Are you looking for an opportunity to challenge your Project Management skills within the growing, dynamic market of Saudi Arabia? With a brand-new head office in Riyadh, Jacobs – one of the largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional and construction services, have recently formed a new Joint Venture with a highly reputable Saudi based world class organization, that is set to become a market disruptor.
The mission of this new organization is to build a strong, sustaining and profitable “Project Management National Champion”, to oversee major social infrastructure programs throughout the Kingdom, aligned with the wider mandate to contribute to economic growth, diversify the economy and enhance national investment to deliver on the overarching Vision 2030.
Reporting to the Programme Director, your role will be involved in a long-term master planning development programme in a client representative role. You will assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving a number of relevant stakeholders, ensuring technical feasibility.
You will be responsible for:-
Initiating, planning, scheduling, estimating, forecasting, coordinating, controlling, managing and delivering all activities for projects and related release initiatives
Coordinating with engineering discipline lead engineers to ensure on-time completion of work activities and the implementation of project control procedures
Reviewing and closely monitoring project schedule and costs
Measuring project performance using the latest tools and techniques
Reporting and escalating to senior management
Successfully managing relationships with the client and all stakeholders
As a successful candidate you will be degree qualified in Engineering, Project Management or another related discipline and have at least 10-15 years of experience in the building industry or similar. You will have exposure to Programme Management on mega infrastructure/development projects and will possess knowledge of the principles of best practice of Project Management and associated management systems.