AECOM Deputy Project Director / Commercial Manager in The Hague, Newfoundland
Netherlands - North Holland, Amsterdam
AECOM Netherlands is currently hiring a Deputy Project Director to join our prestigious project; a landmark, twin 30+ floor multistorey towers on a constrained site in Central Amsterdam. The 110 meter towers are respectively i) a five-star hotel and ii) luxury residences.
The Deputy Project Director is essentially the commercial manager on the project and will be managing all aspects of a lump sum Design and Build Construction Contract acting as the prime contact focus for the Contractor. Within this role you will manage, and be supported by, the Project Management technical construction team, comprising an MEP & a Fit-out Package Manager, Planner and a Quantity Surveyor.
Manage and lead the project team and assure that the package managers and Quantity surveyor deliver on time and with the right level of quality.
Focus of communication, both written and verbal, with the Design and Build Contractor.
Proactive management of contractual and legal aspects the Contract.
Claims evaluation, management and advise.
Overseeing the project cost monitoring and control.
Review and assessment of project costs trends proposing corrective actions.
Propose Value engineering solutions; providing value & cost advice.
Ensuring timely processing of Invoices Payment certificates.
Change order management.
Chair regular Commercial meetings.
Produce monthly Commercial Report.
Settlement of final accounts.
Leading and Promote to drive the HSE culture amongst all staff, contractors and supply chain.
Attend monthly safety meetings, ensure messages are conveyed to the operational staff, manage the safety messages into the projects and audit to give confidence that the safety is being implemented in accordance with client and AECOM HSE processes and procedures. Feedback safety learning’s into the Safety Manager to provide continuous learning for the whole team.
Assist the Project Director with the AECOM commercial update through AECOM's internal Project Management system portal.
Fluent English and Dutch (German or Italian preferable)
In depth knowledge of international conditions of contract (incl. FIDIC yellow book); local experience (UAV/UAV-GC)
20+ years construction industry experience, preferably in building projects
High degree of interpersonal skills
Ability to work under pressure
Able to motivate and manage a team
Customer focus (both internal and external)
Membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors or other recognized professional institutions
Experience of high quality hotel fit out
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Program and Project Management
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 245397BR
Additional Locations NL - The Hague
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.