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Commercial Manager - Building Materials

Job Title: Commercial Manager - Building Materials
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lagos
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92044
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 07, 2013 10:30

Job Description

Excellent opportunity to join a leading international property investment and development business. They are looking to hire a Commercial Manager for their building materials batching plant in Lagos who will provide and manage commercial and business relationships that assist in developing some of their major business opportunities. The responsibilities of the Commercial Manager will include overseeing contracts, including analysis and strict compliance with vendor agreements and all parties involved liaising with various Government departments to ensure approval of business activities in a timely manner. You will be commercially aware and able to spot opportunities and current market trends for areas of development. To be successful as a Commercial Manager you will be a graduate or MBA level with Civil Engineering qualifications and must have at least 10 years of experience. The ability to analyse and recognise risk in areas of the world conflict may be an issue is important. You will have managed high profile construction projects, particularly high rise construction; you will also need to be highly computer literate. Excellent communication and negotiation skills are a prerequisite. In addition you will be well versed in dealing with the legal and compliance aspects of contracts and vendor partnerships. Finally, you will be able to develop excellent client relationships and have strong financial acumen. This is a great opportunity to join a growing company that can offer genuine career development. The successful candidate will receive a competitive package plus an excellent range of benefits. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.