Retail Construction Project Manager


Our client is a large well-established fast food chain that boasts some big names in the industry. With an international presence, this dynamic company has thousands of restaurants located all around the world, of which some are self-owned and operated and others franchised out. An exciting opportunity has arisen in their development team and they are looking to appoint an experienced Construction Project Manager to join their fast-paced Gauteng team. In this role you will not only be responsible for the delivery of new projects but will also be required to oversee the full leasing management function and portfolio optimisation of company owned stores. Duties will include, but not be limited to:

Managing lease renewals, landlord relationships and municipal compliance.
Support the Equity Development Manager in driving town planning approval processes.
Drive and project manage the execution of all new builds and remodels within the portfolio.
Support the supply chain team in supplier management, negotiations and demand planning.
Procure and grow the necessary external consulting network to deliver on equity projects and enable support to the franchise system.
Engage with franchise partners and provide advisory on tendering and procurement best practices.
To qualify for this role, you will need to have a bachelor’s degree in a related field and a minimum of 10 years’ project/construction management experience within a retail/multi-outlet industry. Registrations with relevant professional councils/institutes will be advantageous. The ideal candidate for this position will demonstrate extensive project management experience driving multiple projects at the same time and strong leasing management skills. If you meet the necessary requirements and believe this is an opportunity you will thrive in, Send us your CV in MS Word today!

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