HR/Admin Manager


VacancyID: 12162
Location: Middle East - Saudi Arabia -
Type: Permanent
Closing Date:11/10/2017


Can you help societies thrive in a world we cannot control?
Can you anticipate the unforeseeable, perceive the unexplainable, and plan something unbelievable?
Can you think international and still act local?

WSP are looking for a HR/Admin manager, who is responsible for providing operationally sound advice and support to management in relation to a broad range of human resources and related issues impacting upon the Major Project in Makkah ensuring best practice human resource management.
The key objectives of the role will be to:
■ Manage HR functions on behalf of MMRTC
■ Work with MMRTC management and WSP team to develop a capacity building plan and manage the implementation of the plan.
■ Undertake planning, research, implementation and evaluation of human resource management and administration policies, procedures and project/initiatives to meet the needs of MMRTC.
■ Advise MMRTC and Hiring Managers on key HR legislation, policies and procedures.
■ Develop a MMRTC specific recruitment plan and lead the recruitment efforts.
■ Support the commercial team by evaluating the impact of service and change request initiated by the Employer and Contractor.
■ Oversee the administrative compliance of HR procedures and processes.
■ Provide advice and a consultancy service to senior management concerning significant human resource issues affecting the project.


How will you know when you are successful in this role?

■ MMRTC top management are engaged and satisfied.
■ WSP reputation is excellent.
■ MMRTC organization chart, job descriptions and capacity building plans have been endorsed by MMRTC CEO.
■ MMRTC has recruited competent staff as per the recruitment plan.
■ MMRTC staff are engaged and have high level of satisfaction.


In order to meet the challenge you will have the following skills and experience:

■ Degree in Business Administration and Master’s Degree is preferred.
■ Excellent communication skills verbal and written both in English and Arabic.
■ Able to interact with people at all levels.
■ 10 years of experience within a similar capacity.
■ HR/ Admin skills in infrastructure / construction industry and project management.

Experience of managing people and the pressure of working in a fast-paced environment. We would like to speak with creative, positive, people focused individuals who are proactive and results-driven. If have a passion for new technology, and thrive upon ‘thinking out of the box’ to develop and deliver solutions to complex problems, then WSP is the place for you.