Construction Manager

Job Summary

We are looking to hire a construction manager to primarily manage an ongoing commercial construction project to completion in Ibeju Lekki. The candidate should possess relevant years of experience in the construction sector.

  • Minimum Qualification: HND
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description/Requirements


  • Oversee construction projects from beginning to end
  • Incharge of the day-to-day running of projects on site
  • Develop cost-effective plans and schedules for completion of projects following a logical pattern for utilization of resources
  • Manage budgets and estimate costs
  • Allocate and manage resources, equipment, manpower, and materials to ensure that they are available when they are needed throughout the construction projects
  • Interpret and implement technical drawings provided for the construction
  • Track changes in plans or constructions
  • Assist Procurement & Logistics team with local material sourcing & procurement in conjunction with the design team

Supervision & Monitoring

  • Supervise the project managers, assistant managers, construction engineers, and site supervisors to review their reports, checks on any reported difficulties, and correct any safety violations or other reported deficiencies.

  • Conduct site checks to monitor progress and quality standards

  • Supervise and coordinate work of subcontractors working on various phases of projects to plan interfacing elements

  • Collaborate with engineers, architects, and key team members of the project team

  • Identify engineering problems and ensure the most appropriate solutions are provided 

  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and building codes

  • Evaluate risks

  • Handle any environmental or local community issues that may come up during a project


  • Plan material and labor force requirements on-site on a weekly basis one week ahead of time 

  • Attend all construction-related meetings and weekly overview meetings at head office 

  • Oversee the preparation of bi-weekly progress reports regarding job status for all stakeholders

  • Negotiate with external vendors on contract agreements

  • Obtain the appropriate permits and licenses from authorities for construction sites

Required Skills & Background

  • Minimum HND or BSc in Civil Engineering or related field 
  • COREN Certified
  • Previous experience (minimum 5 years) in this field in a leadership role with strong and proven leadership skills
  • Can construct a large property from end to end
  • Experience in the construction of commercial properties
  • Good spoken and written English language and able to document and deliver reports accurately
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and MS Office Suite – Word, Excel, Project
  • Familiar with construction and project management software programs
  • Excellent knowledge of relevant rules and regulations as well as quality standards and human resources
  • Excellent knowledge of construction materials and equipment to improve efficiency
  • Highly organized
  • Conflict resolution and conflict management experience
  • Excellent time management ability
  • Able to multitask with a strong understanding of core manager duties
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal abilities, including negotiation skills


  • Living in the Ibeju Lekki Axis
  • Must have a laptop
  • Has a car and can drive
  • certification in Health & Safety Standards

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