Soma Capital Portfolio Jobs

Senior Project Manager



Saudi Arabia
Posted on Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Senior Project Manager[Riyadh/Jeddah]

Job Summary

We are seeking a highly experienced and dynamic Senior Project Manager with a strong background in the real estate industry. As a Senior Project Manager, your primary objective will be to oversee the entire project lifecycle, from initiation to completion, ensuring successful delivery, adherence to budgetary constraints, and efficient utilization of resources.


  • Develop project plans, timelines, budgets, resource allocation, and risk assessment.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including architects, engineers, contractors, and subcontractors, for smooth project execution.
  • Conduct feasibility studies and site evaluations to determine project viability and identify risks or challenges.
  • Work closely with the procurement team, including vendor selection, contract negotiation, and supplier relationship management.
  • Monitor project progress, track milestones, and adjust to ensure timely delivery and adherence to scope.
  • Manage project budgets, monitor expenditures, and implement cost-saving measures when appropriate.
  • Foster effective communication and collaboration among project team members, stakeholders, and clients.
  • Proactively address project issues, conflicts, and bottlenecks, implementing resolutions and mitigation strategies.
  • Ensure compliance with regulations, codes, and industry standards throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Conduct project status meetings, prepare progress reports, and present updates to senior management and clients.
  • Provide leadership, guidance, and mentorship to junior project management staff, promoting growth and development.


  • A minimum of 7 years of experience as a Project Manager in the real estate industry, with a focus on hospitality, luxury apartment, and multi-construction sites.
  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.
  • Proven track record of successfully managing and delivering complex projects on time, within budget, and meeting quality standards.
  • Strong understanding of project management methodologies, tools, and techniques.
  • Excellent leadership skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire cross-functional teams.
  • Exceptional organizational and time management abilities, with a keen eye for detail.
  • Effective problem-solving and decision-making skills, with the ability to think critically under pressure.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner.
  • Knowledge of relevant building codes, regulations, and industry best practices.
  • Experience as site manager in Main Contractor is highly desirable.
  • Flexibility to travel to project sites as required.