Construction Manager to CapMan Real Estate

CapMan Real Estate Denmark invests in office, residential and retail projects primarily in Copenhagen and Aarhus. Our projects include refurbishment, conversion and new built projects. We are continuing our growth on the Danish market and to strengthen our team we are now looking for an experienced Construction Manager for our acquired properties.

In this role you would, from the start, be part of our ongoing projects which include major refurbishment properties within the Copenhagen area. Later on, there will be a great opportunity to work on new projects, which can include office, retail and residential projects.

The role

As a Construction Manager you are responsible to plan construction projects and oversee their progress along the way in a timely and cost-effective manner. You will be responsible for budgeting, organization, implementation and scheduling of the projects. You'll work closely with architects, surveyors and other building professionals within the industry.

Your responsibilities more specifically:

  • You are involved from the beginning - ask the right questions in due time - and enter into relevant agreements, participate in project and construction meetings, take care of project progress with contractors and advisers from the sketch project, during planning and during execution.
  • Your construction technical insight ensures buildable and recognized technical solutions as well as good furnishings and correct choice of materials.
  • You draw up the construction budget, calculate and ensure ongoing financial follow-up.
  • You master the dialogue with authorities and ensure that the project complies with the local plan and building permit.
  • You are also the one who receives the construction, reviews the as-built and operating manuals to ensure a smooth transition from contractor to administration/operation and handover to the tenant. You focus on commissioning permission, handling defects and 1- & 5-year review.

What we expect from you

To be successful in this role we believe that the following qualifications are essential:

  • Experience and equivalent background as a building designer (“bygningskonstruktør”) or engineer and preferably experience as a craftsman (“håndværker”).
  • Ability to see the big picture as well as pay attention to detail.
  • Knowledge and experience from recognized IT solutions such as Byggeweb and DALUX.
  • You are interested to learn more about sustainability practices and implement CapMan's ESG strategy in the projects.
  • Strong communication skills - for liaising with a range of stakeholders.
  • Excellent time and project management skills.
  • Fluent Danish both verbally and in writing. English is seen as an advantage.

What´s in it for you

We offer you a unique opportunity to work in an exciting industry with great colleagues and a low hierarchy culture at our offices located in the heart of Copenhagen. You will be an integral member of our international team in a dynamic professional organisation and entrepreneurial company environment. We are a group of ambitious professionals, and we work hard to get results. We take our job seriously, but do not forget to have fun while doing it. Through our supportive team spirit and leadership, we let people grow and show their talent.


If you recognize yourself, please submit your application in English or Danish, including your CV and a short cover letter by March 26th through the application link. We will start reviewing and interviewing candidates already during the application process.

For more information about the recruitment process or the position, please do not hesitate to contact Partner Peter Gill at +45 20 43 55 63 or 

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Employment type: Permanent


  • Phone benefit and modern tools
  • Lunch benefit
  • Comprehensive healthcare and insurances
  • Flexible worktime and possibility to work remotely
  • Central location in the heart of the city


CapMan Real Estate executes both value add and stable income-focused investment strategies across all major property sectors in Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway. The team’s active value-add funds seek to acquire transitional properties in the most liquid Nordic markets where an asset can be enhanced by active rental and cost management, investments in redevelopment, change of use, or repositioning. The funds and mandates targeting stable income generation seek well-located, high-quality investments that generate attractive risk-adjusted returns for our investors across market cycles. 

CapMan Real Estate is part of CapMan Group, a leading Nordic private asset expert with an active approach to value creation and approx. €5 billion in assets under management. CapMan’s objective is to provide attractive returns and innovative solutions to investors. We are dedicated to set science-based targets to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions in line with the Paris Agreement. We have a broad presence in the unlisted market through our local and specialised teams. Our investment strategies cover minority and majority investments in portfolio companies and real estate, and infrastructure assets. We also provide wealth management solutions. Our service business includes procurement and analysis, reporting and back office services. Altogether, CapMan employs approximately 190 professionals in Helsinki, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Oslo, London and Luxembourg. We are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki since 2001. 

Location: Regnbuepladsen 7, 3rd fl, 1551 Copenhagen V

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