Harbinger Network Published: June 2, 2017
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Business Development Manager

As a Project Manager in the construction industry you know that you are valued as much for your people skills as for your technical abilities. As the company representative in charge of a project, you are responsible for time, cost and the overall progress of a project. You are equally comfortable in the office or on-site and foster harmonious relations between the client, on-site staff and design consultants. You assist senior management in selecting projects and once selected, you control projects through establishment of budgets, time lines and progress reports. Your excellent communication and negotiating skills serve you well in hiring sub-contractors and ensuring the work can be done cost effectively within the scope of the project. If you fit this description or are working towards getting there, check out opportunities from Harbinger Network like the one below.

Harbinger Network Inc. is currently working with a General Contractor in the Lower Mainland BC area and we are in search for a qualified individual to take on a Director of Construction and Business Development Role. This individual will be tasked with developing business by using their already strong business contacts within the Vancouver Marketplace. Our client is looking for someone who has a wealth of experience in large concrete commercial base building projects from the pre-construction side and has experience estimating these types of projects. The ideal candidate has a strong reputation within the industry built on Integrity, Honesty, Strong Leadership and Entrepreneurial vision which are all key attributes in this role as you will be tasked with growing a division of this company. The reputation of this company is built on long-term relationships based on client satisfaction, candid and open communication and getting the job done on time and on budget. If you are an individual who is looking to grow your career with a long standing and reputable General Contractor in the Canadian Construction market this may be the opportunity for you.


Build account portfolio by using current industry contacts to gain new business opportunities.

Plan, organize and manage daily operations of multiple projects at once.

Monitor construction schedules and project progress to ensure scheduling needs are met.

Must have the ability to read and interpret architectural drawings

Ensure safety regulations and measures are being followed and maintained on site.

Must be able to maintain positive relationships and provide direction for estimating team, architects, clients, etc.

Must be able to project budgets and monitor budget adjustments to ensure client’s needs are met.

Main Requirements:

20 years of construction experience with at least 10 years at a Supervisory level

Construction/Engineering related diploma/degree

Contract negotiation/management skills

A strong safety record

Sound technical skills

Current Account Portfolio in the Vancouver Area.

Contact Harbinger Network:

Harbinger Network Inc. is recognized by construction professionals across Canada for working in partnership with them to effectively meet their career objectives with the best companies across the country. To apply for the position of Project Manager in confidence, please include a project list along with your resume and contact:

Oliver Lau, Construction Recruitment Advisor ICI Specialist-Alberta

Contact phone number: 403-775-9908

Contact email address: oliver@harbingernetwork.ca

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