Operations Director - Engineering Consultancy

CG Resourcing

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Ref: QP795-1078

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

My client is a leading engineering consultancy based in Riyadh with an excellent reputation and a track record of working on some of the countries most high profile projects. They are currently looking to recruit an operations director for their engineering design services and construction management services division.

- The Operations Director shall ensure that the Design Services (DS) and Construction Management Services (CMS) Business Units operate efficiently across the organization and with external Clients, Consultants and Contractors.
- They will direct and coordinate the internal structure of the DS & CMS division based on company policies, goals, and objectives to ensure an efficient working environment and that deadlines are met consistently.


Candidates should have the following skills and experience;

- A hands on executive who is a visibly engaged leader.
- Architecture or Engineering university degree graduate from an internationally recognized university.
- Minimum of 20 years management experience, with 8 to 12 years in a relevant senior role.
- Strong Safety/Quality ethos.
- High levels of personal credibility and gravitas.
- Strong leadership ability with a dynamic mind-set.
- Ability to establish and maintain trusted relationships with internal and external stakeholders and ability to influence decision making across all levels.
- Ability to demonstrate strong commercial acumen combined with an analytical, creative and pro-active mind-set.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Strong cultural awareness.

About the Company

CG Resourcing are a boutique recruitment company specialising in supplying mainly white collar professionals to the construction and engineering industry throughout the world. Our main center of operations are the Middle East and Africa regions although we also have experience of recruiting for Australasia, Russia, Western and Eastern Europe and throughout Asia. All CG Resourcing staff have over 15 years of experience of recruiting for the construction and engineering markets both in the UK and throughout the World so are true experts in their field!

We aim to work with our clients on a one to one basis so we can develop a unique understanding of their exact requirements, offering them a truly bespoke recruitment service that address's all of their requirements. Our service can be tailor made to cater for mass recruitment, campaigns, one off executive placements or multiple placements on large construction projects.

We are able to source candidates of any level and from any part of the world and are now the trusted recruitment partners of many industry leading construction organisations!


  • Construction - build and civils
  • Rail and metro.
  • Architecture
  • Bridges and building structures
  • Highways and infrastructure
  • Project Management.
  • Health and Safety
  • Planning and Project Controls
  • Quantity Surveying, Contract Administration.
  • MEP
  • Environmental and Geotechnical
  • Water
  • Facilities Management
  • Human resources, finance and support services, Administration

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