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Deputy Project Director - Construction

KEO International Consultants

Mecca, Saudi Arabia

Ref: HP881-1734

Job description / Role

Overview

KEO is a creative enterprise, where innovation is a way of life. We are uniquely resourced with end-to-end services to take clients from inspiration, through conceptualization, to realization of design or project delivery in the built and natural environments.

For over 50 years we've led with vision, contributing to many of the world's most ambitious projects, iconic places, remarkable experiences and prosperous communities. As a highly integrated and agile AEP/PMCM firm, KEO is ranked by ENR in the Top 200 International Design Firms; a Top 20 International PM firm; and 44th largest global architecture firm.

We draw from the expertise from over 60 nations, bringing experience from every major market of the globe. With over 2,500 multidisciplinary professionals and staff, we are an international professional consulting services firm.

We are now seeking an exceptional Deputy Project Director - Construction to join our award winning team based on our project in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.

This critical role will be responsible for leading the construction supervision team to ensure that the project will be delivered on time and within budget according to the contract. You will supervise the work of the site engineers, surveyors, inspectors and all other disciplines working on the construction site.

Responsibilities

Paramount to success within this varied role will include;

* Demonstrating extensive knowledge and experience in the execution of civil, infrastructure, building, landscape and irrigation works over the value of 4 billion SAR.
* Ability to make senior level project decisions and liaise with applicable authorities.
* Familiar with the General Conditions of Contract, Quality Assurance, Quantity Surveying, and Project Network Techniques (Primavera P3).
* Strong computer skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Microsoft Project and Primavera P3.
* Excellent written and communication skills (English), time management, and supervisory skills.
* Demonstrated ability to prepare instructions, specifications, and reports and cost estimates.

Requirements

Qualifications

* To be successful in this dynamic opportunity, we envision that you will bring a minimum of 20 years' career experience partnered with a Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or related field. Professional or chartered engineering status is essential
* The successful candidate will be experienced in contract management, design, construction supervision/execution of infrastructure and building projects with at least 5 years in the capacity of project director/team leader on projects of similar size and complexity.
* An excellent working knowledge of construction contracts such as FIDIC red and yellow book and contract administration is required.

KEO's performance is founded upon integrity, results, innovation, safety and our people. We embrace diversity and recognise its' contribution to client success wherever we work.

Our generous remuneration packages are bespoke and provide a wide range of additional benefits to support both national and expatriate employees and their families. We take pride in offering long term and dynamic career opportunities and invest in our people through our global learning, development and leadership programs.

We are excited to hear how you can partner with our award winning team and treat all expressions of interest confidentially.

About the Company

KEO is a creative enterprise, where innovation is a way of life. We are uniquely resourced with end-to-end services to take clients from inspiration - through conceptualization - to realization of design or project delivery in the built and natural environments. For over 50 years we've led with vision, contributing to many of the world's most ambitious projects, iconic places, remarkable experiences and prosperous communities.

As a highly integrated and agile AEP/PMCM firm, KEO is ranked by ENR in the Top 200 International Design Firms; a Top 20 International PM firm; and 44th largest global architecture firm. We draw from the expertise from over 60 nations, bringing experience from every major market of the globe. With over 2,500 multidisciplinary professionals and staff, we are an international professional consulting services firm.

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