Information / BIM Manager

Richard Poulter
Hong Kong
Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
HK$90-100k negotiable
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Exciting opportunity for anyone seeking new BIM Manager opportunities in Hong Kong. Our client, a multinational engineering and design company, is looking to appoint an experienced and energetic Information/BIM Manager to handle their numerous projects. It is a great fit for anyone wanting to elevate their career in construction to the next level.

Project Details

You’ll be working on a variety of projects in our client’s office in Kowloon.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • As an Information / BIM Manager you will be responsible for ensuring that our client’s digital content is produced, stored, shared and exploited using the latest technologies and practices.
  • Establish and lead a team to undertake the functions of effective information management as identified in ISO 19650 throughout our projects' lifecycles, where the client is either the Lead Appointed Party or an Appointed Party.
  • Review Client Information Requirements (EIRs) and perform the role and responsibilities of the Project Information Manager as identified in ISO 19650, CIC BIM Standards, Hong Kong Government department BIM standards
  • Work with the appointing parties to understand the Project's: Information Requirements; Delivery Milestones; Information Standards; Production methods and procedures; reference information and shared resources; Information Management protocol.
  • Work with our Design and Bid Teams to establish the Pre-Appointment BIM Execution Plan including capability assessments and mobilisation plans
  • Contribute to the project risk register and tender response.
  • Develop the BIM execution plan and define the Master Information Delivery Plan in collaboration with the Design and Project Management Teams.
  • Define delivery strategy for complex multi-disciplinary projects as part of the BIM Execution Plan:
    • Information Exchange Processes
    • Inter-disciplinary co-ordination workflows including clash matrix
    • Federation strategy for BIM models (Civil 3D and Revit)
    • Check and review processes for deliverables utilizing digital tools
    • BIM Strategy as a response to BIM uses mandated by client such as Asset Management, Quantification, Sustainability Analysis, etc
    • Nomenclature convention for deliverables and process for updating status and revision codes in compliance with ISO 19650
    • LOD / LOI to be generated in BIM Models across stages in the project lifecycle
    • Responsibility Matrix
    • Onboarding strategy for delivery team members
  • Liaise with client representatives to articulate delivery strategy and ensure alignment with client requirements. Advise upon any queries raised by client BIM representatives in conjunction with the project delivery team.
  • Support the mobilisation process, working with tools, SMEs and technical leadership to configure elements such as the CDE and design delivery tools, to enable the delivery of the Appointing Parties requirements.
  • Use the information management team to guide, support and audit task teams in the delivery of their Task Information Delivery Plans, to meet the Appointing Parties Requirements.
  • Perform Inter-disciplinary co-ordination on a regular basis on project models:
    • Create and maintain federated models for the project
    • Perform clash detection on federated models at regular intervals
    • Conduct co-ordination meetings with discipline leads to communicate and resolve clashes and interface issues in models
    • Maintain dashboards to provide analytics to teams on trends in clashes and issues
    • Report progress to project management team on co-ordination aspects
  • Provide detailed advice and support to our teams around how changing technologies might help enhance and streamline their individual delivery processes, and then work with them to implement these technologies and capture the resulting benefits.
  • Provide detailed advice and support to our teams to ensure that project delivery is in compliance with the BIM Execution plan and client requirements:
    • Ensure BIM models are setup according to Project Information Standards
    • Ensure workflows and processes outlined are followed for the creation, review, sharing and co-ordination of information
    • Update the BIM Execution Plan as required over the project lifecycle
    • Support project team in utilization of CDE
  • Contribute to optimise delivery, enhance quality, avoid errors and ultimately exceed client requirements, by being innovative and cost effective.


Desired Skills and Experience

  • A thorough understanding of the data, information management, BIM agendas within HK and the standards and documents for implementation in design and construction projects.
  • A willingness to challenge conventions both internally and with our clients with the aim of delivering our projects much more effectively.
  • This role requires candidates able to demonstrate leadership in delivery of BIM and Information Management systems and processes, with proven ability to engage and drive both learning and delivery
  • A real passion and drive to make Information Management the centre of our integrated delivery approach. To do this you’ll need to have a wide range of positive behaviours including being collaborative, open, empathetic, enthusiastic, resilient, tenacious, hardworking and delivery orientated.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with experience in interfacing with clients and BIM Experts from international organizations.
  • Knowledge of Standards and Processes defined in ISO 19650
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in delivery of multi-disciplinary BIM projects in HK and/or overseas with practical experience in the role of BIM Lead, BIM Co-ordinator or BIM Manager
  • Expert knowledge of BIM authoring tools such as Revit, Civil 3D etc in delivery of multi-disciplinary projects
  • Expert knowledge of BIM federation and co-ordination platforms such as Navisworks, Revizto, BIMTrack
  • Expert knowledge of CDEs such as BIM360
  • Basic knowledge of data visualization platforms such as PowerBI, Tableau
  • Knowledge of BIM application for uses such as construction sequencing, quantity takeoffs, virtual reality, digital twin, asset management is desirable but not mandatory
  • Knowledge of automation tools such as Dynamo is desirable but not mandatory.


Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Degree level or equivalent qualification in Architecture, Civil Engineering, Structural or other disciplines relevant to the AEC Industry

Employing Company Overview and Profile

Our client is a multinational engineering and design company. They are dealing with hundreds of projects across the globe and are always interested in hiring new talent. They pride themselves in diversity and inclusivity and always look for the most sustainable solutions for their clients. If you’re looking for a new career in engineering or construction, they are the right fit for you.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

  • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Group Insurance.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
  • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities.

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