Building major water infrastructure projects

Our client, who is one of the oldest mid-size leading civil construction companies building governmental infrastructure projects in Qatar in the field of water pipelines, pumping stations, storage facilities, sewage, surface water networks and wastewater treatment, is looking for a 

Senior Infrastructure Project Director

In this senior level position, he will lead and supervise multi-construction projects exceeding in total 150-250 million USD at any one time. He will report to the company managing director and general manager and will be in charge of project operations.
 
Main responsibilities
  • Lead the team of project directors or managers to achieve project objectives in terms of technical performance, timeframe and budget
  • Be accountable for all matters pertaining to projects operations
  • Effectively address all client concerns and issues
  • Ensure all workforce and performance issues are resolved amicably
  • Anticipate and communicate all matters of concerns to executive management
  • Manage relationship with suppliers to ensure timely delivery of materials, equipment and services
Your profile
  • Bachelor or master’s degree in civil engineering
  • Over 15 years of experience in the following fields: wastewater networks and treatment, water pipelines and storage facilities, pumping stations, surface water networks. Projects executed in urban areas
  • At least 7 years of experience in managing multi-projects and project managers dealing with construction work
  • International experience, preferably in the Gulf countries and particularly in Qatar, would enhance chances
  • Attention to detail, strong analytical skills
  • Keen understanding of construction costs and how to control them are a must
  • Proactive approach, working effectively in coordinating activities and complex tasks, taking professional responsibility in all matters 
  • Effective communicator, strong leader
  • English fluency is a must, Arabic is an advantage but not a necessity
 
Job location: Doha, Qatar
 
A highly competitive remuneration package and relocation assistance is offered to attract the top candidates to the role. If you are interested in this challenge and recognise yourself in this profile, do not hesitate to call us for additional information or to apply by email. 
 
  • Job title
    Senior Infrastructure Project Director
  • Sector
    Civil Engineering
  • Occupational group
    Others
  • Region
    Abroad
  • Reference number
    3718.VD
  • Your consultant
    Jacques Laurent
    Jacques Laurent - jacques.laurent@ems.ch
    Lausanne
    18, avenue d'Ouchy
    CH-1006 Lausanne
    +41 21 613 70 00
Jacques Laurent
Jacques Laurent