Technical Director (m/f/x) - Porto

VGP is a pan-European developer, manager and owner of high-quality logistics and semi-industrial real estate. We operate a fully integrated business model with capabilities and long-standing expertise across the value chain, from land acquisition to development and asset and property management. With origins as a construction company, today our strategic focus is on the development of large multi-tenant business parks. We are a family-owned business operating in 13 European countries.

To support our expansion in Portugal, we are looking for a:

Technical Director (m/f/x) 

Job description:
  • Supervise whole construction process and quality of the works
  • Coordinate contractors and suppliers involved in the construction process
  • Represent company in all matters related to technical and organizational issues arising from day-to-day activities of the work
  • Regularly report the progress and status of the works to the higher management
  • Identify/manage issues/risks arising during the project implementation
  • Manage resources and direct project to the full completion
  • Be responsible for decision making onsite
  • Cooperate and communicate with internal and external project stakeholders
  • Come up with ideas and options to project issues/challenges
  • Manage budgets in terms of estimating forecasts
  • Evaluate and ensure the technical parts of projects development in compliance with technical standards and policies
  • Review of the execution design throughout the whole construction process in lieu with technical standards and proof practical compliance
  • Lead construction meetings on site -Value engineering skills
  • Costs estimate preparation
  • Project costs tendering skills
Your profile:
  • Higher Education of Civil Engineering and previous experience in construction management
  • Previous experience in a similar function within logistics real estate will be positively appreciated
  • Valid Building Trade Certificate in construction management
  • Additional Construction Certificates will be considered as an advantage
  • Good knowledge of construction management software: design, budget, time scheduling, etc
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Ability to align with cross-functional team members and stakeholders
  • Communication and analytical skills
  • Ability to switch between more projects at the same time
  • Very good written and spoken English language knowledge
  • Resident in the Greater Porto
  • Possibility to go on business trips in Portugal
  • Driving licence

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and social guarantees
  • Bonus system if targets are reached
  • International environment
  • Interesting and dynamic work
  • Friendly and professional team

Should you find yourself in our job description we are looking forward to receive your application letter. Please send your complete application via e-mail to: emile.ferreira@vgpparks.eu 

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