Programme Controls Manager


Saudi Arabia

Work From Remote Location

Ref: QP928-546

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The opportunity

Project: A large luxury mixed-use development, on an island in the Umluj area of the kingdom.

We are hiring an ambitious and forward-thinking programme controls manager to join our established and growing team in Saudi.

The role will be reporting to stakeholders, internal and external. To work closely with the client, sub-consultants and main contractors.

Your responsibilities will include:

• Defining the WBS and works packaging strategy.
• Establishing baselines packages to define each in terms of scope, time and budget.
• Establishing processes and procedures to control time, cost and information across multiple packages.
• Setting up reporting and governance systems to aggregate information and control submissions and approvals.
• Establishing and maintaining the schedule baselines and ensuring project control mechanisms are in place to monitor performance.
• Delivering intelligence and updates on change management.
• Reviewing overall project status with the project management team and recommend corrective action where necessary.
• Risk management and reporting.
• Evaluating and reporting on all scheduling, cost and change controls for this scheme in conjunction with the project.
• Recognising and allocating best practices across the various project teams.
• Carrying out the duties of the designated project controls manager for the project.


About you

• With a relevant degree qualification, you will take personal development seriously and be chartered or pursuing a similar level of professional qualification.
• You are digitally savvy, can build lasting client relationships and provide support to strong, motivated teams.
• You must have local experience with a construction or project management background and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace has to offer.

About the Company

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East North Africa and India, North America, Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - going home safe and well, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most complex and inspiring projects around the world.

We support our people who are aiming to achieve an academic or professional qualification that will help them develop personally and deliver to the highest standard for our clients. At Mace you can deepen your knowledge, expand your skills and define your own path.

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