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Head of Development & Construction(Only Native Spanish speaker)

Job Description

Role will head the entire project of worth more than a Billion Dollars in Costa Rica. Looking only for native Spanish speakers. 

Job Purpose: Provide Project/Construction Management leadership with an active involvement in Planning, Design and Construction with an emphasis on cost & contract along with strong Document Control. Hire, train and develop team for effective and efficient Development & Construction management function and fully prepare and implement project control procedures and policies. 

Key Result Indicators

▪ Lead Program Management Team consisting of the following major functions: Projects Control, Planning and Design Management ,Construction ,Supply Chain (procurement) Planning , Commercial and Contract , Safety , Administration & HR

▪ Responsible for the estimating, scheduling, cost engineering and document control functions.

▪ Planned execution of project and the implementation of this plan in terms of staffing, scheduling and processes.

▪ Manage Construction activities to ensure completion of development within budget and time lines.

▪ Project procedure development and implementation 

▪ Management of Construction staff and sub-contractors and, manpower planning and review and coordination with various stakeholders

▪ Coordinating for timely project deliverables, reporting requirement and other contractually required functions and to ensure contract compliance, receipt of required information such as cost, schedule and scope 

▪ Close coordination with CEO & BOD on reporting and project status presentations. ▪ Responsible for consolidated Monthly Cost and Status Reports

▪ Preparing of cost budgets for all developments

▪ Assisting with market conditions and potentials

▪ Development and maintenance of a Procurement Schedule.

▪ Managing all delivery Schedule where applicable

▪ Ensure compliance of the deliverables as per the contracts with the homeowners and assist in the final closure and handover of homes the owners.

▪ Review project progress in coordination with the planning & design in-house and external resources and advising CEO of actions to be taken to ensure timely completion of the projects

▪ Responsible for monitoring of the site planning coordination with the site management.

▪ Coordination and advice on the most effective and efficient project phasing and planning.

▪ Value engineering efforts from conception through construction completion. 


Minimum Skills, Knowledge and Abilities Required

▪ Minimum 15 years of field experience in Project Controls or related functions as estimating, contract administration, cost controls functions, budget development and analysis on large-scale construction projects.

▪ Hands on experience of construction management

▪ Proficiency with computers and knowledge of most current industry standard computerized project controls applications.

▪ Supervisory skills as well as training ability

▪ Communication skills

▪ Very strong people management skills

▪ Bilingual with fluent command of Spanish and English language 


Minimum Education Required

▪ Bachelors/ Masters Degree in related engineering field.

▪ Fifteen years or more experience in cost engineering/controls inclusive of contract administration and construction and project management experience.


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