Design Director, Saudi Arabia

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Middle East

Linum Consult’s client is an international design, engineering and management company. They are currently seeking a Design Director from a civil engineering or architecture background to interface with their clients and review design submissions on multiple infrastructure projects in Saudi Arabia.


  • Frequently interacting with clients, understanding their requirements, and coordinating with subcontractor design teams to implement the clients’ vision
  • Reviewing project development plans, ensuring compliance with codes, regulations, and standards. Making sure applications for permits are adequate and comply with approved plans
  • Developing guidelines to make sure that all design decisions minimise cost and time overruns, whilst still delivering high quality projects
  • Developing strong relationships with clients and other stakeholders. Influencing design decisions at the highest level


  • Degree qualification in Civil Engineering or Architecture
  • 20 years’ experience in design management on infrastructure projects
  • Very strong client liaison skills, with the ability to interact effectively with a wide range of stakeholders
  • A persuasive individual, with the ability to influence clients
  • Highly organised and able to review designs for multiple projects at once
  • Fluency in English is essential, along with excellent communication and presentation skills


If you fulfil the minimum requirements stipulated by our client and are confidentially interested in applying then please drop Linum Consult a line with a copy of your CV and contact details to for the attention of Francis Ryan.


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