Company: Jacobs
Skills: Project Controls
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Riyadh, Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia

What if...

... we showed you how we're solving the world's greatest challenges by transforming intangible ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world?

Our People & Places Solutions business - reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomises the "why" of what we do - the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology - we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

About the opportunity

In the Middle East, our urban development team are helping our clients turn creative ideas and solutions into reality. In particular, within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, our team of professionals on the ground are pushing the development agenda with newly created opportunities in areas such as smart cities, affordable housing, tourism and clean energy.

With increased appetite from our clients, we are looking strengthen our urban development team with a Project Controls Specialist to lead project controls functions for planning, scheduling and cost control for large scale master planned infrastructure projects within KSA.

You will be working closely with our infrastructure consultancy team to monitor and report on schedule and cost progress and help drive proactive solutions to potential or actual schedule delays or cost overruns. You will lead the review, non-objection, monitoring, and reporting on the contractor's cost loaded programmes including baselines, monthly updates, revisions, recovery schedules and any other schedules and programmes developed by contractors.

You will be responsible for the preparation of all progress reporting to the client including monthly reports, cash flow reports, materials report and other reports requested by the client. You will be capable of building and maintaining strong positive working relationships with entire project teams, contractors project controls teams, and the client's management team.

About you

As a successful applicant you will be degree qualified in civil engineering, construction management, or an engineering discipline and have project planning and scheduling experience on largescale infrastructure projects. Experience subject areas will include project controls, estimating, planning/scheduling, earned value control, cost control, and change control.

In your career to date you will have demonstrated a capability to prepare all levels of project schedules, monitor project progress and ensure projects milestones are met as well as prepare recovery plans in case of schedule slippage.


Jacobs. A world where you can.

From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions - we're committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you. Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally - and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength. We collaborate and share! By supporting one another, we all succeed.

With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we've gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You'll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too - from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you'll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals - all at a single global company.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed - today and into tomorrow.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs