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Managing Director

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Our client is seeking a highly experienced and dedicated Managing Director to provide strategic leadership and oversee the overall operations of their road construction business.


Location: Bangkok

This role offers an exceptional opportunity to utilise your strong background in civil engineering and extensive experience in the construction industry. The successful candidate will be responsible for driving business performance and growth, developing teams, ensuring project delivery excellence, leading in QSHE management, and maintaining strong client relationships. In this role you will:

* Provide strategic leadership for a leading road construction business
* Utilise your extensive experience in the construction industry and civil engineering background
* Drive business performance and growth while ensuring project delivery excellence

What you'll do:
As the Managing Director for our client's construction business, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of their road construction projects. Your primary responsibility will be to provide strategic leadership across all aspects of the business. You will lead a diverse team of professionals towards achieving company goals by implementing effective business strategies. Your extensive experience in managing financial performance will be crucial in overseeing P&L, budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting. Your commitment to creating a safe and inclusive work environment will foster a culture of collaboration, innovation, and operational excellence.

* Lead, direct, assist, and support construction teams to ensure deliverable processes are completed on time and within budget
* Develop and implement business strategies to achieve company goals and objectives
* Oversee day-to-day operations, including project planning, execution, and delivery
* Evaluate and identify all tasks and risks from bidding to project undertaking, implementation, and up to the final completion of the project
* Manage the company's financial performance, including P&L, budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting
* Prepare cost estimates, cost analysis, and budgets for projects with projected forecasts
* Ensure a safe and inclusive work environment while promoting collaboration, innovation, and operational excellence

What you bring:
The ideal candidate for this Managing Director role brings a wealth of experience from the construction industry along with a strong background in civil engineering. With at least 15 years of industry experience, including 8 years in a senior management role, you have a proven track record of successful project management and delivery. Your strong financial acumen and experience in budgeting and financial management will be key to driving the company's financial performance. Your excellent leadership skills, ability to develop strategic plans, and drive organisational change will be instrumental in leading the team towards achieving company goals.

* Bachelor or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Business Administration or related field
* Minimum of 15 years of experience in the construction industry with special Road construction working experience
* At least 8 years in a senior management role with proven track record of successful project management and delivery
* Strong financial acumen with experience in budgeting and financial management
* Excellent leadership skills with ability to develop strategic plans and drive organisational change
* Knowledge of industry regulations, standards, and best practices
* Experience in outsourced management
* Fluency in English

What sets this company apart:
Our client is a leader in the road construction business, known for their commitment to excellence and innovation. They offer an inclusive work environment that values diversity and fosters collaboration. Their focus on continuous improvement initiatives ensures operational efficiency and superior project outcomes. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a company that values its employees and offers opportunities for professional growth.

What's next:
Ready to take your career to new heights? Apply now!
Apply today by clicking on the link provided. We look forward to receiving your application!

Due to the high volume of applications, our team will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Robert Walters Recruitment (Thailand) Limited
Recruitment License No.: น. 1188 / 2551

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: General Mgt / Consultancy

Focus: General Management

Industry: Transport and Rail

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Executive

Language: English - Bilingual

Second Language: English - Bilingual

Third Language: English - Bilingual

Location: Bangkok Province

Job Reference: P7QBEZ-6325FE23

Date posted: 27 May 2024

Consultant: Natiya Saul

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