Executive Director of Infrastructure

Riyadh (SA)
Up to SAR 85k per month
28 Nov 2018
26 Dec 2018
Project Manager
Job Type

We have a requirement for an Executive Director of Infrastructure to join our client on a mega development in Kingdom Saudi Arabia. Candidates applying for this position must have 20+ years’ experience and must have worked on large infrastructure land development programs with a leading developer or PMC within the GCC. The candidate placed in this position will be responsible for the execution of specific programs within the larger comprehensive development and will report into the Board of senior management.  You will be responsible for the overall infrastructure development on the program.


  • Prepare operations report for coordination with project management department on designated program
  • Identify operational needs
  • Support strategy department in developing business plans by providing technical input if necessary
  • Integrate with overall city masterplan development working towards achieving project vision and ensure the adherence to the plan during the development and operation stage
  • Supports early-stage projects in translating business and engineering requirements into standards-compliant infrastructure designs on designated program
  • Collaborate with Asset management team to ensure that objectives tie into each other
  • Ensure that safety guidelines are reflected in infrastructure designs
  • Perform periodic inspection to assess the quality of built infrastructure
  • Implement and supervise standards and procedures governing the engineering design and development for the relevant types of infrastructure and asses the quality of infrastructure
  • Manage the development of individual projects to ensure delivery within the timeframe required and quality, with coordination’s and guidance received from the CDO


  • Strong expertise in the specific sector/ area of development
  • High degree of flexibility and organization skills to accommodate a fast-paced, deadline-driven and service orientate environment
  • Project management experience in similar roles, within the relevant sector of specialization
  • 20+ years experience, 10+ years of which are in a similar position, having completed delivery of major relevant major infrastructure programs
  • Extensive experience in leading teams on major infrastructure projects in the Middle East