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Jacobs Permitting Approval Specialist - Buildings (Saudi National) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

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Your Impact:

Our Built Environment practice has a global footprint with more than 5,000 professionals contributing to +$1.5B in revenue. Our Architectural, Interior and Building System solutions supports all aspects of specialty consulting to include asset management, economics, business development and scientific advancement for our government, commercial, institutional, and industrial clients, across diverse markets and services.

Based from our Riyadh office, as Architect of Record you will be performing in a Stakeholder capacity. Your job will be to support stakeholder activity covering both the private and public sector, to help forge working partnerships in the delivery of the projects strategic goals.

You will be required to oversee the submission and approval process for construction/design documents needed to obtain building permits. You will be coordinating internal and external stakeholder meetings, supporting the review of outgoing submissions and helping to monitor and track NOC approvals.

You will take a methodical approach to your work, following up on actions to close pending issues, and assist with summary reports on progress, highlighting planned activities and actions completed

Here’s What You’ll Need:

You will have a bachelor’s degree in architecture, and already have experience in dealing with obtaining approvals with relevant authorities such as Civil Defense, related to building projects.

You will be able to demonstrate the ability to work with a number of stakeholders both external and internal. You will be highly proficient in all design aspects and have the ability to work under time constraints and towards conflicting deadlines. You will already have familiarity with working as part of a large, multi-cultural team.

You will possess good English language skills (written and spoken) and should be able to proofread your own work before sending for further reviews.

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With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs