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Parsons Corporation Senior Planner in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Job Description:

Be Part of a Global Firm Committed to a Sustainable World

Senior Planner

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage and review contractor schedules for project compliance requirements.

  • Engage with Contractors to develop delivery, recovery, and mitigation plans.

  • Develop detailed schedules with resource/cost loading at the activity level.

  • Develop and maintain detailed deliverable lists for each design project in coordination with Project/Engineering Manager.

  • Implement a deliverable-based progress measurement model and coordinate with Leads to maintain periodic updates.

  • Utilize Earned Value Management techniques to evaluate schedule and cost performance metrics.

  • Maintain weekly updates of Earned Value Analysis dashboard at the project and Sector level.

  • Construction Support: Review, check and evaluate Contractors’ schedule of works. Monitor the work progress, compare to the accepted program of work and report to the Project Manager.

  • Prepare weekly and/or monthly progress reports covering the status of construction projects.

  • Proposal Support: Develop schedules in support of Parsons’ proposals for new pursuits.

  • Attend meetings (both internally and externally) and discuss/present schedule/progress related matters.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering, Construction or related field and minimum 10 years of experience in Planning/Scheduling, utilizing Primavera Project Management'P6'.

  • Experience working on Entertainment or Leisure projects.

  • Proven experience in utilization of Earned Value Management in performance analysis and reporting.

  • Must be fluent in English both written and spoken and be able to communicate effectively with colleagues and managers.

  • Must be able to represent Parsons in front of clients in meetings/presentations

  • Must have excellent skills in utilizing MS Office applications, especially Excel. Must be able to create and maintain complex spreadsheets, including the utilization

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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