Vice President, Capital Projects

Position: Vice President, Capital Projects

Location: Akwa Ibom

Salary: Negotiable

Our Client, a leading Agro/Food processing company is looking to attract a highly experienced construction professional and/or engineer (civil, structural) to be solely responsible for quickly completing capital projects, managing project, procurement, and vendor management (parts, construction firms, etc.)

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide strategic liaison with the CTO on matters related to the project management, construction, and optimization of capital projects, generally factories and the Organization’s agro/food pre-processing technology.
  • Detailed knowledge of the construction timeline and, in cooperation with the contractor, plan to ensure that information, materials and equipment are delivered ahead of time to avoid any delays.
  • Oversee, with commissioning team and Operations team, the installation of new equipment


  • ​Professional engineer with extensive independent drafting and planning, ideally with AutoCAD technologies. Ideally employed by a private equity-backed firm or other fast-paced business environments
  • Analytical/Modeling Capability: ​ Exceptional ability to plan projects (Gant charts, Excel, etc.)
  • Dependency Mitigation: ​Anticipates and mitigate bottlenecks; ​mindset of delays being unacceptable
  • Zero Defect, Analytical Tactician: ​Instinctive financial modeler, quick estimator, error-free analyzer
  • Strategist: ​Fully grasps Firm priorities and is a leading contributor to strategic optimizations

Please send CV in WORD FORMAT to cv@fmcgsearch.comwith subject “VP Projects” if you meet the requirements above and you will be contacted shortly after.

Job Category: Manufacturing and Operations
Job Location: Akwa Ibom Nigeria

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