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Stantec Project Management Officer in Dubai, Saudi Arabia


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Grow with the best. Join a smart, creative, and inspired team that works behind the scenes to support operational excellence. As part of the Innovation Office, the Digital Technology & Innovation team is composed of digital experts who conduct research and development to keep our teams—and our client’s projects—ahead of the technological curve. They implement established technologies and find emerging solutions for all business lines (Buildings, Energy & Resources, Environmental Services, Infrastructure, and Water), bridging existing knowledge domains and facilitating the integration of powerful tools and methods. The team’s goal is to make projects more efficient and help provide higher quality results to our clients.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:

•\tEstablishing Project Governance structure, roles and behaviours;

•\tResponsibility for planning, governance, and oversight of the successful delivery of the Water Management digital roadmap

•\tAligning project deliverables with internal stakeholders’ expectations and requirements, in particular the Digital Delivery Team

•\tAligning with the Water Management Director on project prioritization and resource allocation in conjunction with short- and long-term goals

•\tPromoting and ensuring visibility of resource capacity, adequacy, and availability

•\tForecasting capacity vs demand to identify resource shortfall or excess ensuring optimization of Water Sector and NEOM Wide resources

•\tEnsuring projects are planned to time, cost and quality

•\tEnsuring technical alignment of all data and digital projects, to optimize the Water Management Implementation Plan (Digital Roadmap)

•\tEstablishing a multi-dimensional view of all on-going projects, their interactions on inputs and outcomes, as well as critical milestones and interdependencies

•\tDeveloping and documenting system specifications, strategy and plans for implementing and applying digital water solutions

•\tReviewing and outlining requirements to deliver the most effective solutions in conformance with NEOM standards, policies, procedures, and best practices.

•\tAssuring portfolio and project risks and mitigation plans in close collaboration with Water Sector PMO team

•\tProviding weekly and monthly updates on Water Management implementation plan to Water Sector PMO team

•\tEnsuring access to the right information to support decision making.


•\tMeasuring progress and tracking project and programme performance following best practices and defined PMO methodologies to ensure scheduling and time management is managed effectively

•\tEffective communication and negotiation skills with the ability to influence and inform across all levels of the organization

•\tTechnical expertise to understand technology and digital designs and concepts

•\tProblem solving and strategic thinking with the ability to translate digital goals and objectives into a clear roadmap for adoption

•\tEnsuring systems and processes are digitally optimized and effectively deliver the goals and objectives of the delivery programme


Project Management Officer


Person Specifications and Qualifications:

•\tBachelor’s degree in business administration, information systems or related field

•\t10+ years project and programme management expertise working in a technology or digitally orientated environment

•\tProven ability to plan and manage operational process for maximum efficiency and productivity

•\tAbility to streamline and implement new structures and roles that create speed, efficiency, and support rapidly shifting business demands

•\tStrong working knowledge of industry regulations and legislative guidelines

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: IT/IS

About Stantec:

We’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec we always design with community in mind. We believe growing a great design company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus creativity, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers, and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a solid history of success. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work. Redefine your personal best. Join us!

Location :

Saudi Arabia – Riyadh


Saudi Arabia