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Director, Projects & Commercial Management

  • Location

    Vancouver

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Perm

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-2305-14027

  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-06-29

Horizon Recruitment has been engaged to recruit a Director, Projects & Commercial Management for our client with a major construction project in its initial stages. The Director will be responsible for overseeing all commercial, legal, financial, and administrative activities related to a significant capital project worth several hundred million dollars. This role will involve managing the project budget, ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations, providing regular project reports to the CFO and Board of Directors, mitigating risks associated with the project, representing the owner, and managing the relationship with the EPCM firm responsible for engineering and construction.


Responsibilities:

  • Oversee project budget and cost management, identifying potential cost savings opportunities
  • Ensure compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and internal policies
  • Provide regular project reports to the CFO and Board of Directors, highlighting project progress, risks, and issues
  • Oversee legal activities related to the project, including contract management and dispute resolution
  • Manage commercial activities related to the project, including procurement, supply chain management, and vendor management
  • Identify and mitigate risks associated with the project, including schedule delays, cost overruns, and quality issues
  • Represent the owner on the project, managing the relationship with the EPCM firm hired to do the engineering and construction
  • Ensure that the project is delivered on time, within budget, and to the required quality standards


Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Quantity Surveying, IACCM or related field; MBA or advanced degree preferred
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in construction project management, with a focus on commercial and financial activities
  • Strong knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and policies related to capital construction projects
  • Experience managing large-scale capital construction projects, with a proven track record of delivering projects on time and within budget
  • Experience representing the owner on a construction project and managing the relationship with an EPCM firm
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex ideas and data to stakeholders at all levels
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and mitigate project risks


**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.