Planning Lead - #28825


Date: 2 weeks ago
City: Riyadh
Contract type: Full time
Planning Lead - (178690) Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Planning Lead, we'll count on you to:

  • Management of urban planning projects of various sizes
  • Management of the urban planning team and collaboration with other project managers
  • Enjoy working directly with clients
  • You are well connected in the industry
  • Work with our Saudi leadership team to develop a plan to support growth in Saudi Arabia
  • Work with the PM to ensure the profitability of the project
  • Ensure that the company's project delivery processes are followed
  • Oversee the performance of your team
  • Support our people in upskilling, training and effectiveness
  • Develop an annual BD/marketing plan with the leadership team to win new business
  • Ensure compliance with industry standards, regulations and best practice
  • Bringing energy, enthusiasm and fun to the thriving practice
  • Completing other tasks as required



Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in urban planning or closely related field
  • A minimum of 20 years‘experience in regional and local planning and design
  • Bring a track record of successfully completed projects in recent years
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Leadership skills and ability to work in a team environment
  • May require the ability to travel
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location: Saudi Arabia-Riyadh City Industry: Architecture Schedule: Full-time Employee Status: Regular BusinessClass: Urban Design-Planning-Landscape Architecture Job Posting: Mar 27, 2024

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