Assistant Construction Manager - Saudi National


Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Ref: QP928-647

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The opportunity

We are hiring an ambitious and forward-thinking assistant construction manager to join our established and growing team in Saudi.

The successful applicant will need to have experience in coordinating and managing multiple contractors and demonstrate the ability to build robust relationships and integrated teams.

Working in a client facing role, responsible for the direct management of the international and local contractors on site.

This opportunity is for a Saudi national only.

Your responsibilities will include:

• Assisting the project manager in controlling and managing elements of the project to enable delivery to the agreed budget, time and quality standards required.
• Assisting in producing project reports for issue to client on a weekly and monthly basis, and otherwise as required, to report on project progress and performance.
• Supporting in the development of project strategic programmes and monitor progress against.
• Helping the overall safety management including recording issues.
• Supporting all on site quality control, coordination of benchmarks and liaison with the construction supervisors.
• Managing the site coordination including chairing the daily/weekly meetings with the contractor.
• Assisting in the day-to-day liaison with the neighbouring building owners and other relevant authorities.
• Reviewing the contractor method statements/risk assessments.
• Agreeing in short terms programmes with the contractor.
• Working with the project director to assess the contractors’ monthly applications for payment.
• Attending off site inspections as directed by the project director.
• Agreeing in final quality inspections with the construction supervisors.
• Ensuring the contractor is maintaining the site in terms of cleanliness, logistics, mandatory signage and etc.
• Ensuring all environmental conditions/requirements of the project HS&E plan are being adhered to by all contractors
• Ensuring full understanding of all the contractors’ scopes.


About you

You have a relevant degree qualification, master’s preferred. You will take personal development seriously and be chartered or pursuing a similar level of professional qualification.

You are digitally savvy, can build lasting client relationships and lead strong, motivated teams. You must have experience of programme or project management equating quality and value with individual client and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace has to offer.

Apply now for a confidential discussion.

About the Company

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East North Africa and India, North America, Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - going home safe and well, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most complex and inspiring projects around the world.

We support our people who are aiming to achieve an academic or professional qualification that will help them develop personally and deliver to the highest standard for our clients. At Mace you can deepen your knowledge, expand your skills and define your own path.

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