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Operations Director - NEOM / Northern KSA M/F

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General information


Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.




Position description

Job title

Operations Director - NEOM / Northern KSA M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Job description

Specific Responsibilities:
• Ensure projects & programs meet client’s expectations, delivered on time, within the budget and to a high level of quality;
• Provide support to the project leadership in coordinating with the various departments & support services involved;
• Manage teams to ensure business objectives are achieved on time and within budget;
• Liaise with client representative as necessary to ensure client satisfaction and any action plan whenever required;
• Maintain strategic alignment between the program and the organization;
• Develop and implement program management plans to ensure the success of the program;
• Manage the projects budgets, risks and issues and take corrective measurements through formalized action plans;
• Develops plans to increase efficiency and reduce costs without compromising on the quality;
• Identifies improvement areas and plans and implements systems to boost company effectiveness;
• Participate to tendering stage by providing inputs on the operational feasibility , risks, mitigation plan (strategy for resources, delivery plan…)
• Perform all other position related duties as requested;


• Strong leadership skills and be able to make critical decisions;
• Client liaison management;
• Good knowledge of budgeting and resource allocation procedures;
• Good knowledge and handling of project and program management
• Ability to find innovative ways to resolve problems;
• Experience in operations or mega-project/program in the Middle East;
• Fluent in English.

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, Saudi Arabia



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

6-Engineer’s degree

Minimum level of experience required

Over 10 years


English (5- Proficiency)