Project Manager

Anonymous Employer

Job Summary

An 8-month contract role for a project manager with an architectural background to assist in managing and overseeing the completion of the finishing stages of a residential apartment block in Abuja. The project manager will report directly to the Site Manager. This is an opportunity to join a vibrant and entrepreneurial team offering the incumbent an opportunity to manage ones workstreams and generate design ideas that can be pushed forward. The ideal candidate will possess substantial experience in site work; particularly in supervising subcontractors at finishing stage. In addition, He/she will be well versed in architectural standards and design software programs; He/she will have good time management skills and fantastic attention to detail; An out of the box thinker with an immense amount of creativity. We are looking for a candidate that can start immediately.

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

Job Description


Asokoro, Abuja



Term Contract for 8 Months



Up to N200,000 per month




Construction & Planning

Reporting to the Site Manager, the incumbent will:

  • Monitor assigned construction workstreams on site; ensuring that all workers deliver to expected high standards and on time.
  • Quality control inspection of all finishing materials delivered to site by suppliers and subcontractors, rejecting defected items.
  • Assist Site Manager when requested, to identify, suitable sub-contractors for certain aspects of the construction work.
  • Coordinate and direct subcontractors as requested; and ensure that their work is delivered on time and to agreed standards.
  • Provide project status updates to management and stakeholders on a regular basis.
  • Determine and schedule various stages of the building process
  • Prepare project weekly plans for team review
  • Prepare operating and maintenance documents
  • Be responsible for all technical activities relating to architectural and engineering projects, including creating designs.
  • Monitor construction progress and ascertain whether phases of construction are in compliance with building plans and project deadlines.

Drawing & Design

  • Receive Project Requests and draft designs
  • Oversee all elements of design reviews.
  • Prepare new and modify existing working drawings
  • Prepare as-built drawings
  • Rework and modifying designs as required
  • Utilize necessary physical and digital tools to create design drafts
  • Research and incorporate artistic elements into designs as needed
  • Prepare and present designs in 2D and 3D
  • Develop innovative concepts and design elements





Education & Qualification,

  • Bachelors or HND in Architecture
  • Masters in Architecture or related field will be an advantage
  • Project management qualification will be an added advantage
  • Quality Control qualification 


Skills & Experience

  • The ideal candidate will possess substantial experience in site work; particularly in supervising subcontractors at the finishing stages of a construction. 
  • Minimum 5 years post degree work experience at a construction or an Architectural Firm
  • Skills in the following architectural software: AutoCAD (Advanced), Revit, Sketchup, Vray
  • Must have strong attention to detail with the ability to spot and fix potential design flaws
  • Must be able to balance technical skills and creative aptitude in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be familiar with architectural standards, engineering practices, building ordinances and blueprints
  • Must be able to manage their own time
  • Must have an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Must be willing to work in a high paced environment
  • Must be willing to work occasionally long hours
  • Strict adherence to deadlines
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills along with presentation techniques
  • Experience in Building Information Modelling (BIM)
  • Considerable knowledge of modern building construction methods and materials and of the preparation of specifications
  • Some knowledge of the principles and methods of surveying and inspecting sites and buildings, preparatory to planning and designing.


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