Department Head Buildings

Location: Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia Salary: competitive
Sector: Engineering, Construction Type: Permanent

On behalf of a Large Scale International Project Management Consultant providing a range of services within the Construction Sector I am currently recruiting for a Head of Department / Business Unit Head to oversee Build Base which is a rapidly expanding department within their Construction segment of their Business lines.

This job will be based Riyadh Saudi Arabia and is a permanent opportunity and the client in question is looking for a Western National.

The Client in question has won a number of projects within the Building Construction Sector mainly focusing on Hospitals, Schools, High-rise towers and Hotel Projects and due to the rapid growth they are now looking to appoint a senior professional to oversee and manage P&L of the Building Business Unit.

Below is a few key skills, experience and profile of the candidate the client is looking to appoint.

  • Senior professional that is currently in a Director position looking to make the step up or currently in a position of Leadership overseeing a Business unit / department
  • Take complete total ownership of the delivery of their projects, managing of their people, invoicing and contracting
  • Well experienced in Running the a P&L
  • Familiar with winning business, managing the start-up of a project with reference to submissions, contracting, ensuring they are invoicing correctly
  • Ability to build relations with end client and ability to manage the end client
  • Will be the key escalation point for any technical issues on the project.
  • Ability to recruitment strong people (Know what talent looks like) as the team is looking to double in the next 12 - 18 months
  • Overall general management of the business
  • Middle East Experience not essential but would be preferred
  • Understands what is takes to win new business and understanding of how consultants operate
  • Background working for PMC's not Contractors

The current team size is around 15 but looking to reach 30 - 40 in the next years. This position will be reporting into the head of Saudi Arabia. This job will be 5 days per week.

Residential position in Saudi Arabia.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior professional on the market looking for a challenging new role with a major international player that is rapidly expanding and looking for growth.

If this is of interest, please get in touch.

Thank you

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