Key Client Engineer - Geotechnical - Nigeria

Alphatech Resources
United Kingdom
$10k pm + See Advert
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Title: Key Client Engineer Division: Geotechnical Work Location: Nigeria Basic salary: $10,000 (dollars) per month Benefits: Tax Free, 5% Bonus, 6 Weeks Holiday, Accommodation, Vehicle & Driver Start Date: Immediate About the Client: My client wishes to appoint a professionally qualified Engineer's representative to oversee the client liaison work connected with their ongoing contracts. The candidate will also take the lead for future business development with our Key Clients in West Africa. They have a regional headquarters in Lagos, where this position will be based. However, travel throughout Africa will be required as the need arises. About the Role: - Act as the lead in providing technical and administrative support as required to individual contracts; - Be proactive in anticipating their Clients' needs and requirements; - Be innovative in assisting their Clients to overcome challenges; - Compile project reports, programmes and forecasts; - Track Client invoicing and be the first point of contact to resolve invoicing queries and payment issues. - Receive project enquiries and prepare proposals for civil infrastructure projects (mostly maritime based) as part of the engineering team; - Be expected to work hours as required for the project, typically five days / week; - Be employed for an initial probation period of three months, which may be extended under certain circumstances. After this, three months' notice from either party will be necessary to terminate the contract. The successful candidate is likely to be chartered with 7-10 years' experience in a maritime related field. The candidate will be expected to have maritime infrastructure experience, or as project manager in a maritime related field. Experience of working internationally, particularly in Nigeria and West Africa, would be an advantage and liaising with Clients at a senior level is essential. The Key Client representative will report directly to the Regional Director, who is based in Lagos Please only apply if you have relevant experience PLEASE INCLUDE A CURRENT PICTURE OF YOURSELF WITH YOUR APPLICATION
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