Company Operation Manager - Expatriate


Lagos, Nigeria

132 applicants

Job description

Job Introduction

    Adexen is seeking an experienced Company Operations Manager for a prominent civil construction group in Nigeria


    As the Company Operations Manager, you will play a pivotal role in leading the operational performance of construction projects, with a specific focus on building construction and large-scale developments. Your expertise in managing diverse disciplines within the building industry, including finishes, facades, and electro-mechanical works, will be critical for success in this role.

    Key Responsibilities:

    1. Strategic Planning and Execution:

       - Develop and execute strategic plans tailored to optimize building construction projects and large-scale developments.

       - Identify and capitalize on emerging opportunities in the building industry to maintain a competitive edge.


    2. Project Management and Delivery:

       - Oversee the planning, execution, and delivery of building construction projects, ensuring alignment with quality standards and project specifications.

       - Manage the interface of various disciplines within the building industry, including finishes, facades, and electro-mechanical works, to ensure seamless project integration.


    3. Operational Efficiency and Process Improvement:

       - Implement best practices and quality management systems specific to building construction to enhance operational efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

       - Drive innovation and technology adoption to optimize project delivery and client satisfaction in the building sector.


    4. Team Leadership and Development:

       - Lead a diverse team of professionals, fostering a collaborative environment conducive to excellence in building construction projects.

       - Provide mentorship and development opportunities to enhance the skills and capabilities of the operations team in managing diverse disciplines within the building industry.


    5. Stakeholder Management and Relationship Building:

       - Build and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders across the building industry, including suppliers, subcontractors, and regulatory bodies.

       - Serve as the primary point of contact for client engagement, ensuring client satisfaction and addressing concerns throughout the project lifecycle.

Desired Skills and Experience

    - Master's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.

    - Minimum 15 years of experience in senior leadership roles within the building construction industry, with a focus on large-scale developments.

    - Strong technical expertise in building construction principles, including finishes, facades, and electro-mechanical works.

    - Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, with a proven track record of delivering complex building projects on time and within budget.

    - Knowledge of Nigerian regulatory frameworks and industry standards for building construction projects.

    - Professional certification in project management or engineering licensure is highly desirable

We thank all applicants however only those selected will be contacted.


Construction & Real Estate

Job Seniority


Job Category

Engineering and Production

Employment Type

Full time


10 - 15 years


Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Operations Management, Construction, Project Management

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