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Deputy Manager - Quantity Surveying (Civil and Procurement)

Chennai, India

  • Job number: 06483
  • Job field: Consultancy Commercial Management
  • Job posted: 02/03/20
  • Job status: 03/04/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time
Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across North America, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, India and Asia Pacific.

The opportunity

Be a part of our international consultancy business that spans our five global hubs, where we oversee work for world leading organisations across the public and private sectors.

Our Asia Pacific and India hub started in 2004 and has successfully operated in a wide range of countries, delivering project and programme management, facilities management and cost consultancy services.

Mace India is a business characterised by professional property and infrastructure expertise, sound commercial knowledge and a commitment to service excellence. A business exhibiting the same unique combination of management skills, best practice methods and adventurous spirit that exists with Mace globally.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Directing the commercial and resource management.
  • Guiding the commercial and financial management functions.
  • Managing the performance of all operations from a commercial and finance perspective.
  • Monitoring financial performance, financial analysis (including trend analysis) and preparing project performance reports and recommendations for the executive team.
  • Developing and supervising implementation of and adherence to the commercial management plan, subcontract management plant and project risk management plan.
  • Monitoring, reviewing and keeping relevant parties informed on the timeliness, cost, revenue, risk, progress and performance of the project.
  • Liaising with the construction team to ensure commercial processes and operations are as effective, efficient and transparent as possible.
  • Overseeing the procurement and commercial structure/framework for the project.
  • Developing and monitoring the subcontractor and supply agreement process.
  • Evaluating business improvement opportunities and making recommendations to reduce costs, increase productivity, improve economic value added and increase earnings before interest, taxes and amortisation. Ensuring compliance with company policies and procedures in relation to legal, financial and administration matters - the standard of internal control and policies.
  • Setting direction and providing clear and timely feedback to direct reports on their performance.
About you

  • With a degree qualification in civil engineering.
  • With professional membership.
  • Minimum of 8 - 10 years’ experience.
  • Previous experience within a similar role.
  • Successful delivery of major projects in construction or infrastructure industry throughout the whole project lifecycle.
  • Indian and international project delivery experience.
  • Knowledgeable of cost planning and construction project controls principles and practises.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of contracts and procedure.
  • Strong commercial and negotiation skills.
  • Well-developed communication (verbal and written), interpersonal and relationship building skills.
  • Ability to develop and maintain stakeholder relationships in order to negotiate and manage conflict.
Rewards and recognition

With Mace, you will deepen your knowledge and skills, work with inspiring colleagues, influential clients and get to see the world.

  • A tax friendly salary package.
  • Medical insurance benefits including group medical coverage (GMC), group personal accidental (GPA) and group term life insurance (GTL).
  • Other benefits as per the India Labour Law.
  • Champions of Quarter Programme to recognise the talent and hardwork of employees.

“Mace is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our people to excel.”
  • Job number: 06483
  • Job field: Consultancy Commercial Management
  • Job posted: 02/03/20
  • Job status: 03/04/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time


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