Project Manager, Al-Khobar

Basic Info

Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Job type
Project Management
Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)

Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.

Your responsibilities

  • Project Leadership - Leads the project team allocated to the project, defining main guidelines, allocating project tasks, and motivating and monitoring internal and external resources to accomplish all tasks and milestones. Provides performance feedback regarding allocated resources working on projects.
  • Planning & Scheduling - Defines, jointly with the Project Controls department, all project plan documents, including scope and financial plans, schedule and risk management plans.
  • Project Execution & Control - Ensures that the project follows execution best practices and ABB policies. Effectively monitors and controls project progress and efficient resource utilization. Monitors and controls project financials, overseeing project invoicing status, cost, expenses and cash flow. Identifies, qualifies, quantifies and manages project risks, and ensures that all opportunities are identified and pursued. Captures, analyses and shares lessons learned throughout the project. Ensures that the project is formally closed out, as contractually agreed. Drives the formal acceptance of the project, contract close-out and its acknowledgement by the customer.
  • Contract, Claims and Procurement Management - Ensures that the project consistently applies contract and claims management, in accordance with ABB policies and contractual agreements. Coordinates with Supply Chain Management, and successfully procures required services, materials and equipment for the project from external and internal suppliers. Support Supply Chain Management in supplier negotiations, claims and project changes.
  • Stakeholder Relations - Acts as key contact for the customer and an escalation point for project issues. Builds and maintains strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders and effectively communicates with all stakeholders.
  • Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) - Ensures the project follows and complies with company health, safety, and environmental policies.

Your background

  • Ideally you'll hold an Engineering Degree with Automation and Electrical background, with the following qualifications:
  • More than 10 years Proven working experience in project management and More than 7 years as Project Manager.
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent knowledge on PM process.
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills and Time scheduling
  • Strong working knowledge of excel, Ms Project, SAP
  • Min. Project Management Professional (PMI) or ABB PM certification
  • Solid knowledge on Automation and electrical.
  • Experience with customer like ARAMCO, SABIC, SWCC, SEC.
  • More than 10 years Proven working experience in project management and More than 7 years as Project Manager.
  • Arabic (mother tongue), English (fluently).

More about us

Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution – creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let’s write the future, together.

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