Flora Au


Energetic and goal-driven project management practitioner with 6+ years forefront experience as general contractor. Being viable of wide-spectrum project environments, from extreme rigidity to the upmost free-wheeling culture. Polished professional with a proved track record of successes in various projects.

Self-disciplined team leader and team member, who strives to excel in any endeavor, is seeking a sustainable position on a sustainable platform.

Major Accomplishments:

»Among five German Consulates built in Greater China in the past decade, only three achieved client’s highly competing triangle objectives: scope, time, cost and quality. Prime contributor of these project successes, pre-assigned by the client as Project Manager of general contractor. These fit-out contracts accumulatively valued 25+ million(RMB) is a record in the company and account respectively for 1/3 to 1/2 of annual turnover. Perform the project with minimal on-site supervision from client that help cutting their travelling frequency by 60%

»Pioneer in project running(the German Consulate in Shanghai) in a newly start-up of company’s branch office with only remote operation supports and scarce resources

»By word of mouth, sweep up all Italian governmental/commercial settings in Guangzhou from 2004 to 2008: UniCredit; Italian Chamber of Commerce; Consulate General of Italy; Italian Trade Commission

»One of the key initiator of the first green project in the company for MARS Information Services Guangzhou, LEED CI Silver certified

»As the first attempt to control budget by the client, outperform the Consulate General of New Zealand, New Zealand Trade & Enterprise project by collaborating with a virtual team(architectural design, M&E consultant) scattered three countries with all-sided satisfaction on the deliverables

»Other project footprints include British Chamber of Commerce Guangdong, Consulate General of Argentina, CNIM, Kenya Airways, Rapala Fishing, SCM Group, The Lubrizol


Project Manager or LEED consultant for interior fit-outs pursuing LEED certification

Work History

Work History
Jan 2008 - Aug 2011

Project Manager

Headway Interior Design & Construction, LLC

Duties & Responsibilities:

»Organize and maneuver open bid competitions to win the project; clarify, negotiate and conclude the contract

»Ensure project team stay currently on diversified technical and managerial requirements of the projects by bridging the gap of language and culture; give direction to plan for the projects in terms of schedule, resources and quality management

»Standardize team member roles and responsibilities; streamline workflow and procedures; keep the team motivated by trimming rewarding system, providing advanced direction and immediate feedback and resolving conflicts

»Secure building, government and client approval on starting the project by preparing required documents, drawing and certificates that meet ‘double standards’

»Drive the execution of project, manage stakeholders with highly competing needs and interests; manipulate the project activities to make the progressively elaborated requirements achievable and achieved.

»Control information flow and manage cash flow to maintain viability of project; accomplish on-time, within-budget delivery that also meet quality standards

»Carry out defect rectification, perform user O&M training, compile as-built documentation, hand-over of deliverables, negotiation of Change Orders, team performance appraisal to close the project

Jan 2005 - Dec 2007

Project Coordinator

Headway Interior Design & Construction, LLC

Duties & Responsibilities: 

»Supervise project team to prepare for bidding response; clarifying addenda to the contract

»Communicate regularly with the design and/or consulting firm in either interactive or non-interactive way to circulate information among team and client

»During project execution, manage material/supplies procurement; assists PM in monioring on-site progress, coordination with sub-contractors, negotiation of change orders, preparation for weekly progress report

»Perform user O&M training, compile as-built documentation



Junior College

Guangzhou Economic Management Institute


Sun-Yat-Sen University

Green Building Education Service



Jul 2012 - Jul 2015


Project Managerment Institute
Apr 2012 - Apr 2014


Green Building Certification Institute