Head of Strategic Planning, Riyadh

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Job Type
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Building & Construction
Middle East

Linum Consult’s client is a major international construction consultancy. They are currently seeking a Manager to oversee their Strategic Planning Department in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.


  • Carrying out portfolio planning processes and methodologies
  • Ensuring project registration and managing the initial stages of the Stage-Gate process
  • Reviewing and updating the National Guideline for the master planning
  • Reviewing and approving the Capital Investment Plan, and ensuring that all projects contribute toward achieving the KPIs
  • Working with other departments to develop the capital expenditure for their specialised programmes
  • Working with the supply and demand committee, updating their plan regularly
  • Integrating client assets and GIS data in one database platform
  • Attending coordination meetings with the main developers


  • Bachelor’s degree qualification in Engineering or Urban Planning
  • At least 20 years’ experience working on national/international major initiatives and developments
  • Demonstrable history of engaging with utility providers and wider commercial and public cluster stakeholders
  • Excellent technical knowledge of master and urban planning for major developments, with a thorough understanding of urban and infrastructure planning disciplines
  • Expertise in the development of water and wastewater master plans
  • Previous experience of working internationally, preferably in the Middle East


To apply, please send your CV to for the attention of Francis Ryan, detailing your current financial package and notice period.

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