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Project Manager, Construction

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Project Manager, Construction - Data Center

Location: Germany
Start: applications are being considered for positions anticipated to become available early 2022
Duration: permanent

------ German & English speaking
------ Must be eligible to work in Germany
------ Experience in similar sized projects

Position Description
The company is looking for a driven Project Manager, Construction to facilitate the successful completion of the company construction projects on time and within budget under the guidance of the Director, Construction. As a leader, you will be responsible for managing a project and teams as well as ensuring the project is in alignment with strategic corporate objectives. Cooperation and integration in the construction lifecycle process is integral to the role. Coordination and translation of requirements from the company's internal subject matter experts ensures long term operational sustainability is preserved while driving towards optimized construction delivery.

Essential Job Functions
* Under the direction of the Director, Construction, you will own the project and oversee and directly deliver the company construction projects from conception to completion
* A key member of the team, you will manage clients expectations, performance of the General Contractors /MEP contractors including timeline, budget, health and safety and quality, ensuring successful delivery on time, on budget and with no health and safety incidents
* Monitor Health and Safety to ensure compliance and adherence to guidance by personnel in build areas
* Ensuring compliance with the The company requirements and specification
* Work with other departments within the company to ensure smooth execution at interfaces
* Ensuring all additional client works are priced and executed in line with both client and the company standards
* Attend client and main contractor meetings to discuss and review progress of projects in-depth to schedule deliverables
* Contribute to the support of the Business Stakeholders and project delivery teams at initiation and throughout the lifecycle of project, ensuring a common approach is adopted and sharing good practice.
* Plan ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging issues
* Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status
* Speak up in the meeting and keep accurate records of the progress on site
Job Requirements
* Bachelor's degree in construction management, architecture, civil, or mechanical engineering
* Proven track record of managing large scale, high complexity projects within international setting
* Used to working within fast-paced environments
* Experience within cross-functional and cross-cultural teams is essential
* Being able to manage the General Contractor with minimum supervision
* Non-confrontational approach to get points across
* Passion and drive for customer satisfaction
* Ability to clearly communicate with team members
* Frequently audit the works and write reports which are backed up with data
* Persists on the highest standards
* Data Centre experience is preferred
* Experience in CSA (civil, structural, architectural) and/or MEP (mechanical, electrical, plumbing) construction management is a requirement
* Strong commercial acumen, financially literate and comfortable controlling cost
* Excellent planning and organization skills with the ability to manage conflicting priorities and meet tight deadlines
* Able to quickly build a high level of trust and professional credibility within the business and customer base
* Ability to lead and engage people in a fast-changing environment to achieve results through others
* Full time presence on site is required
* Fluent in German and English