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Project Director

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: Advanced Facilities
  • Contact: Jake Taylor
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: +441483302133
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 19 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 1038014
NRL are currently recruiting for a Project Director on behalf of a client of ours, to work on building offshore projects that are in the design stage. This role will be on a 12-month contract, based in Saudi Arabia.


Role Responsibilities:
  • Assures safe project execution
  • Delivers to clients satisfaction and contractual requirements
  • Accountable for project cost performance and accounts receivable
  • Serves as prime point of contact between the client and company
  • Assures the project execution is in accordance with policies, procedures, systems
  • Manages and coordinates project leadership personnel
  • Supports Business Development and proposals for new offshore opportunities
  • Negotiates changes with the client Negotiates changes with the client
  • Responsible for all contracts in their program of works
  • Use and share best practices among the PM's.
  • Negotiates changes with the client
  • Plans the project execution and revises the plan as necessary and assures adherence to the plan.
  • Keeps the client and company advised of project status.
  • Leads the project management team and is responsible for the successful completion of the project
  • Abides by our business ethics
  • Project Delivery to the Quality Management systems
  • Forecast workload ensuring deployment of sufficient resources (which will require close cooperation with the Engineering Manager)
  • Resolution of inter-project conflicts
  • Manage all people assigned to offshore contracts effectively
  • Appraising direct reports on a regular basis
  • Maintaining and promoting Company Values
  • Promoting the capturing and implementation of lessons learned on Projects

Role Requirements:
  • Proven experience in the management of engineering and procurement projects
  • Must have strong knowledge of offshore and experience of detailed design projects. Ideally a mix of greenfield and brownfield experience. Fabrication/Construction experience would be beneficial.
  • Strong financial and commercial understanding of projects.
  • Previous Offshore experience required
  • Able to lead others in a challenging environment.
  • Able to make decisions and drive decision processes.
  • Well-developed management and administrative skills.
  • Works within a team to establish direction, alignment and commitment.
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Risk and Change Management
  • Program and Project Planning
  • Well organised, credible and decisive.

What’s in it for you:
  • Competitive compensation package including employee benefits and a career that is both financially and personally rewarding.
  • Family or single settlement status