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Why join us?

At Dutum, we are always searching for highly skilled, competent, dedicated, and enthusiastic people to join our team. We strive to provide an exciting work environment where team members can grow to realize their full potential while achieving both the organization and their career objectives. We ensure you hone your abilities by working on prestigious construction projects.

Career Opportunities

Main Purpose of Job:

Responsible for the financial planning, implementation, managing, and running of all financial activities of Dutum. The Head, Finance is responsible for providing accurate, timely, and quality financial and management information that enables the Board and Executive Management team to make effective strategic decisions.

Minimum Experience:

7 years or more related business experience as a Finance, Accounting professional in areas such as Financial Accounting, Cash management, corporate finance, and financial performance management, with at least 3 years at senior level in a financial institution or a first-tier project management firm.

Key Competencies:

  • Knowledge of Accounting and Finance
  • Business Planning and Analysis
  • Budgeting, budget monitoring, financial forecasting, and cost control
  • Corporate Finance
  • Investment Planning and Portfolio Management
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Reporting
  • Treasury Management
  • Financial Modelling and Analysis
  • Tax Planning/Management
  • Project Finance Management

General Competencies:

  • Solid business and professional ethics
  • Knowledge of relevant Accounting applications/software
  • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills
  • Excellent Leadership Acumen
  • Advanced Relationship Management Skills
  • Advanced Business Writing Skills
  • Advanced Presentation Skills
  • Advanced Analytical Skills, problem-solving, numerical & analytical skills
  • Stakeholder management
  • Excellent verbal, analytical, organizational and skills

Certification:

  • ICAN or ACCA

Job Description Details:

  • Oversee the management of the company’s financials and ensure compliance with standard accounting practices and regulatory provisions.
  • Responsible for identifying and managing financial risks by ensuring the constant availability of accurate, timely financial information and other resources in line with the company’s business needs.
  • Ensure timely provision of reliable financial information to all relevant stakeholders.
  • Ensure adequate control systems and processes to secure the financial assets of the organization.
  • Develop and take ownership of key financial processes including management and financial accounting.
  • Collaborate with the Executive Management and the applicable Board Committee in developing effective financial plans and forecasts.
  • Design and use financial models to provide a basis for financial decisions, business planning, and raise funds when required, as approved by the Board to finance Dutum’s operations.
  • Develop and maintain a system of appropriate financial policies, procedures, and controls to ensure efficient financial management.
  • Oversee the preparation and communication of timely, accurate, and useful financial and management reports for relevant stakeholders and Management on a periodic and /or ad-hoc basis.
  • Develop and implement a robust and reliable accounting framework and financial reporting system in compliance with statutory requirements.
  • Liaise with statutory auditors to discuss and resolve queries as they arise, to ensure seamless financial audit, and follow up on audit recommendations to ensure proper implementation.
  • Drive efficient performance of staff members in the Finance & Accounts Department.

Location:

Full-time, Lagos State.

Closing Date:

29th October 2021

Job Summary:

  • Establish Project Governance Structure
  • Provide Management Reports
  • Prioritize Projects as per Strategic Business Objectives.
  • Plan and Schedule Resource Efficiently
  • Forecast and Enable Resource Capacity Planning
  • Streamline and Automate Processes and Workflows
  • Mentor and Train Project Managers
  • Facilitate Team Collaboration and Communication

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all Projects
  • Must be a good negotiator, to negotiate with clients, contractors, suppliers as the case may be.
  • Must be able to raise a claim and defend it
  • Must be able to prepare evaluations monthly.
  • Identify risk and come up with appropriate responses
  • Using an active and practical approach, directly manage clients, consultants, contractors, and suppliers
  • Manage supplier business relationships and/or partnerships to sustain and grow the company’s business
  • Unification of the several Heads to enable a coherent and streamlined workforce geared towards the completion of projects
  • Review periodic reports on projects, and ensure adequate remedial action is taken to remedy problem areas.
  • Other duties assigned

Qualifications:

  • A degree in Project Management and/or Project Management certification.
  • Registered Professional within the built environment.

Experience:

At least 6years of experience in related functions

Technical Skills:

  • Working knowledge 6years and above.
  • Sound knowledge of Primavera software
  • Deep knowledge of Microsoft office especially Microsoft Project.
  • Sound knowledge Computer-Aided Design

Soft Skills:

  • Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently in clear and simple language.
  • Strong leadership, supervisory, and people management skills
  • Good conflict resolution and management skills
  • Excellent personal effectiveness and adaptability skills
  • Excellent team-building skills
  • High sense of resourcefulness
  • Creative problem solving and strategic thinking skills

Personal Attributes:

  • Behave ethically: Understand ethical behaviors and business practice and ensure own behavior and that of others is consistent with these standards and aligns with the values of
    the organization.
  • Build relationships: Establish and maintain positive working relationships with others, both internally and externally, to achieve the goals of the organization.
  • Communicate Effectively: Speak, listen, and write in a clear, thorough, and timely manner using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques.
  • Creativity/Innovation: Develop new and unique ways to improve operations of PMO and to create new opportunities.
  • Effective leadership: Positively influence the team and others to achieve results that are in the best interest of the organization.
  • Organize: Set priorities, develop a work schedule, monitor progress towards goals, and track details, data, information, and activities.
  • Business Savvy: good knowledge of the business and shrewd.

Location:

Full-time, Lagos State.

Closing Date:

29th October 2021

Main Purpose of Job:

To assist management in ensuring a standardized and first-class approach to the enterprise-wide management of the project’s commercial contracts and budgets from initiation to project completion

Experience:

7-10 years of work experience in a similar role

Key Competencies:

  • Good understanding of Construction, Procurement, and Financial Management
  • Excellent understanding of construction-related contract development and management
  • Excellent personal and interpersonal skills.
  • Good understanding of construction project accounting and cost-budgeting.
  • Good understanding of construction technology and economics of construction
  • Expertise at providing cost advice and feasibility estimates
  • Ability to give advice on contractor selection
  • Ability to multi-task on different projects
  • Ability to build relationships at all levels within the organization
  • Good understanding of Project management standards and processes

General Competencies:

  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills including report writing
  • Excellent negotiating skills and keen attention to detail.
  • Good PC skills with knowledge of Microsoft Projects, Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to plan, organize, direct and coordinate project/activity deadlines for self and others

Operational:

  • Analyze project budgets and make improvements to ensure project sustainability
  • Review construction plans and prepare material quantity estimates
  • Negotiate with various contractors
  • Estimate building and project costs
  • Conduct site inspections and hold discussions with key supervisors
  • Provide periodic updates and forecast project futures, identifying cost-saving opportunities
  • Undertake measurements of sites and buildings to ensure it conforms to the plan
  • Visit sites to ensure sub-contractors are conforming to plans
  • Ensure costs, payment, and technical specification clauses are accurately and appropriately drafted
  • Plan procurement and tendering strategy
  • Prepare Bill of quantities (BOQ) and tender documents
  • Evaluate the quantity and costs of materials required, the labor hours needed, and track progress payments
  • Consider design preferences and evaluate the plans against applicable regulations and standards in cost estimation

Educational Qualifications:

  • B. Sc/ HND in quantity surveying, or similar related discipline from an accredited University (Essential)
  • M.Sc. degree in a quantity surveying related field (Desirable)

Certifications:

  • Nigeria Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) (Essential)
  • Quantity Surveyors Registration Board of Nigeria (QSRBN) (Desirable)
  • Project Management (Desirable)

Location:

Full-time, Lagos State.

Closing Date:

29th October 2021

Main Purpose of Job:

To work chiefly on construction projects and form a part of construction management, while using skills and expertise to guide crew members and ensure the successful completion of a project.

Experience:

5-7 years of work experience in a similar role

Key Competencies:

  • Proven knowledge of engineering, construction, and design.
  • Great leadership and organizational skills
  • Excellent record-keeping ability
  • Superb project management skills
  • Proven ability to apply logical and critical thinking skills to project

General Competencies:

  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills including report writing
  • Ability to think logically, handle multi-tasking environment, meet deadlines, and work with a wide range of team members.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Strong PC skills with knowledge of computer-aided design software (CAD software)
  • Ability to plan, organize, direct and coordinate project/activity deadlines for self and others

Educational Qualifications:

  • Eng. in Engineering, Construction or similar from an accredited University (Essential)
  • M.Sc. in Civil Engineering (Desirable)
  • Master’s degree with a bias in Project Management (Desirable)

Certifications:

  • COREN registered (Desirable)

Operational:

  • Manage different aspects of a construction project.
  • Supervise and assist crew members.
  • Oversee building work
  • Undertake surveys
  • Manage site mapping
  • Check technical designs and drawings to ensure that they are followed correctly
  • Supervise contracted staff
  • Ensure project meets agreed specifications, budgets, and/or timescales
  • Liaise with clients, subcontractors, and other professional staff, especially quantity surveyors and the overall project manager
  • Provide technical advice and solve problems on-site
  • Prepare site reports and fill in other paperwork as required
  • Liaise with quantity surveyors about the ordering and the pricing of materials
  • Ensure that health and safety and sustainability policies and legislation are adhered to.
  • Develop and maintain processes to ensure project management documentation reports and plans are relevant, accurate, and complete
  • Assist in preparing estimates for the time frame for construction works, and material cost.
  • Assist in conducting and ensuring quality assurance on a construction project

Location:

Full-time, Lagos State.

Closing Date:

29th October 2021