certification

Nov 2012

OSHA Acadmy Egypt

N/A

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Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

German

German

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

AutoCAD

AutoCAD

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Primavera

Primavera

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

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1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Quantity Surveying

Quantity Surveying

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Stock Market

Stock Market

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

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More than 7 years

Contract Engineering

Contract Engineering

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

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1-3 years

catering & Food Bussniess

catering & Food Bussniess

: Intermediate

: High

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1-3 years

Key Skills

Leader, Negotiator, Problem Solver, Details-oriented, Entrepreneur

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