Commercial Director / Associate Director (Data Centre Construction)

Locations Singapore
Discipline Construction
Job reference 3440211
Salary Negotiable
We are assisting a leading international Cost Management consultancy to hire an Associate Director / Director (dependent on experience level).

This is a senior level role for a dynamic individual with the ability tackle challenges head-on and ensure successful outcomes.

It is expected that the successful applicant will progress towards a role within the senior leadership team with Singapore/Asia.

You will initially be based on-site at a major data centre development project in Singapore and should also demonstrate enthusiasm and flexibility to work on other future projects in Asia (likely to focus on mission critical and high-tech manufacturing developments).

Some responsibilities of the role will include:
  • Providing commercial expertise across procurement and contracts issues, primarily in relation to mission critical construction projects;
  • Overseeing contract and payments administration for sub-contractors and vendors;
  • Monitoring project cash flows;
  • Communicating effectively with stakeholders at all levels - including possible interfacing across multiple locations;
  • Proactively ensuring a time-efficient handover of the finished project to the client.
Requirements include:
  • A recognised bachelors Degree (as a minimum) in Quantity Surveying;
  • Minimum 12 years relevant cost management experience;
  • Proven leadership experience in a Commercial Manager role;
  • Significant experience of working on major buildings construction projects either within a Main-Contractor or a Cost Management Consultancy business;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Chartered status (e.g. MRICS) would be an advantage
Please provide your CV in Microsoft Word format.
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We appreciate every application, however, due to a high volume of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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