Head of Project / Construction Management

Location: Tokyo
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Contact: Kotomi Mori
Reference: 1749
Posted: about 1 month ago

We are currently working with a leading Data Centre developer / operator with a unique business model. If you are successful in this role, you will have the opportunity to work on end to end data centre development projects, and on top of that, you will enjoy an attractive remuneration package. 

Key Responsibilities:
Project Management: Overseeing the planning, design, and construction of data center facilities from inception to completion. - Budgeting and Cost Control: Developing project budgets, monitoring expenses, and implementing cost-saving measures while ensuring quality standards are met. - Schedule Management: Creating and maintaining project schedules, coordinating with contractors and vendors to ensure timely completion of construction milestones. - Quality Assurance: Implementing and enforcing quality control measures to ensure that construction work meets industry standards and specifications. - Risk Management: Identifying potential risks and developing mitigation strategies to address construction-related issues such as delays, budget overruns, or safety concerns. - Stakeholder Communication: Serving as the primary point of contact for stakeholders including senior management, clients, architects, engineers, contractors, and regulatory agencies, providing regular updates on project progress and addressing concerns. - Compliance: Ensuring that all construction activities comply with building codes, safety regulations, environmental standards, and other legal requirements. - Team Leadership: Leading and managing a multidisciplinary team of construction professionals including project managers, engineers, architects, contractors, and subcontractors. - Vendor Management: Selecting and managing relationships with contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and other vendors involved in the construction process. - Health and Safety: Implementing and enforcing health and safety protocols to ensure a safe working environment for all personnel involved in the construction project

Key Requirements:
- Ability to read and understand Basis of Design (BOD) documentation.
- Ability to read and understand Technical Design Requirements & Specifications.
- Ability to review and understand Basic and Detailed Design MEP and Construction Drawings. - Ability to lead and conduct technical design and construction review sessions.
- Team leadership experience.
- Experience working in teams.
- Strong written skills.
- Strong communication skills.
- Japanese language a must / English language skills required. 
- Minimum 15 years experience.

If you are interested to explore more, apply now!