Project Director, ENGIE South East Asia


ENGIE Group is a global reference in low-carbon energy and services. In response to the urgency of climate change, our purpose is to accelerate the transition towards a carbon-neutral economy "as a service" for our customers, global companies, and local authorities. We rely on our key activities (renewable energy, gas, services) to offer competitive turnkey solutions.

At ENGIE South East Asia (SEA), we are a fast-growing team of over 2,000 employees with presence in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippines to provide tailor-made integrated solutions for our customers in commercial buildings, industries, and cities.

Using globally leading technologies, we create innovative energy and smart solutions that enhance the performance of homes, business, community, and make the world a better place. We act throughout the value chain: strategy, design, engineering, energy-efficient asset construction, digital platforms, operations management, financing syndication and outcome assurance.


Our main growth drivers are:



Reporting into Chief Technical Officer, ENGIE South East Asia, the Project Director is responsible for the execution of all large and complex projects in southeast asia: complex C&I solar, Energy solutions for Industry (including energy efficiency and utilities As-a-Service), off-grid energy solutions, Demand Side management, DCS, and sustainable Data Centre. The incumbent will be involved in establishing the initiation, final budget and planning  in collaboration with the Business Development team (regional and/or local) prior to the submission of Binding Offer for business deals.

The Project Director is responsible of the management of the Project Construction teams (PCT) which is responsible for the full planning, management, execution, monitoring and completion of projects - from management of the various contracts with client, suppliers, contractors, engineering consultants, management of HSE, quality systems, schedule, budget, team resources, performance and deliverable of targets and outcome from the design and construction phases until completion and successful hand-over to the operation teams.

The successful candidate shall be an experienced Project Manager with in-depth project and people leadership and technical expertise, familiar with general practices and technologies of Electricity and Utilities production, well versed with permitting processes, proven record of successful management and delivery of large-scale projects on time and within the budget.

As part of the regional management team and with concurrent reporting into a Steering Committee, the Project Director will supervise the ad-hoc PCT for each project, liaise with local or regional HR, Finance, HSE, legal departments and other related entities/counterparts for collaboration and support. The local PCT, reporting into the Project Director, will remain matrix reporting into the local organization.

The Project Director is responsible for the management and allocation of project people resource, including re-allocation between projects or transfer to the local O&M teams. To commence structuring of an initial team to support the mission, the Project Director will first define and recruit a team of 3 manpower resource for following roles:


Overall General Management:

Contracts & Financial Management

Support the PCT together with Business Development, Regional Technical, Legal and the Finance teams in

Engineering, Procurement and Construction

Support the PCT together with the Regional Technical, Procurement, Legal, Procurement and HSE teams in

Operation and Maintenance

Operational Relations




To apply for this opportunity, please send your curriculum vitae (CV) to, quoting reference Project Director (SEA)