Key Responsibilities

  • Perform economic evaluations and prepare demand forecasts, analysis of costs and benefits, and estimation of operation costs
  • Studies related to macroeconomic, sectoral, and regional relevant to land use and transportation
  • Application of mechanisms and methodologies of preparing alternative economic models, in order to permit equilibrium between costs and specification of its priorities according to the results of services, programs, and projects
  • Knowledge of related methodologies with unspecified aspects in assessment and principles of project's portfolio administration and methodologies of priorities specification
  • Knowledge of the principles of benefits administration and its achievement.
  • Development of methodologies to show the conformity of plans and decisions of expenditure with the strategic plans
  • Provide economic analyses and consultations in terms of policies and operational matters
  • Assessment of social, economic, and environmental impacts
  • Coordinate with various disciplines including engineers, designers, and planners on related topics

Qualifications and experience required to execute this role

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or Economics is preferred
  • 15+ years of experience in Transportation Planning and Economic Analysis in a leadership position at a design, engineering and project management consultancy firm
  • Strong experience in Cost-Benefit analysis, Social Return on Investment modeling, master plans and feasibility studies
  • Strong experience and track record in dealing with large and complex road projects including multi-modal Transportation Planning projects
  • Strong experience in transport sector projects will be considered as an advantage.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English and Arabic is a must