Director – Waste Water & Treatment at NEOM

Director – Waste Water & Treatment at NEOM

Job Description

The Waste Water and Treatment Director is a Management role within the Waste and treatment team of NEOM WATER, responsible for the Operations of Waste and Treatment in NEOM . This includes water Recycling and Zero discharge to the Environment. The positions is responsible for the Project management of all Waste and Treatment in NEOM region. Overseeing the day to day Implementation and Operations of the Project, in a hands-on fashion, which are required in order to treat all effluent water and supply NEOM with Recycled Water for Irrigation use, Industry use, Fire use, Raw use and possible Potable use

This role will involve the following responsibilities – 

·       Manage the Operations of the Waste Water and Treatment requirements in NEOM, in collaboration with the Water Transmission and Distribution and Water Supply Management

·       Implementation of the Strategy for the NEOM Waste Water and Treatment Projects

·       Work in Collaboration with the Waste Water and Treatment Manager.

·       Assist to build out a Global Waste Water and Treatment offering through the Business Development team

·       Manage the RFP and RFQ process as required for implementation and construction of the NEOM Waste Water and Treatment and Recycled Water infrastructure.

·       Develop and implement the group strategies for people, clients, requirements, quality, safety and performance

·       Provide leadership and direction that delivers high performance and team engagement in an environment supportive of cooperation, collaboration and developing our people to achieve

·       Motivate, mentor, recruit and develop a great team of people

·       Deliver high quality, innovative project solutions that provide real value to NEOM

·       Play a real part in the NEOM strategic planning and direction, and work closely with counterparts across the NEOM Organisation

·       Identify and capitalise on opportunities for new business and team growth with the support of Business Development leaders

Job Requirements

–       Bachelor of Engineering with a focus and experience in Waste and Treatment

–       Minimum 15 years’ Waste Water and Treatment and Recycled Water experience

·       Experience in Construction and Implementation of a Waste Water Treatment plant

·       Experience in Construction and Implementation of a Recycled Water Treatment plant

·       The skills to manage and lead great projects and people

·       Collaboration across a Matrixed organization

·       Be prepared to be Challenged

·       An understanding of the importance of people, career development review processes and training

·       Demonstrated ability to foster trusted long-term business relationships internally, with colleagues and stakeholders for mutual benefit

·       Strong and positive interpersonal, influencing, mentoring and negotiation skills

·       A good understanding of applying commercial concepts to develop and deliver business goals

·       Appropriate tertiary qualifications and relevant experience in Waste and Treatment

·       Knowledge of Quality & Safety and the importance of risk management

·       Ability to successfully manage business unit finances, including projections and cash flows and adherence to the Budget

·       Implementation of Budgets (and Management to)

·       Able to ensure appropriate management systems are in place so that the Waste and Treatment Business is implemented correctly and operating effectively and that the executives possess accurate and timely information about how the projects are progressing towards their plans

·       Able to support the development of the Waste and Treatment management principles and manage the planning, monitoring and evaluation system

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