Project Manager – Strategic Consulting

Location : Bahrein

Start date : ASAP

About

Amane Advisors is the leading strategic consulting company in the water industry and resource/energy recovery, with seven offices around the world (UK, France, Singapore, USA, China, Switzerland and Bahrain) and one in incorporation in Riyadh.

 

Our clients range from innovative start-ups to large global industrial companies and private equity investors worldwide. We support them to accelerate their growth in the water industry and resource/energy recovery (Waste & Recycling, Biogas, Waste to Energy), through a comprehensive set of services including:

  • Market Intelligence
  • Strategy Advice
  • Commercialization
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
  • PPP Advisory

To find out more about us, please browse www.amaneadvisors.com

Role

We are looking for a Project Manager to join our Middle East team. As a project manager you will independently manage teams locally and globally on projects of varying scales for international corporate groups, financial investors, and start-ups alike. You will also be expected to participate in business development for the company, which promises to be an exciting task at a company that grew >20% last year and is looking to continue strengthening its presence in the global market. You will develop a global view of the water industry and resource recovery industry from a commercial standpoint. Depending on project needs, you could be leading the commercial due diligence on market-changing mergers or acquisitions, or helping build market intelligence and strategic insights that will support clients in making key business decisions.

Our Middle East office is led by Christophe Guillet, one of the founding partner of Amane Advisors & Partners. Ismail Alaoui, Principal, will oversee your duties and will provide coaching and support to you.

 

Qualification

At least 1 year’ experience as Project Manager in strategy consulting, including managing small and large projects. Ideally, you will have had international exposure, either working or studying in other countries.

Requirements:

  • Master degree
  • At least 1 year’ experience as Project Manager in strategy consulting
  • Excellent written and spoken English and Arabic; other languages are an advantage especially French, Spanish and German
  • Familiar with Commercial Due Diligence and Business Plan / Financial statements analysis
  • Able to build strong relationships with colleagues and clients
  • Interest in water and waste/recycling-related environmental issues
  • Ideally with international exposure (study/work)
  • Ability to travel and being on client site (25%)
  • Experience in presenting and interacting with senior level clients
  • Proficient with MS Office, specifically Excel and PowerPoint
  • Analytical mindset and ability to synthesize large amount of information
  • Problem-solving oriented
  • At ease with numbers and strong attention to detail
  • Deadline driven and able to multi-task
  • Experience in participating in commercial proposals preparation

Application Process

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your resume and cover letter explaining why you would like to join Amane to: