Deals, Infrastructure and Government - Capital Project Services

PricewaterhouseCoopers

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Posted
Ref: HP639-1484

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Deals, Infrastructure and Government - Capital Project Services - Senior Manager - Riyadh

Line of Service
Advisory

Specialism
Capital Projects

Management Level
Senior Manager

Job Description & Summary
PwC Global Overview

At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients and our people are looking for. Our reputation lies in building lasting relationships with our clients and a focus on delivering value in all we do. We're a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 208,000 people who are committed to delivering world-class capabilities and quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.

PwC Middle East Overview

Established in the region for over 40 years, PwC Middle East employs over 4,000 people across 12 countries: Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Palestine and the United Arab Emirates. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East region. Our tailored solutions help our clients meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the Middle East market, and beyond.

Line of Service Overview

We help organizations execute successful deals and create value through mergers, acquisitions, disposals and restructuring. We work with clients to develop the right strategy before the deal, identify issues and points of negotiation and value and implement change to deliver synergies, growth strategies and profit improvements post acquisition.

Deals are an opportunity - for faster growth, stronger capabilities and dramatic transformation. Harnessing this potential requires foresight that only comes from a deep fluency in deals, coupled with data-driven insights that help you make decisions confidently. Doing deals requires speed, flexibility to react, experience and confidence. Exactly what you get when you work with PwC.

Business Unit Overview

Our Capital Project Services team consists of a range of talented multi-disciplined professionals who have a background in delivery of capital projects across multiple sectors including infrastructure and financial services. We support our clients in securing optimum value from their projects or business and provide the expertise they require to navigate challenging, complex situations.

Role:

We're one of the world's leading professional services organisations and our culture is all about our people. We are looking for candidates with strong interpersonal, presentation and communication skills who are passionate about advising clients to improve their project outcomes. Your role might include

- Designing and delivering transformative project and programme management and/ or commercial management approaches across a wide range of industries;
- Working closely with senior leaders of major global businesses to optimise the efficiency of their capital programmes and supporting them to deliver their intended benefits;
- Providing expertise to clients who strive to deliver projects within constrained budgets or supporting them through challenging situations.

At PwC the development of our people is key and though we're all driven by different aspirations, we share the same commitment to quality. You'll have the opportunity to work on high-profile, national and international projects that will enable you to reach your full potential.

Responsibilities:

As a Senior Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Proactively assist in the management of several clients, while reporting to Directors and above
- Train and lead staff
- Establish effective working relationships directly with clients
- Contribute to the development of your own and team's technical acumen
- Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
- Contribute and lead on business operations
- Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
- Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand

Requirements

Requirements:

- Experience in the following sectors: Aerospace, Defense & Security, Housing, Construction Data Analytics, and City Infrastructure
- Bachelor's Degree in, Engineering, Architecture, Urban Planning or related field
- Capital Projects & Infrastructure project exposure is essential. You must have a track record of advising on significant projects
- May hold a Masters Degree in, Engineering, Architecture, Urban Planning or Business Administration or related field
- Capital Projects & Infrastructure project exposure is essential. You must have a track record of advising on significant projects
- Is a confident communicator and is able to deliver compelling messages with impact in a passionate and credible manner to influence a wide variety of audiences;
- Is an exceptional leader and has a strong desire to coach others within their team
- Is a confident communicator and is able to deliver compelling messages with impact in a passionate and credible manner to influence a wide variety of audiences;
- Has exceptional technical aptitude and analytical skills, and is able to translate complex issues to support the creation and delivery of clear and understandable client solutions;
- Is passionate about delivery of capital projects and has a strong desire to succeed by learning from colleagues and creating collaborative relationships at all levels
- Has a strong academic and industry background and currently holds a senior position in their organisation

The Individual:

Our clients value the diverse range of experiences that our people bring. Our team mostly comprises of people from Urban Planning, Project Management, Engineering, or Commercial Management backgrounds but we're open to other industries and experiences, and the value that can bring.

Your career to date should demonstrate:

- Is passionate about delivery of capital projects and has a strong desire to succeed by learning from colleagues and creating collaborative relationships at all levels;
- A desire to build trusted working relationships with their teams, clients and other stakeholders and innovation to deliver outputs;
- Has exceptional technical aptitude and analytical skills, and is able to translate complex issues to support the creation and delivery of clear and understandable client solutions;
- Has a strong academic and industry background and currently holds a senior position in their organisation;
- Is a confident communicator and is able to deliver compelling messages with impact in a passionate and credible manner to influence a wide variety of audiences;
- The ability to lead a team to deliver projects and solutions;
- Experience in leading the management of contracts, suppliers, or projects and an in depth understanding of the core principles used to support delivery of projects;
- Self awareness and your ambition to continuously develop your and your team's skills.
- Is an exceptional leader and has a strong desire to coach others within their team
- Ability to develop strong relationships with client and provide well rounded strategic insights
- Is open to travel, both nationally and internationally.

About the Company

PwC firms help organizations and individuals to create the value they're looking for.

We're a network of firms in 158 countries with close to 169,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. PwC is the brand under which member firms of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwCIL) operate and provide services. Together, these firms form the global PwC network.

In our 3 key areas of business or Lines of Service Assurance, Tax, and Advisory we work with our clients from business start ups to the worlds leading organizations to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.

We help our own people to learn, discover, develop and make a real difference all the way through their working lives. And we have big ambitions to grow.

PwC Middle East Region is part of what we call the Central Cluster and includes the UK, Europe and Africa as well as the Middle East. The region consists of 12 markets - UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Libya, Iraq and Palestine.

PwC has been established in the region for over 40 years, we already employ over 4500 people and we are on course to become the Middle East number one professional service firm.