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Senior Commercial Manager

Ref MAX7405 Job Posted 13/03/2017 Region Malaysia & Indonesia Location Kuala Lumpur Salary HK$100,000 p/m - HK$150,000 p/m Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Richard Poulter

One of Asia's leading construction contractors requires a capable and experienced Senior Commercial Manager to work on a large scale rail project in Malaysia. You will report directly to the head of the department and will manage a team of contracts/commercial staff. This is an excellent opportunity to work on a landmark project in Asia.

Project Details

A large scale rail project that involves of 50km of track including underground tunnels and stations.

Responsibilities and Duties

  •  Advising/ensuring contractual compliances requirement, e.g. contractual deliverables, performance bond, insurances.
  •  Drafting (or review of drafts by others) of contractual correspondence
  •  Monitor and co-ordinate contractual claims and variation orders
  •  Provide inputs to help strategize and resolve complex contractual issues.
  •  Attend project meetings where required.
  •  Liaison with authorities and/or Government bodies if required
  •  Supervision and guidance of team members
  •  Comply and adhere to all matters pertaining to Quality, Safety & Health and Environment related to the job scope and work place as required by the company.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Min 20 years of relevant experience
  • Experience of major civil infrastructure works including underground
  • Previous Asia work experience is highly desirable
  • Contracting background is preferred but not essential
  • Experience of managing a team of commercial/contracts staff
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills in English
  • Competent IT skills

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  •  Degree in Quantity Surveying or related discipline
  •  Professional qualification such as MRICS is an advantage but not essential

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The successful candidate will be joining a major international construction company with a first class reputation for delivering large scale construction projects. This is an excellent opportunity to work on a prestigious project in Asia.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

  •  Attractive salary package on offer
  •  Accommodation allowance provided
  •  Excellent benefits included
  •  Generous bonus scheme
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