Contracts Manager (Construction) - Cape Town

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • In working for a well established international building and construction company, the Civil Project Manager will oversee projects from start through to completion, ensuring that work is completed on time and within its budget.


  • Company: International Construction Company
  • Location: Cape Town
  • Date Posted: 8th Oct 2019
  • Industry: Building & Construction
  • Nationality: South African (EE)
  • Salary: Neg depending on experience
  • Qualifications: Bsc / B Eng in Civil Engineering & roads experience
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Lead multi-disciplinary engineering projects
  • Budgeting and costing for projects
  • Oversee building works
  • General project administration
  • Assist with the preparation of proposals and negotiating contracts
  • Supervise subcontractors
  • Writing of technical design reports
  • Review client proposals in terms of civil engineering and design
  • Provide technical input for basic and detail design
  • Manage and oversee all aspects of Civil Engineering deliverables
  • Ensure the delivery of Civil Engineering quality work to other disciplines
  • Assist in planning and reviewing of technical work and maintaining project schedules and work plans
  • Development and implementation of initiatives to improve cost effectiveness and efficiency of the project execution
  • Effective management and control of risks through engineering designs

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have roads experience
  • Minimum 5 years experience in Infrastructure Projects with a proven track record
  • B Eng / Bsc in Civil engineering with 5 yrs post graduate experience
  • ECSA Registered
  • Must be registered with a professional body
  • Must have experience in working for a listed company
  • Experience with Civil structures and design experience
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

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