Senior Project Manager – Utilities & Infrastructure

Mace

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Posted
Ref: QP928-151

Job description / Role

The Company

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 5,000 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East North Africa & India, North America, Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety First, Client Focus, Create Opportunity, Integrity. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most challenging 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.

The Opportunity

Be a part of our International Project Management business that oversees work for leading organisations across the public and private sectors around the world.

Our Middle East and North Africa hub started in 1998 and has successfully operated in a wide range of countries, delivering project & programme management and cost consultancy services.

The Role

Senior Project Manager – Utilities & Infrastructure – Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Working in a Client Facing, Project Management role, responsible for the delivery of a major utilities and infrastructure project in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Responsibilities include

• Responsible for the delivery of a major utilities and infrastructure project.
• Working in a client facing role, responsible for developing the clients’ strategy and delivering the project through the extended professional team of Local and International Consultants and Contractors.
• Scope will include Sub Stations, MV/LV, Drainage / Sewerage, District Cooling, Gas networks and all roads and logistics for a multi-billion dollar master plan that includes the world’s tallest building.
• Responsible for establishing and managing a high performing team that strives for quality, safety, cost and schedule improvements at every opportunity with all delivery partners, challenging and seeking to improve the project deliverables.
• Responsible for seeing that the highest standards of Health and Safety are considered as a priority through all stages of the project.
• Utilising direct project staff and shared services you will manage all works involved with this project.

A hands on approach is essential and it is important that you will not only be client facing, but can demonstrate a good level of confidence and comfort working directly with our clients teams.

Requirements

Health and Safety Objectives

• Assist in developing workplace safety procedures.
• Promote workplace safety standards and procedures.
• Immediately report any unsafe acts, conditions or accidents.
• Assist the safety team in achieving high standards of workplace safety.
• Continuously promote and influence a positive safety culture.

Experience, Knowledge & Skills

• Previous experience in utilities and infrastructure.
• Project Management Consultancy experience is essential.
• International experience is an advantage but not essential.
• Detailed knowledge and appreciation of Health and Safety is essential.
• Excellent technical grounding in all aspects of project management.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills will be required.
• Excellent knowledge of all methods of procurement.
• Able to build and maintain key client relationships.
• Demonstrable leadership qualities are essential.
• Use of the Microsoft office suite of programs.

Qualifications

• Degree Qualifications is essential.
• Professional Memberships are an advantage but not essential.

About the Company

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 5,000 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East North Africa & India, North America, Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety First, Client Focus, Create Opportunity, Integrity. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most challenging 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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