Commercial Manager (Construction)

Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd| Date Posted: 15-May-2020
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Job Nature:
'N' Levels / 'O' Levels, ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, 'A' Levels, Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description


Summary of Job Responsibilities

Preferred applicants will have at least 10 years’ experience in the construction industry as a Cost Control Manager or Senior Quantity Surveyor, preferably with experience in Singapore. They must have strong communication skills, attention to detail and a solid understanding of Development Finance and Construction Accounting practices

Job Responsibilities

The Commercial Manager will have responsibility to deliver the designated project area or discipline within an approved budget and to ensure the project meets the financial objectives of Marina Bay Sands.

Specific Tasks:

  • Administer the Development cost reporting system. Overseeing the tracking of budgets, commitments and change on all projects
  • Liaising and interfacing with other disciplines such as Design, Project Management and Construction to ensure that the most up to date information is being reported and tracked
  • Liaise with Accounting and Finance for cost control system updates
  • Prepare and review all cost reports before issue to Senior Management and Corporate
  • Participate in Risk Management workshops
  • Preparing and managing cash flow projections
  • Monitor and advise Senior Management on the expenditure of project contingencies
  • Assist with the preparation of project funding requests. Liaison with Senior Management and Corporate
  • Undertake ad hoc commercial responsibilities as required and directed by the Commercial Director
  • Prepare and analyse job cost data for use on future projects
  • Perform all aspects of Construction Contract Administration


Education & Certification

  • Tertiary Degree in a Construction/Building/Quantity Surveying related field


  • Minimum 10 years working experience in relevant positions and preferably (but not necessarily) with a track record of working in Singapore
  • Qualification or Membership of Industry Professional bodies are desirable but not a necessity


  • Self-motivated, good working attitude with a high level of personal professionalism and integrity
  • High degree of initiative and independence with strong analytical skills
  • Proven ability to work within a team essential
  • Ability to communicate and interact with senior management and the project team at all levels