Manager – Strategic Advisory/UAE/KSA Jobs in Dubai – UAE at SNC-Lavalin

Title: Manager – Strategic Advisory/UAE/KSA

Company: SNC-Lavalin

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Business, Engineering

Position:  Manager – Strategic Advisory (UAE/KSA)

Job Description

Be part of Acuity, the advisory arm of SNC-Lavalin Atkins, where we help our clients to deliver their big ambitions for infrastructure across the Middle East.

Acuity combines management consulting, financing and technical capabilities to help clients solve complex front-end problems in the built environment, through our Strategic Advisory (Infrastructure and Transport), Business Transformation, Strategic Asset Management & Smart Cities Solutions Service Lines and PPP advisory.

Infrastructure investment is a key driver for the region’s economic growth, and even more so in shaping the regions recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, and a core enabler for the regions long-term strategies and development plans driving economic diversification.

The Opportunity

At SNC-Lavalin Atkins’ Consulting and Advisory services, which operated in the middle east under the Atkins Acuity brand, we are currently looking for candidates to our Strategic Advisory Services for Infrastructure (incl. Transport). We are focused on growing our strategic advisory and large scale transformation delivery across our clients within multiple sectors, mainly government and infrastructure clients across the MEA region.

Our Strategic Advisory team is focused on the following key areas:

Strategic Advisory in early stage on large scale Infrastructure, Transport and Urban Development programmes, from policy, institutional and capability development; strategic planning and strategic business case development to helping clients to scope their programmes and execution

Ongoing strategic support to drive more successful infrastructure project delivery

We are looking for individuals with experience from Advisory and Consulting firms, with a real passion and interest for infrastructure development.

The role is based in region and will require travel. The candidate will be exposed to a number of industries and clients – Infrastructure & Transport, Government and Private entities, Energy, Oil & Gas;
Cities & Urban and work alongside experienced Consultants and Technical Specialists from our broader Group.

As a Manager, your key focus will be to lead day to day activity on our engagements with our infrastructure clients with responsibility and day to day management of the Atkins Acuity team and engagement delivery scope;

Our engagements and clients are all unique, but some typical activities are:

Business Case development using best practice infrastructure BC models

Visioning, Strategy and Early stage Infrastructure Programme definition, design and development and ongoing support – in co-ordination with our technical domain experts.

Market Analysis and benchmarking across the infrastructure sector.

Delivering presentations, recommendations and solutions to senior clients.

Stakeholder management and driving alignment and buy-in for our engagements;

The confidence to build lasting relationships and influence senior colleagues and clients in leading roles;

Experience ofworking within both traditional and agile project environments with high degree of ambiguity and a track record of high-quality delivery.

Working together with our technical advisors, engineers, planners, commercial consultants to bring integrated offerings to our clients.

Win Work

Contributing to the profitability of our business, through identifying business development opport…


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