Project Director  Middle East – Saudi Arabia

Stafford Lawrence is retained to search for a Project Director Middle East or Senior Project Manager.

This position is with a Top British Construction Consultancy, they are a global giant and have a worldwide reach.

The role will be based in offices in Riyadh Saudi Arabia and on the client site in Saudi Arabia, the role will report to the Director of Project Management.

If you would like to work in the Middle East and would like more information on living and working in the Middle East, please contact us for an in depth conversation.

Role of the Project Director Middle East

  • This important role is the project lead for a large program of works, such as Buildings, Offices, Residential
  • The Project Director will oversee projects from inception to completion. ( Buildings Projects NOT Civil)
  • The Project Director will also oversee a number of Project Management Staff from Assistant to Associate level delivering projects in the region, undertaking line management and unit management duties.
  • Strong client liaison experience and diplomacy skills, acquired in the Middle East.
  • A good understanding of business development in the region as well as strong technical delivery experience.
  • Previous experience with a Consultancy organisation as a Project Director for Large Mega/Giga projects in the Middle East
  • This role has a 6 day week

Requirements for the Project Director


  • A degree qualification such as BSc Quantity Surveying, Commercial Management or Project Management.
  • As well as a Degree, It is essential that you have Chartered Status, this will be MRICS or MCIOB, please provide your membership number when applying.
  • Experience with a well known British consultancy such as e.g AECOM, ARCADIS etc. and/or end-user clients for the delivery of Large Scale Build Projects.
  • Previous experience of projects such as Palaces, and or Very High-End Residential.
  • You will have experience managing large projects and complex programs from Inception to Completion in the Middle East.
  • As well as experience of COST PLUS Contracts,

Salary & Benefits for the Project Director

  • Salary and Benefits will be discussed on a case by case basis an excellent package is available for this role and will be discussed in detail with Victoria at Stafford Lawrence Ltd.
  • Overtime will also be paid
  • Accommodation and Transport Allowance and medical on top

To apply for any of our Project Director Jobs in the Middle East

Email your CV to Victoria Ricketts OR call in confidence +44 (0) 208 638 8857

  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd has 20 years of experience recruiting Consultancy professionals in the UK Middle East and Asia
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