Design associate - #16910


Date: 3 weeks ago
City: Riyadh
Contract type: Full time


Design associate

The project is a major build asset programme for a mixed-use development aiming to be a global landmark recognized for its unique vision and position as an authentic destination in Riyadh. The community will be a distinct, self-sustaining hub for Riyadh offering several iconic assets. KBR is providing Project Management Consultancy services in project planning, controls, design and engineering management, and implementation of the development and early works packages.


Reporting directly to the relevant Senior Design Manager.

The Design Associate will be responsible for supporting the design package within the following asset typology:

  • Iconic

  • Hospitality

  • Public Realm

  • Residential/Commercial

The Design Associate will be required to support the Senior Design Manager and Design Managers in the design delivery related matters.

The Design Associate will work in coordination with the wider project management team to ensure the project's design stage objectives are met.


  • Support all aspects of the asset design production process to ensure the overall design is aligned to and directly supports the achievement of program’s strategic objectives.

  • Participate in establishing practices, templates, policies, tools and partnerships to manage the design and its approval, across the project stakeholders.

  • Support the preparation of detailed project plans, as part of the Project Management Plan, for the design phases of the program.

  • Support the day-to-day design monitoring activities and resources and actively participate in the design team meetings.

  • Provide status reporting regarding design milestones, deliverable, dependencies, risks and issues, communicating across leadership.

  • Support internal quality control check for the design documentation

  • Managing the design process using commercial, contractual, programme/time awareness and technical expertise

  • Monitor and support the process to ensure that designs are proceeding according to scope, schedule, budget and quality standards

  • Provide data, metrics and information updates as required to the Technical Team and other stakeholders.


  • BSc, engineering, architecture or equivalent.

  • Understanding of facilities design, or the planning and coordination of capital projects that included the overall design, contract administration, cost estimating, and scheduling activities

  • Excellent report writing and communication skills

  • A high standard of spoken and written English should be a requirement

  • User of MS Office

How to apply

To apply for this job you need to authorize on our website. If you don't have an account yet, please register.

Post a resume

Similar jobs

Director, Sales and Business Development, Visa Direct

Visa, Riyadh
12 hours ago
Company Description Visa is a world leader in digital payments, facilitating more than 215 billion payments transactions between consumers, merchants, financial institutions and government entities across more than 200 countries and territories each year. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, convenient, reliable and secure payments network, enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. When you...

Financing Director

Robert Walters, Riyadh
12 hours ago
Responsible for managing cash flow, implementing risk and investment strategies, and optimizing debt. The role involves maintaining banking relationships, ensuring compliance, and providing leadership to a treasury team. Overall, the Treasury Director plays a crucial role in financial stability, risk management, and strategic planning for the organization. Establish and lead the contact and liaison with banks, financial institutions (Banks) Strengthen...

Manager-Indirect Tax- Saudi Nationals only

EY, Riyadh
1 day ago
Our globally coordinated tax professionals offer connected services across all tax disciplines to help our clients thrive in an era of rapid change. We combine our exceptional knowledge and experience with the people and technology platforms that make us an ideal partner for all their tax-related needs. In Tax, we equip clients to make better business decisions by bringing insights...