Executive Director - Commercial - Mixed Use

Saudi Arabia (SA)
Up to SAR 120k per month plus family status and business flights
07 Jan 2019
04 Feb 2019
Job Type

We have an exciting opportunity for an Executive Commercial Director to work client side on a prestigious mixed use programme in Riyadh. Candidates applying for this position MUST have a minimum 20 years experience (at least 8 of which are in the GCC), must have a bachelor's degree from a western institution, must have worked on buildings and infrastructure projects within the GCC and MUST have worked for both Consultants, Contractors and Developers.



·         Oversee the commercial/ cost deliveryfor the programme

·         Manage a team of Commercial Managers

·         Risk management to procurement, financial reporting and managing the supply chain.

·         Financial management of projects, budget and cost control for the overall programme

·         Claims Management – review, identify and track causes, check validity, assess time and                  cost impacts and make recommendations to the client

·         Contract Management and Administration including the supervision, review, monitoring,              evaluation and reporting on all consultant and contractor contracts

·         Among the qualities such individuals must possess are strong commercial awareness,                    strong client liaison skills, project management and team leadership. They also need an                extensive understanding of the construction industry, flexibility and a talent for                                  negotiation


Qualifications, Experience & Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying is essential
  • Must have MRICS
  • Must have a minimum of 20 years’ experience
  • Experience working for leading contractors
  • Arbitration and claims experience
  • Experience in working on large mix use developments as a Commercial Manager
  • Must understand FIDIC contracts