Permitting Manager

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Full Time
Functional Expertise
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Job Description

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Permitting Manager Singapore 12 Month contract possible extension to 36 months

Location:            Singapore

Start Date:            ASAP

Contract:            12 month contract (possibly be extended up to 36 months)


The Company

One of the worlds leding property and infrastructure groups.Delivering iconic and award-winning projects.

Role & Reponsibilities

  • Be the primary point of contact for all matter related to permitting on the project
  • Accountable for successful and timely approval of all regulatory workflows on the project including pre-consultations.
  • Advise Client and company management on progres of permitting activities
  • Responsible for scoping, procuring and managing all permitting-related consultants on the project
  • Provide input to the Planning team on all permitting activities and durations for preparation of the integrated Project Schedule
  • Manage the Authoritiespre-consultation, waiver application, development control and building pla approval process as well as inspections for occupancy permit approvals
  • Ensure authority approvals and permits for temporary works occur to support the project timelines
  • Coordinate discussions with utilities services providers and manage the application approvl process for all utilities that may be required on the project
  • Support the Design Manager to ensure processes are in place for design deliverables to be code-compliant
  • Promote adoption of permitting outcome that supports pragmatic and cost-efficient construction methodologies
  • Ensure best practice is implemented in the management of permitting documents and records
  • Interface regularly with the design, procurement and construction teams

Candidate Requirements

  • Recognised Degree in Building, Engineering (Chemical, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical), Architecture or related disciplines
  • Min. 10 years of experience in a design consultancy, project management or EPCM firm
  • Experience in life sciences industry will be beneficial but is not essential
  • Experience on large-scale Greenfield developments and working with multi-cultural international teams.
  • Strong Understanding of Singapore permitting process and familiarity with codes & regulations.
  • Planning, organising and analytical skills with tha ability to mnage competing priorities and work effectivelyon tight deadlines