Delivery Director - Infrastructure and Engineering

Michael Page

Saudi Arabia

Ref: HP350-6673

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

* Oversee engineering & infrastructure delivery activities end-to-end for an upcoming large scale mixed use development
* Plan and control infrastructure delivery phases of the projects to ensure that the project cycle is completed

Client Details

The client is a leading semi government entity based out of KSA


As a Delivery Director - Infrastructure & Engineering, you will :

* Oversee engineering & infrastructure delivery activities (utitlies) end-to-end, ensuring that project teams deploy required resources, adhere to design and execution plans, and deliver against all predefined key milestones in line with technical specifications, projects' schedules, and QHSSE standards.
* Plan, organize, manage, and control infrastructure delivery phases of the projects to ensure that the project cycle is completed and meets agreed project parameters, standards, and objectives.
* Monitor the progress of infrastructure projects and monitor performance against budgeted costs, quality, timelines, and standards of contractors
* Inform proactively or escalate to senior management any infrastructure delivery variations to ensure scope and cost deviations are effectively evaluated and managed.
* Execute infrastructure project closure and hand-over activities in order to verify compliance with established formalities and processes, timelines, and completion of paperwork requirements
* Manage the identification, management, and documentation of risks for all engineering and infrastructure packages to protect WDC's interest.
* Lead the preparation of scope of works for engineering and infrastructure packages
* Contribute to providing recommendations that support the selection of the most suitable and competent bidders to ensure that the right technical capabilities are deployed in line with the project requirements
* Identify and review the impact of infrastructure construction-related risks presented by the contractors and consultants due to the quality of raw materials, untimely sourcing, delivery, and cost of items procured, etc
* Work closely with infrastructure PMCs and contractors in order to provide timely progress reports, professional advice, and recommendations and highlight areas of concern, and resolve problems.

Job Offer

Apart from the attractive remuneration, opportunity to execute the exciting vision and growth story that they have for KSA


* An ideal candidate must have 15+ years of experience with a bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent from a recognzied and accredited university.
* Professional experience in infrastructure delivery and strategic design in a fast-paced and dynamic environment (preferably in a development company).

About the Company

Michael Page is one of the world's leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal

The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.

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