construction director in Kuala Lumpur

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job details

kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
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job type
RM 30,000 - RM 40,000 per month
reference number
pep chia, randstad
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job description

  • Holding a very senior position for a multinational corporation
  • Involving with infrastructure projects within Klang Valley
  • Succession planning position up to 10 years

about the company

Our client is currently involving with multi billion projects across Peninsular Malaysia and is confident to secure several more projects in the future. They involve in infrastructure, buildings and also international projects. They are aggressively tendering and require an experience Construction Director, looking to increase a new team within the organisation to assist the company in terms of consolidation. It is an exciting time to join this financially secure company as they expand. Our client has very good brand reputation in the industry and pay good amount of eSOS for their senior people. You will be expected a very notable career with them.

about the role

You will be reporting to the ­­MD and managing over 30 direct reports. This role is primarily responsible for leading the successful delivery of large (> RM500m) or logistically challenging projects in accordance with design requirements, time and cost constraints, and commercial, HR, safety, quality, and environment and community targets.


  • Must have Profilt & Loss Experience
  • Managing the overall delivery of the project program in accordance with client expectations
  • Managing sub contractors, Consultants and other strategic relationships
  • Assigning resources to deliver works within budget, time, quality and regulatory standards
  • Monitoring and guiding workflow, setting daily, weekly, and long term project goals
  • Reviewing progress against plans, contractual arrangements, and delivery milestones
  • Financial management including ensuring strong contract, commercial and financial risk management, accurate forecasting on costs and revenue, and taking corrective actions as required

skills and experience required

  • Must come from Construction background
  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering, or relevant discipline
  • 10 years+ site based experience
  • The capacity to bridge, highway and earthwork with several technical disciplines
  • Advanced financial and commercial management skills including cost reduction and budgeting
  • People and performance management including the performance of sub-contractors or other project partners
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively to drive positive outcomes with key stakeholders
  • Strong relationship building, influencing and negotiation skills

culture and benefits

This is a good project to be included into your resume, so if you are able to complete on time and on budget there is high bonus potential (6+ months). There is also the opportunity to become a figurehead of the company. With potential CEO career path this can be the highlight of your career.

how to apply

The above is just a guideline about the position. Please apply through this advertisement or log into for further details. Pep Chia, or +603 2036 7585.


infrastructure, road, bridges, rail, construction, expressway, viaduct, highway, piling, earthworks