Vacancy Overview


Are you a Commercial Manager based in the Philippines seeking employment ? Civil Engineering Contractor awarded a Major Rail Project . Working within a Joint Venture you will form a close bond alongside the Executive Project Director & Group Commercial Manager . You will be based north of Manila ( 1  1/2 Hrs Drive ) to a remote location called Apalit. Site based you will be responsible for the contract administration , commercial management, claims & variations . 

You will manage a small team on site , hands on coordinate the day to day surveying of the job , manage risk and be the appointed wordsmith for the project!. You will be able to write a good contractual letter protecting the Joint Ventures interests . You will have EOT & Claims experience so you will be confident managing the process if needed .

The project is awarded and due to visa restrictions and Covid19 challenges in Hiring the Client has requested that only Philippines based candidates or Individuals with a 13A Residents permit apply .

Communication , management skills and attitude are absolutely key on this role . You will be working in a semi -remote environment and will be expected to think on your feet on site. You will need to have a solid commercial exposure to highways , infrastructure , rail and utilities as this is the core sectors for the business.

Please ensure you READ ALL ASPECTS of the job before applying . 

Our client are looking to appoint someone ASAP !


Minimum Requirements 

  • Must speak Fluent English
  • Western Degree Educated – Quantity Surveying
  • MRICS Desired but not essential
  • Will have experience as a Standalone no1 Commercial lead on site
  • Main Contracting Experience Essential
  • 15 Years Industry Experience – Clear Career progression up through to handling your own project .

Key Factors Needed 

  • Able to attend a Video Conference Interview or face to face interview in Manilla
  • Able to mobilize  & start employment before April 2021
  • Happy to provide References that a Director of NSR Associates can speak with
  • No issues stopping you from getting a Visa within the Philippines? Happy to provide a copy of 13A to client if requested .
  • Understand that this is a 6 day working week for a contractor – Its the nature of the environment you are relocating to.

How to Apply: Please apply directly through our website or contact Tim Clark on to learn more. Please ensure it is a word formatted CV that you attach.