A Reputable State-Owned Enterprise seeks the services of an Operations Manager


Job Title: Operations Manager


Job Location: Accra, Greater Accra


Job Summary

  • To provide overall co-ordination and supervision of technical activities relating to the planning and execution of building and infrastructural projects


Job Description

  • Plans, organises and co-ordinates the development and periodic review of policies and procedures to govern civil engineering, quantity surveying, architectural, planning and geodetic engineering practice and activities in the company
  • Advises on matters relating to civil engineering, quantity surveying, physical planning and land surveying
  • Co-ordinates the preparation and preliminary planning and feasibility reports on housing and infrastructural projects
  • Co-ordinates the preparation and cost estimates of housing and infrastructural projects
  • Institutes measures for the effective implementation and management of projects on housing development and infrastructural services
  • Advises management on the selection and monitoring of activities of consultants and contractors contracted on technical, infrastructural and housing projects
  • Initiates action for the development of infrastructural facilities on all building projects
  • Submits monthly and quarterly comprehensive reports on technical activities to the Managing Director
  • Performs any other duties that may be assigned from time to time


Qualifications and Requirements

  • A degree in Building Technology, Architecture, Planning, Engineering (Civil/Structural or Geodetic) or Business
  • Membership of relevant professional body and a minimum of 10 to 15 years post qualification experience
  • Must have experience managing high performing teams scattered across multiple locations
  • Must have experience managing highly complex projects that straddle both the public and private sector space
  • Experienced at managing housing financing risks and ensure compliance with government regulations


Technical Competencies

  • Strong background in Project Planning and Management
  • Knowledge of urban planning and housing industry
  • Knowledge of housing finance and estate development
  • Experience in the primary and secondary mortgage market

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