Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with an International Construction Consultancy, who offer full PMC services to its clients. Well-placed in the construction sector across the GCC, the firm is involved in several flag-ship projects in KSA. Our client are in search of a Project Director, to hire into a recently awarded government holding project which aligns with the Kingdoms 2030 vision.
Based full-time in Riyadh, you will be communicating directly with the client representative to develop and over-see the performance and strategic objectives for the Real Estate masterplan. You will be involved in the design and planning stages offering your expertise and knowledge to alternative solutions for the project, providing estimations and feasibility studies. Your daily duties will be to supervise the management of the construction project, closely checking the performance of engineers, architects and engineers, reviewing designs and drawings as well as building specifications in line with the client’s specifications. You will conduct presentations to key stake holders, reporting project check-points, objectives and over-all team performance.
The successful candidate will hold an MSc or PhD in Civil Engineering or equivalent from a recognised university and have an active membership with a professional construction body. You will have a minimum of 20 years professional experience within construction / project management and have been recently involved in the delivery of a high-profile Real Estate Masterplan. Fluency in Arabic is preferable, with a proven track-record of managing teams and delivering Real Estate / housing projects. Candidates who are residing in Saudi Arabia will be considered as a priority.
About the Company
The Charterhouse brand and business was launched in Dubai and the Middle East in April 2004 by a team of international recruiters and management consultants, after its inception in Sydney, Australia in September 2003. Charterhouse Middle East is now positioned as the leading regional recruiter within its area of disciplines and functional markets.
Charterhouse offers professional and bespoke contingency and retained search services to all sectors of the market. Service quality is guaranteed, thanks to a particular focus on flexibility. Charterhouse was the first international search and selection business to establish Dubai as its base. The growth in the Middle East region has been mirrored by Charterhouse globally, with offices now in Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.