General Manager

General Manager

In this role you will be jointly responsible for acquiring projects and managing the process from acquisition to delivery.  Together with your team, you will present the client with the accurate offer. Follow projects closely and be the direct contact person for the client. During the process you will identity any problems at an early stage, and you are proactive in relationship management. Your goal is maintaining optimal customer satisfaction and safeguarding the progress of each project. Together with management you will strengthen the position and image of Windward Roads.

What do we expect from you?

For the position of Managing Director/ Company Manager, we are looking for a management professional with approximately 10 years work experience and a background as a project manager at a construction and/or infrastructure company or someone who has gone through all the facets of the profession. In this roll it is very important that you can participate in the discussion at a good level to be able to make the right translation regarding costs and technics. You are able maintain connections both internally and externally. In addition you have the level, the personality, and the ambition to eventually make the step to become a director.

To be eligible for this position, we require the following:

  • A Bachelors/ HBO work and thinking level
  • 10 years + work experience
  • A no nonsense mentality
  • People Manager
  • Knowledge of costs and technique
  • Strategic interlocutor for the client
  • Empathy and the ability to build long term relationships
  • Business acumen and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Strong analytical skills and
  • Financially well-grounded
  • Sense of political and market relations at the social and contracting level.
  • Knowledge of technical administration regulations (in particular, S.A.A.B, RAW, UAV and FIDIC) is beneficial.

What do we offer you?

  • A varied and challenging position
  • High degree of independence
  • An informal and open working atmosphere
  • Excellent primary and secondary employment conditions
  • Do you have the level, personality, and ambition, then there is the possibility to grow into the role of director.

WINDWARD ROADS

Windward Roads is an all-round contractor in infrastructural, civil and construction works and is part of Janssen de Jong Caribbean. We have close to 100 employees, a wide-ranging and varied machine park and our own asphalt and concrete plant. Our projects range from airports and coastal works to architectural and infrastructural works. We also provide support to our sister companies on Saba, Sint Eustatius, and Anguilla.

Are you interested?

The vision of Windward Roads stands for a reliable partner, for companies, governments and individuals with a professional and honest approach that realizes the wishes of the customer safely and satisfactorily with teamwork and pride. This with an eye for sustainability and the environment.

Send your motivational letter and CV to j.hettinga@jajo.com For more information, go to: www.jajo.com