KEO International Consultants

Project Manager - Environment

Job Location(s) Portugal-Lisbon
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/22/2024 2:52 AM)
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KEO is a creative enterprise, where innovation is a way of life. We are uniquely resourced with end-to-end services to take clients from inspiration – through conceptualization – to realization of planning, design or project delivery in the built and natural environments. For over 57 years we’ve led with vision, contributing to many of the world’s most iconic projects, remarkable experiences and prosperous communities.


As a highly integrated and agile AEP/PMCM firm, KEO is ranked by ENR in the Top 225 International Design Firms; in the Top 20 International PM/CM Firms; and by World Architecture as 50th largest global architecture firm and #1 Firm in the Middle East Region in their 2021 WAS 100 Survey.


We invite you to join us.


Our newest opportunity is for a talented Project Manager (Environment) to join our award-winning team based in Lisbon, Portugal. 


We are seeking a dynamic individual to work within our vastly expanding and award-winning sustainability and environmental team to spearhead the growth of our business within the Middle East and Europe. Candidates must be self-motivated and bring energy, drive and passion to their work and be able to build on the success of the existing team. 


We envisage success in this role to include:

  • Experience in Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (EIA) over a wide range of infrastructure, industrial projects, masterplans, etc.
  • Having good understanding and experience of applying environmental requirements from local Portuguese legislation
    in EIA studies and other environmental related studies.
  • Understanding and experience of applying environmental safeguards of international finance institutions such as the World Bank Group is beneficial.
  • Delivering high quality environmental reports to governmental and private clients.
  • Planning or conducting field work involving environmental sampling and monitoring (air, noise, waste, ecology, etc.) is beneficial.
  • Reviewing tenders, writing proposals and coordinate with other divisions in cross discipline bids.
  • Working closely with engineering specialists and other experts.
  • Reviewing complex documents, summaries and present key issues in a clear and concise way.
  • Client facing experience in meetings and presentations.
  • Ability to travel.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and writing skills.
  • Able to meet challenging budgets and timescales.
  • Work alongside a multidisciplinary team and in a multicultural environment.



To be successful in this dynamic opportunity, we envision that your career journey to date will include a minimum of 10 years’ experience partnered with a BEng/MSc in Environmental Engineering or Environmental Management with EIA development and deliver.


We are seeking relevant project management experience working for large scale infrastructure, industrial and masterplan projects. Experience in environmental management systems, Environmental Site Assessments (ESA), Environmental Compliance Studies and auditing is beneficial, such as the development and/or supervision of construction management and monitoring plans.


Knowledge of principles and practices of research and data collection, a successful track record of staying within budget and schedule on projects and experience of the delivery of technical reports, will be considered critical. 


Fluency in English and Portuguese is a requirement of the role. 


KEO’s performance is founded upon integrity, results, innovation, safety and our people. We embrace diversity and recognise its’ contribution to client success wherever we work.


We are excited to hear how you can partner with our award-winning team and treat all expressions of interest confidentially.


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