Risk Manager

Requisition ID: 269900 

  • Relocation Authorized: International - Camp 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Trojena 


Core to Bechtel are our values and commitments – we live for a challenge, we do the right thing, we take care of each other, we succeed together, and we build trust. They are what we believe, what customers expect, and how we deliver.

Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world’s infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.

Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customer’s objectives to create a lasting positive impact. We serve the infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; Renewables; Mining and Metals; and Manufacturing and Technology markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations.

This is an exciting time. Currently, and over the coming months and years, our customers are committing to building new projects which provides a great opportunity to welcome new talent to the Bechtel family. In alignment with our vision “Extraordinary teams building inspiring projects”, we are building teams who want to be challenged and a part of the growing projects across the world. If you’re up for a challenge, send us your application and let’s discuss how we can grow together!



TROJENA (The Mountains of NEOM) will be an iconic, world-class destination, blending natural and developed landscapes and will offer unique experiences for residents and visitors alike. Located in the northwest of Saudi Arabia in the region of Tabuk just 50km from the coast, TROJENA will be a destination like no other on earth. Based upon the principles of eco-tourism facilities will include a folded vertical village, a lake with water sports and event facilities, high altitude ski village, observatory, world leading health and wellbeing facilities and a nature reserve which will be home to unique wildlife, heritage sites and exploration opportunities. With over 3,600 hotel, 2,200 homes, 9 iconic buildings and 100 world class indoor and outdoor experiences Trojena will become the ultimate mountain destination. Bechtel will provide a full range of project management services to support the delivery of this iconic destination. We encourage you to watch this video which gives a glimpse at what we (you) are about to build! https://www.neom.com/en-us/regions/trojena. Bechtel Saudi Arabia (SABCO) offers competitive salaries, project assignment incentives, free accommodations, as well as regular rotational leaves. Bechtel employees pride themselves on disputing work, accomplishments, rewards all of which are guided by the company values and commitment to keeping us safe. Our project teams thrive in a diverse and inclusive work environment, and we are hiring qualified professionals to help execute this exciting project”.


About the Position

This Project Risk Manager role is responsible for managing the project risk management program on project. Responsible for guidance, support, and SME technical expertise in project risk management for the project across an audience of internal and external stakeholders. Managing and maintaining resilient customer facing relationships and strategically maintaining trust of project leadership, the role requires an influential, confident people person with the ability to drive focus on PRM, lead through encouragement and connect PRM with key interfaces across the project scope.


Reporting to: Project Manager


Key Accountabilities

  • Manage/Lead the project risk management program across the project.
  • Drive focus on actively managing risks.
  • Mentor, train and advise project leaders in risk awareness.
  • Deliver training in project risk management.
  • Facilitate context focused Workshops.
  • Deliver to the Project Execution Plan.
  • Report to key internal and external stakeholders
  • Represent the project risk management program at project leadership meetings.
  • Consult with Bechtel and customer leaders in all aspects of the project risk management program.
  • Ability to work with limited supervision to meet multiple deadlines simultaneously under pressure.

 #The role requires a strategic quick thinker with abilities to deliver messaging across all layers of the project team.


Your Experience

The non negotiables …

  • More than 15 years’ experience in PMO with on project time (EPCM, PCM, DP, IDP, EPC)
  • More than 15 years’ experience in project risk management  
  • Demonstrated experience in Qualitative Risk
  • Good understanding of Quantitive Risk Management (QSRA QCRA)
  • Experience in the Infrastructure / Heavy Civil / Aviation / Rail/ Tunnelling/ Renewables / Mining / Construction is mandatory.
  • Experience facilitating risk workshops, risk reviews/ sessions.
  • Knowledge of ISO:31000
  • Relevant recognized Diploma, Degree, or Professional Certification

The nice to haves …

  • Experience with Enablon and ARM
  • Experience working in Middle East / KSA
  • Bilingual English / Arabic advantageous
  • Experience working rotational rosters (FIFO)

 Your Attributes

Diligent, Dependable, Collaborator, Patient, Confident, Customer Focused, Results Driven, Approachable, Analytical, Communicator, Diplomatic and a Natural Leader with Initiative who acts with Integrity. 

Your ability to work under pressure to meet simultaneous deadlines and your self-driven aptitude to work autonomously will be highly regarded.



Apply Now and Join our Team!



Dependent on hiring location, at Bechtel, our employees enjoy a competitive total rewards package that may include comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans, along with optional supplemental insurance options, generous paid time off, paid holidays, paid parental leave, discretionary bonuses.

Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine what COVID-19 safety protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking. The protocols for the position may be different from those of your current work location and may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Should you be selected, you will be required to comply with the COVID-19 safety protocols of your new work location.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

In accordance with the laws of Saudi Arabia, Bechtel has adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for all work locations in the country. These requirements may include vaccination and testing. Any and all offers of employment with Bechtel in Saudi Arabia are expressly conditioned upon the applicant’s willingness and ability to comply with all COVID-19 related safety laws and Bechtel protocols in place at the time of a candidate’s start date. A candidate’s failure or refusal to comply with such laws and protocols renders an issued offer null and void.
This requirement cannot be waived by a recruiter, manager, or supervisor. Your submission of an application for employment with Bechtel in Saudi Arabia constitutes your understanding and acknowledgment of this express condition.