Project Controls Manager

KEO International Consultants


Ref: HP881-2571

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

We are a creative enterprise of planning, design, engineering + project management professionals. We are committed to resolve complexity and realize opportunity in the way clients and partners develop the world. With a sharp sense of purpose we take clients from inspiration - through conceptualization - to the realization of design and project delivery in the built environment.

We invite you to join us.

Our newest opportunity is for a talented Project Controls Manager to join our award-winning team based in Saudi Arabia .

This critical role will be responsible for ensuring project delivery in line with client requirements through the development of a project wide WBS. Duties will also include developing and maintaining a detailed masterschedule, procurement and logistics plan and also to support and work with consultants and contractors to develop their contractual schedules.


We envisage success in this role to include;

- Demonstrating knowledge of design, construction techniques, procedures, codes and standards.
- Demonstrating the ability to maintain a positive client relationship and professional image.
- Demonstrating experience and capability in all aspects of planning and scheduling within the construction and engineering environment.
- Preparing and managing a complex project program, project plan, and schedule.
- Preparing project reports and analyze information.
- Understanding, identifying and assessing project risk.
- Preparing project procedural plans.


To be successful in this dynamic opportunity, we envision that your career journey to date will include a minimum of 15 years work experience partnered with a Bachelor degree in Engineering.

Microsoft office, Primavera and Microsoft Project applications knowledge is essential.

Native Arabic speaking candidates will be given priority in this role as the successful candidate will be expected to interact directly with the client management team in meetings and when delivering presentations. Due to this role having a strong focus on management of Risk, a candidate holding RMP certification or equivalent will be viewed favourably.

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.

We are excited to ear 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 planning, design or project delivery in the built and natural environments. For over 57 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 225 International Design Firms; in the Top 20 International PM/CM Firms; and by World Architecture as 50th largest global architecture firm and #1 Firm in the Middle East Region in their 2021 WAS 100 Survey.

We invite you to join us.

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