Project Director – Construction

The role

We are a developer of large construction projects in Angola, related to Housing, Social Equipment’s and Infrastructures, looking to recruit exceptional professionals to develop their career in our Project Management team.

Responsibilities

Lead and manage large scale Projects of Housing, Public Buildings, and Infrastructures construction, in an overall perspective through all phases of design, permitting, construction and delivery.

Provides leadership for project management function by managing, coordinating, and developing company staff and third-party project managers.

Represent the company and interacts with governmental/official entities and stakeholders.

Monitors projects for compliance with company objectives: schedule, budget, quality, safety.

Requirements

At least 10 years of experience on direct management of large, complex construction and real estate projects with responsibility for analysis, permitting and approvals, budget control, estimation, design and construction coordination, contract management and project planning.

Fluent English and Portuguese – a must!

Autonomy and Decision-Making Capacity.

Must exhibit initiative, committed and a strong desire to achieve results.

Excellent ability to communicate orally and in writing.

Superior contract management competence is a must.

Excellent analytical skills are necessary as is a personality that pays attention to details.

Must have demonstrated ability to manage complexity and must be organizationally/politically astute, build relationships, manage and motivate teams of people with strong understanding of the entire corporate real estate function.