Project Manager-Construction

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Project Manager-Construction

  • Full Time
  • Lagos, Nigeria
  • This position has been filled

Website MVUSA

MVUSA Projekts Nigeria Ltd. is a multifaceted Real Estate Development Company with capabilities ranging from Market Research, Architectural Design, Construction Management, Financial Advisory, Property Sales & Leasing and Property Management. An affiliate of MVUSA has operated in the US for more than twenty (20) years and the company is currently starting up operations in Lagos, Nigeria.

The Project Manager will report to the Senior Project Manager and will be responsible for the timely execution (time, cost, and quality) and success of all projects within his/her portfolio.

  • Manage teams of professionals – Architects, Services Engineers, Structural Engineers, and Quantity Surveyors.
  • Communicating with a “Design/Build” Contractor, and ensuring that all consultant timelines and goals are articulated and achieved.
  • Managing the design development and coordination process to ensure the project technical information is adequate for tender.
  • Advising on the procurement options available and making recommendations as required.
  • Managing the contractor tender and appointment process, ensuring that all relevant contract terms and conditions are incorporated. Ensuring that all bonds and insurances required are obtained from all relevant parties.
  • Liaising with suppliers and manufacturers where required.
  • Administering the construction and consultant agreements and ensuring that all responsibilities are carried out in line with the contract terms and conditions.
  • Liaising with local authorities and related government agencies regarding zoning and town planning issues as well as building control. Obtaining all regulatory approvals/certificates – pre during and post-construction.
  • Preparing weekly reports required for the successful execution of the projects.
  • Scheduling and chairing all meetings required for the successful completion of the projects.
  • Developing, tracking, and retaining ownership of project development timelines, managing the delivery of milestones, and monitoring progress against timelines.
  • Ability to plan and manage the development of ongoing projects.
  • Knowledge of project management tools and principles.
  • Excellent analytical skills, negotiation and problem-solving skills.
  • Confident communicator with project/budget management skills.
  • Strong knowledge of the real estate market and competitive landscape.
  • Leadership and team-building skills.
  • Ability to track and manage construction projects, subcontractors and project development participants.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as with teams.
Education and Experience
  • Relevant BSc in Design, Architecture or Construction from a reputable tertiary institution
  • Minimum of 4-5 years of Project Management building and construction experience
  • Professional Certification (PMP) is an advantage
  • Strong working knowledge and proficiency in Microsoft Office