Vacancy Number: 6316
Location: Accra
Date Posted: 23 February, 2021
Job Expires: 3 March, 2021

Our Client is a reputable growing real estate company incorporated under the Laws of Ghana, specializing in the provision of quality and affordable housing for both residential and commercial use.
The business is looking to enhance its cadre of professionals as follows:

Job Objectives:
To enhance the success of our projects by overseeing all construction projects by discussing project objectives, needs and budgets with senior management.
Key Responsibilities:
• Prospecting for projects
• Coordination of project development activities
• Managing the organisational structure, workflow and operating procedures
• Managing our technical partners
• Existing and New client management
• Collaborate with engineers, architects etc. to determine the specifications of the project
• Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements
• Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities
• Plan all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met
• Acquire equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies
• Hire contractors and other staff and allocate responsibilities
• Supervise the work of laborers, mechanics etc. and give them guidance when needed
• Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports
• Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues
• Developing new strategies to increase growth in revenue in line with company’s strategic directions and plans
• Manage procedures/project development activities for office locations outside of Ghana
• Make professional decisions in a fast-paced environment
• Review and analyze all vendors/suppliers, supply, and price options
• Develop plans for purchasing equipment, services, and supplies
• Negotiate the best deal for pricing and supply contracts
• Ensure that the products and supplies are high quality
• Maintain and update a list of suppliers and their qualifications, delivery times, and potential future development
• Work with team members and procurement manager to complete duties as needed

Key Requirements:
• BSc/BA in engineering, building science or relevant field
• Minimum of 2 years experience as a construction manager or similar
• Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel
• Project Management knowledge or certification