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Project Director - 17126 - PMC

On-site
  • Riyadh, Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia
17126 - Riyadh City Park 1, Landscape Construction

Job description

ILF KSA is on the hunt for a talented individual for below role for an exciting PMC project in Riyadh: A unique, golden opportunity to make a meaningful impact on critical infrastructure projects in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that contribute to sustainable development.

This project is an incredible opportunity, truly one-of-a-kind, with a scope that covers the design review, and supervision of procurement, construction, testing, and commissioning, over a duration of up to 36 months, including the construction of a closed wadi with running waters, several buildings and retails areas and a new RO plant to treat irrigation water.

PROJECT DIRECTOR
As the Project Director, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the successful execution of the project from inception to completion. You will be responsible for leading a multidisciplinary team, managing project timelines, budgets, and resources, while maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety throughout the project lifecycle.

Responsibilities:


Leading the PMC team for supporting the Client for the supervision and monitoring of the works to be performed by the Contractor(s):


  • Lead and oversee all aspects of the project, including design verification, finalization, supervision of construction, testing, commissioning, and operation of all the facilities foreseen to be new RO plant.
  • Develop and execute comprehensive project plans, ensuring alignment with client objectives, contractual requirements, and regulatory standards.
  • Manage project budgets, expenditures, and financial forecasting to ensure cost-effectiveness and profitability.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with the Client, the design consultant, vendors, contractor(s) and any other key stakeholders involved in execution, serving as a trusted advisor and strategic partner in project planning, execution and monitoring.
  • Foster effective communication and collaboration among internal teams, external stakeholders, and project partners to mitigate risks and resolve challenges proactively.
  • Monitor project progress, performance metrics, and compliance with established KPIs, implementing corrective actions as necessary to achieve project milestones and deliverables.
  • Provide regular updates, reports, and presentations to senior management and clients, highlighting key achievements, challenges, and recommendations for improvement.
  • Uphold a strong commitment to quality, safety, and environmental sustainability, adhering to relevant standards, codes, and best practices.

Job requirements

Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field from Western accredited University; Master's degree preferred.
  • Proven experience of 20+ years in project management consultancy, preferably within the urban development, infrastructure, water treatment, or construction sectors.
  • Demonstrated track record of successfully managing complex projects from initiation to completion, with specific expertise in design verification, construction oversight, and commissioning activities.
  • Strong leadership abilities with the capacity to inspire and motivate cross-functional teams to achieve project objectives within established timelines and budgets.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and stakeholder management skills, with the ability to build and maintain productive relationships at all levels.
  • Proficiency in project management software, MS Office Suite, and other relevant tools and technologies.
  • Professional certifications such as PMP, PRINCE2, or equivalent is highly desirable.
  • GCC project experience mandatory

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