Director of Project Management Office

Jeddah Permanent
  • Are you keen in being part of an organization to save marine life?
  • Are you interested in joining a huge project for Coral Reefs and Sea Turtles?

About Our Client

A Saudi Government entity which is working on a large scale project for Coral Reef & Sea Turtle Conservation in the Red Sea. This entity aims to attain the 2030 vision of Saudi Arabia wherein the country is closer to contributing towards a greener and sustainable planet. The organization is planning and implementing effective programs with best global experts on coral reefs and turtle to train the local talent. Furthermore, the entity aims to promote innovation in environmental conservation by driving research, community engagement, strategic partnerships and effective coordination with other stakeholders.

Job Description

  • Mobilizes and utilizes resources across teams and all areas of the Organization's technical projects (e.g., conservation, restoration, monitoring, quality, research, innovation), and corporate-level projects (e.g. IT, HR, ERP)
  • Aligns projects with organizational objectives and needs
  • Scopes projects appropriately
  • Understands high-level risks, assumptions, and constraints
  • Identifies and understands stakeholders and their needs
  • Plans projects well, including scheduling, budgeting, roles and responsibilities, communication activities, risk response plans, and procurement plans
  • Manages human and material resources well during projects
  • Tracks and communicates status on projects
  • Manages changes and risks appropriately, including executing all legal or organizational requirements in order to facilitate the changes or mitigate risks
  • Closes projects with positive outcomes, lessons learned, and analysis for future projects
  • Coordinates with people from different services to run a project

The Successful Applicant

  • Master's degree in Project Management or other related topics
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a focus on Project Management or other related topics
  • Diploma in Project Management or other related topics plus 15 Years of relevant work experience
  • Valid Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification is essential
  • Fluent Written and Spoken Arabic Required
  • Fluent Written and Spoken English Required
  • Technical Competencies such as Project Management Principles, Project Management Tools and Technique, Contract Formation and Management, Supplier Outreach and Management, Technology Applications

What's on Offer

The opportunity to work in a government entity that offers a fulfilling career in a competing organization where you will be part of a dynamic and ambitious team.

Myriam Massaad
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Job summary

Consultancy, Strategy and Change
Project & Program Management
Public Sector
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Myriam Massaad
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