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Head of Construction / FM Retail Benelux

Solid Recruitment


9 april 2021


Soort functie: Constructie Manager | Werkervaring: Meer dan 5 jaar | Fulltime


Our client is a successful European retail company. 

About the position:

Head of Construction / FM steers and controls country-specific execution of property projects based on the guidance from Head of Construction / FM International. Responsibility for performing project management and technical project development from design to handover acceptance. Futhermore, you are responsible for performing Facility Management activities and sufficient data processing within corporate tools, investment management from budget to actuals. 

Key Activities:

  • Leading design, tender and execution process alongside defined strategic location targets and approved/budgeted projects
  • Ensures Contract Mangement and invoince control Construction / FM
  • Support development of real estate strategy in close cooperation with corporate property management / country management
  • Support and follow-up on FM related issues in the stores and other properties
  • Coordination of permit/approval procedures such as building permit
  • Coordination of all legal support concerning construction/FM topics with Legal department 
  • Corodination of security & safety measures concerning construction/FM topics with Safety & Security department

Qualifications & Practical Knowledge:


  • Bachelor or Master or professional education in architecture, civil engineering or construction related profession (e.g. mechanical, electrical education)
  • Minimum of 10 years work experience in constructiono/FM business, preferably focused on the retail sector
  • Leadership experience property organization
  • Fluent in Dutch and English. Any other language is beneficial

Functional Skills:



  • Technical skills
  • Project management skills
  • Commercial & financial understanding
  • Good understanding of the core business
  • Result-oriented
  • Flexibility / willingness to travel
  • Perseverance & performance oriented
  • People management skills
  • Team work
  • Effective communication
  • Very good language skills





If you are interested in this position please send your application (in English) to Martijn van der Wal ( and for questions you can contact Martijn via +31 (0)6 28 20 17 74. 

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