Jacobs Talent Acquisition/Recruitment Specialist (Saudi National) – Riyadh, Saudi in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Talent Acquisition/Recruitment Specialist (Saudi National) – Riyadh, Saudi


As a Saudi National, are you looking for a career defining opportunity to challenge your Talent Acquisition skills within the growing, dynamic market of Saudi Arabia? With a brand-new head office in Riyadh, Jacobs – one of the largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional and construction services, have recently formed a new Joint Venture with Saudi Aramco.

The mission of this new organization is to build a strong, sustaining and profitable “Project Management National Champion”, to oversee major social infrastructure programs throughout the Kingdom, aligned with the wider mandate to contribute to economic growth, diversify the economy and enhance national investment to deliver on the overarching Vision 2030.

With ambitious and demanding growth projections for the next 10 years, Talent Acquisition will play an integral role in helping to shape the formation of this new Joint Venture.

Working within a dynamic and forward-thinking Talent Acquisition team, you will be responsible for dealing with the full recruitment cycle, from initial job brief, candidate sourcing, selection through to negotiation and close out. You will have the opportunity to work across a number of exciting major construction projects where our business will be acting in a Program or Project Management capacity.

Being able to identify and attract top market talent is key to the success of what we do. Not only do we provide a high level of service to our internal stakeholders, candidate experience throughout the recruitment process is of equal importance.


This position is reserved for Saudi Nationals. As an ideal candidate, you will be degree qualified and already have worked either in an in-house Talent Acquisition team or within an agency environment for at least 2 years. You will be capable of owning the recruitment process throughout the complete life cycle and will be able to demonstrate successfully completing complex assignments.

You will already prove an ability through proactive methodology to research, source and network to develop suitable candidate pools, where strong planning and organizational skills are paramount in dealing with multiple positions at any one time.

Primary Location Saudi Arabia-Saudi Arabia Countrywide-Riyadh

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: MID0000E7