Construction Manager - Hospitality Construction (Developer)

Atlanta, Georgia Permanent USD120,000 - USD145,000 per year
  • Opportunity to work for a leading ATL based developer
  • Long-term stability in the development space

About Our Client

Client is a leading developer in the hospitality industry with over 30 years of experience working for elite brands. They have a strong reputation and have been voted one of the top real estate investment firms in the industry.

Job Description


  • Participate as team member in pre-development and pre-construction activities for hotel projects. Develop Request for Proposals (RFPs) and analyze responses from consultants, contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers of equipment and services. Help negotiate all necessary contracts with a clear focus on the business impact. Administer contracts throughout process.
  • Develop comprehensive project schedules, including interface of owner, operator, consultants, contractors, suppliers and governmental agencies and departments. Develop design priority lists and conduct design coordination meetings between client and designers. Develop construction priority list of all project components, and conduct construction coordination meetings between owner, operator, designers, and contractors. Monitor and manage all schedules through the project.
  • Develop relationships with all governmental agencies involved with the project. Keep appropriate agencies informed as necessary during project progress. Provide plans and specs to lenders and follow up to resolve discrepancies as noted. Collect required documents from designers and contractors for lenders. Provide job progress status reports, monitor insurance policies, and implement punch list procedures. Monitor the issuance of RFI's and Change Order Requests with respect to impact on project schedule and budget.
  • Be completely knowledgeable of the Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment (FF&E) design, purchasing and installation process. Develop line-item budget, cost control, and schedule prior to purchase, delivery, and installation. Work closely with hotel operators and their personnel to maintain budget and schedule as hotel moves towards opening. Monitor the progress of suppliers and intercept delays or potential problems before they reach critical junctions.

Budget /Quality Control

  • Participate in the development of project budgets, including design fees, costs of general construction, utilities, site work, landscaping, surveys, permits, testing, insurance, legal, FF&E and contingency. Establish cost control procedures, monitor all costs, and provide monthly budget status reports.
  • Review and approve invoices and applications for payments. Approve issuance of design changes and RFPs prior to release. Receive, review, and negotiate all change orders with input from appropriate contractors and consultants.
  • Help establish quality control procedures for the project, monitor the inspection process and review all reports. Maintain knowledge of the requirements of government agencies involved in project.
  • Conduct job site meetings and inspect construction progress as necessary.
  • Assist Director of Pre-development with pre-development studies for future projects. Participate in planning sessions with other team members.
  • Assist Development team leadership in analysis of initiatives, product options, means and methods, cost comparisons and general strategic planning.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Ground up experience required in the hotel hospitality space
  • Technical degree level education in construction or related field
  • 8+ years of experience working in the construction industry
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Stable work record
  • Knowledge in Construction Management or related field required

What's on Offer

  • Base salary: $120,000 - $145,000 + benefits
Robert Sicilia
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Job summary

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Project Manager
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Robert Sicilia
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