Construction Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Our Client, in construction industry, is looking for a reliable Construction Manager to plan construction projects and oversee their progress along the way in a timely and cost-effective manner.


You will be responsible for budgeting, organization, implementation and scheduling of the projects.

In brief, the Construction Manager will be tasked with:

Overseeing and directing construction projects from conception to completion
Reviewing the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs
Overseeing all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations


Responsibilities


  • Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion
  • Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs
  • Oversee all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations
  • Coordinate and direct construction workers and subcontractors
  • Select tools, materials and equipment and track inventory
  • Meet contractual conditions of performance
    Review the work progress on daily basis
  • Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status
  • Plan ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones
  • Negotiate terms of agreements, draft contracts and obtain permits and licences
  • Analyze, manage and mitigate risks
  • Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques


    Essential Knowledge and Experience:


  • BS degree in construction management, engineering or related field
  • Proven working experience
    in construction management
  • Over 5 years’ experience in construction industry
  • Advanced knowledge of construction management processes, means and methods
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards
  • Understanding of all facets of the construction process
  • Familiarity with construction management software packages
  • Ability to plan and see the “big picture”
    Competent in conflict and crisis management
  • Leadership and human resources management skills
  • Excellent time and project management skills


    How to Apply

    Please only send your CV quoting the job title in the email subject (Construction Manager) to: [email protected] before 30th August 2018.

    N.B: Please DO NOT apply if you do not meet the above minimum set selection criteria.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

    N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV.

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