General Manager (Water & Waste Water)

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Ref: LP265-479

The Role

The Role

My client is a leading MNC who is a specialist water provider, delivering complete turnkey solutions focusing on water and its related infrastructure.

They have recently established their new office in KSA, based out of Jeddah, and is currently looking for a GM to lead their Saudi operation.

The GM will be reporting to the CEO and will be responsible in building and leading a team

The GM will also be responsible for leading the business development, play a key role in all competitive tenders (RFP/RFI processes) to include structuring, pricing, client management, Oversee all projects (through the project management team), Relationship Management of the internal stakeholders (Shareholders, owners of the company, Board of Directors) and be responsible for the P&L of the Saudi operation.



Degree in Engineering (Preferably)

MBA is preferred

Arabic speaking a very strong preference

Water experience essential, construction and Oil and gas a benefit.

Strong character, a real “leader”, experienced in managing their way through the red tape of Saudi.

Must be full of energy, proactive, hands on and commercially astute

Experience in working in KSA is strongly preferred

Good contacts and connections in KSA within the water industry

Excellent communication skills, fluency in English is a must

P&L experience

About the Company

About the Company

TAAHEED deliver pioneering recruitment solutions and consultancy services to MENA organizations that believe human capital is the major driver in building a ‘best-in-class’ team or company.

TAAHEED offer Search & Selection, Project & Managed Service solutions across key practices, including;

• Construction & Development
• Banking & Financial Services
• Insurance
• IT & Telecommunications
• Engineering & Industry
• Shared Services (HR/Legal/Accountancy/Professional Support)
• Higher Education Recruitment / University (Faculty Staff)
• Media, Advertising,
• Marketing, PR & Communications
• Public Sector

TAAHEED also are the regions number one contributor to Emiratization initiatives.
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