Project Delivery Director


Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Ref: LP742-2539

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Building on our past. Ready for the future

Worley is a global professional services company of energy, chemicals and resources experts headquartered in Australia.

Right now, we're bridging two worlds as we accelerate to more sustainable energy sources, while helping our customers provide the energy, chemicals and resources that society needs now.

We partner with our customers to deliver projects and create value over the life of their portfolio of assets. We solve complex problems by finding integrated data-centric solutions from the first stages of consulting and engineering to installation and commissioning, to the last stages of decommissioning and remediation. Join us and help drive innovation and sustainability in our projects.


Project Delivery
- Ensure effective project governance, (including monthly project reviews & support of critical "red light' projects etc.) is practiced across our Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt region .
- Establish an overview of full Project scope of region and the critical risk Projects
- Responsible for the effective implementation and rollout of Project Delivery initiatives for the region.
- Highlight critical risk projects to executive
- Support Project teams maintain GM and GM avoid erosion in region on critical projects by suggesting mitigations
- Represent the region on the Global E&C Delivery Network

Project Sponsorship and Operational Support
- Act as Executive Project Sponsor on selected key projects across region
- Lead miscellaneous trouble shooting operational initiatives, including providing hands on support when significant/material problems are encountered
- Participate in financial and location business reviews to understand the results and challenges, and help steer the required outcomes (e.g. via Worley Core Performance or other business improvement programs)
- Participate in key bids and proposals to anticipate issues and support sales processes.

Business Improvement
- Responsible for the effective implementation and rollout of Digitization and Automation initiatives for the region and be a point of contact with Digitization Stakeholders and Regional Digitalization Leads.
- Support Ecosys transition and implementation to deliver full project visibility

Engineering Oversight

- Provide comprehensive engineering oversight throughout the project lifecycle to ensure compliance with industry standards, technical specifications, and regulatory requirements.



Job Specific Knowledge:
- Ability to collaborate with multiple locations across a large geographic area
- Deep understanding of all elements of Worley's operations
- Understanding and awareness of Worley systems and processes
- Cultural awareness and sensitivity
- S trong communication skills

Education - Qualifications, Accreditation, Training:
- Bachelor of Engineering or equivalent tertiary degree
- Relevant business degree or equivalent commercial experience

IT Skills:
- Familiar with industry standard engineering systems
- Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office

- Self-starter - able to work with little supervision
- Attention to detail

Moving forward together

We want our people to be energized and empowered to drive sustainable impact. So, our focus is on a values-inspired culture that unlocks brilliance through belonging, connection and innovation.

We're building a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace. Creating a space where everyone feels they belong, can be themselves, and are heard.

And we're not just talking about it; we're doing it. We're reskilling our people, leveraging transferable skills, and supporting the transition of our workforce to become experts in today's low carbon energy infrastructure and technology.

Whatever your ambition, there's a path for you here. And there's no barrier to your potential career success. Join us to broaden your horizons, explore diverse opportunities, and be part of delivering sustainable change.

About the Company

Worley is a leading global provider of professional services in the energy, chemicals and resources sectors. We partner with our customers to address their most critical challenges at every stage of their projects: from initial concepts to sustaining and enhancing their assets. And we provide smarter, bolder solutions while delivering on our own sustainability commitments.

We are 51,000 bright minds across 46 countries all driven by a common purpose – delivering a more sustainable world. While working to fulfill our ambition to be recognized globally as the leader in sustainability solutions.

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