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Project Manager

Salary

¥ 6,000,000

Primary Skills

Construction, Project, Manager, Retail, Japanese, English, Project Manager

Description

As Project
Manager
for this market-leading European retailer you will lead, manage
and organize construction projects from start to finish. You will be a key player
in ensuring company growth through exciting new store and renewal projects nationwide
in a company with great work-life-balance and a global environment.   

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead new store projects: design
    intent, site survey, value engineering, risk assessment, budget setting, time
    planning, permits, ordering of M&E, design, tendering, construction follow
    up, hand over to facility & final invoicing

  • Routines,
    Policies & Guidelines

    • Secure that routines, policies, guidelines
      and legal requirements in the country are followed at all times

  • Tendering
    & Contracting

    • Partner with construction manager and
      construction controller in order to determine budgets, conduct tenders,
      evaluate bids and select contractors

  • Design,
    Execution & Logistics

    • Ensure that the stores are designed
      & built in line with the general/local building specification, guidelines
      & interior specifications

    • Follow up on the construction process
      and secures deadlines & quality standards

  • Profit
    & Loss

    • Use value planning in all processes,
      lower costs but maintain high quality

    • Secure investment budget and follow up
      on both Net & Gross investments

    • Relate profit/loss and added value to
      own work

    • Focus on customer value and take
      responsible & cost conscious decisions

  • Financial
    transparency & follow up

    • Follow up on invoices and payment
      schedules according to contracts and change orders

    • Manage internal database and project handling
      tools

  • Drive
    & Initiative

    • Show strong initiative, drive towards
      goals, try new things & constantly improving efficiency

    • Work well autonomously and handle
      problems with creativity and with minimal guidance while maintaining a good
      balance between long and short-term planning

    • Identify new areas for learning &
      take decisions keeping the big picture in mind 

REQUIREMENTS

  • 4 year university degree

  • 3+ years’ experience in managing
    construction projects

  • Retail experience preferred

  • Japanese – native, English – Business

  • Ability to function in a global
    environment