Senior Construction Manager - Fit-Out

12 days ago 2 Applied
Job Description

At Mace, our purpose is to redefine the boundaries of ambition. We believe in creating places that are responsible, bringing transformative impact to our people, communities and societies across the globe. To learn more about our purpose, culture, and priorities, visit
Within our consult business we harness our unique combination of leading-edge practical expertise and project delivery consultancy to unlock the potential in every project.
The project:
A 15,000-seat arena, convention centre and 2 hotel towers. A full-time construction manager- mechanical to be based in Cebu, Philippines.

You will be part of an amazing global business and have the opportunity to work with experienced staff to develop your project management skills.
We are hiring an ambitious and forward-thinking candidate to join our established and growing team in the Philippines.
Our values shape the way we work, and define the people we want to join us on our journey:
Safety first - Going home safe and well:
  • You will be an advocate of Mace's value of Safety First, and be accountable for leading and maintaining exceptional safety, quality, cost, programme, sustainability, and project compliance standards.
  • You will possess technical expertise in local Health and Safety rules and regulations relevant to project portfolio.
  • You will champion a diverse and inclusive working environment and understand the importance of the wellbeing of the people you manage.
  • Contributes to establishing and maintaining Health, Safety and Wellbeing culture onsite.
Client focus - Deliver on our promise:
  • You will work as part of the senior construction delivery team, taking direction from Construction Lead and Project senior leadership team, providing guidance to wider team.
  • You will build relationships to manage and influence senior stakeholders, both internally and externally.
  • You will build a strong working relationship with your clients and support the construction lead in turning the client's vision into a deliverable onsite plan.
  • Promotes and drives the businesses priorities through Construction to Production, Digital & Data and responsible business.
  • Supports Managers in leading focused forecast Lookahead meetings, providing authority and guidance where required.
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with Client and Design CMT, knowing QA process to final sign-off.
Integrity - Always do the right thing:
  • You will work to ensure that budgets and other operations are fiscally and ethically viable and meet organisational and legislative compliance obligations.
  • You will support the Senior Construction Delivery Team in influencing the long-term development of strategy for a function or Business Unit (BU), creating a sustainable business future.
  • You will commit to making a positive impact for our people, our clients, and our planet, and take ownership for holding others to account who do not uphold the Mace values.
Create opportunity for our people to excel:
  • You will support Managers and other junior members of your project team and provide an environment to share knowledge and experience.
  • You will actively network, innovate, and seek understanding of best practice, utilising the full depth of knowledge of Mace Group, the Centres of Excellence, Mace Way Control Centre and Knowledge Hub.
  • You will provide technical expertise and support to Delivery Teams, creating a culture of ownership, promoting roles and responsibilities.
  • Provides comprehensive technical expertise and understanding of Mace onsite Standards for each part of the Project, where to find them, and responsible for implementation.
  • Identifies and implements continuous improvement and plans, identifies key business improvements.
You'll need to have:

  • Trade or Degree Background
  • Ideally based in Cebu
  • Detailed knowledge of Construction methodology, process and inherent safety involved.
  • Detailed knowledge of digital platforms and how to implement onsite.
  • Detailed knowledge of Mace Standards, where to find them, and how to implement them.
  • Proven experience in managing multiple large packages of work.
  • Planning and budget management experience.
  • Open, with strong empathetic communication skills.
  • Aware of industry technology and advances.
  • Sound technical expertise in HSE regulations.
You'll also have:
  • Construction management expertise.
  • Developing commercial and financial acumen.
  • Experience leading parts of construction projects within large, diverse teams.
  • Experience of building relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of how carbon and sustainability considerations will shape the outlook of the projects you are working on.
  • Completed Apprenticeship (or equivalent).
  • Relevant NVQ or HNC (Or equivalent).
  • Experience in a site based Managerial role (or equivalent).
  • SMSTS and Managerial / Professional CSCS Card.
  • (Site Management Safety Training Scheme). (Construction Skills Certificate Scheme).
  • Open and approachable, able to recognise and adapt approach to get results.
  • Mentors and develops individuals, sharing knowledge and experience.
Mace is an inclusive employer and welcomes interest from a diverse range of candidates. Even if you feel you do not fulfil all the criteria, please apply as you may still be the best candidate for this role or another role within our organization.
We are also open to discussing part time, flexible, and hybrid working options if suitable within the role.
Apply now for a confidential discussion.



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Since day one, we have relentlessly pursued a better way. Our purpose - to redefine the boundaries of ambition - is the reason we do it. We are global experts in shaping and making the built environment. We support clients at every stage of the property lifecycle, from development and consultancy to construction and operations. You can see our impact everywhere: from skylines that form cities around the world to the infrastructure that communities depend on to live, work and play. Together, it all works towards our vision: leading the way to a more connected, resilient and sustainable world. Today, we remain a privately owned business that has grown organically across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East and North Africa, the Americas, Sub Saharan Africa and Asia Pacific. The driving force behind our success is our people who, with their collective expertise, push us to think differently and bravely lead the way. Our culture respects equality, values diversity and encourages individuality - accepting and appreciating all views and beliefs and providing an environment for ideas to come alive. We welcome everyone who shares the Mace values, regardless of background, culture, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or sexual orientation. Drawing on a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, experience and expertise to challenge convention is our strength. It's the reason why we continue to grow and it's the secret to how we've built some of the world's most renowned buildings. Should you need to discuss any reasonable adjustments or require guidance about our recruitment process, please contact to speak to a member of our team.You can read our diversity and inclusion strategy here .

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