Development Project Manager- Naperville

Chicago Permanent USD70,000 - USD100,000
  • Opportunity for someone from GC world to make jump to developer
  • Flexible work options

About Our Client

Our client is both a developer and general contractor located in Naperville. Despite Covid, they are coming off their best year and are rapidly growing. They do ground commercial and retail construction projects around the Chicagoland area. They are looking for an experienced project manager who has a strong understanding of construction to join the team. Our client has a very unique culture- they have flexible work options and a provide a good work life balance. A few of their Project Mangers work 3-4 days at home. Our client is looking for someone with general contracting experience, but they can come from a construction, engineering, or architectural background.

Job Description

  • The Project Manager is responsible for scheduling, oversight of construction and communication with project team. Other responsibilities Responsible for managing and directing the project team by providing the communication, coordination and follow-up necessary to meet project goals and objectives.
  • Maintains ongoing training and mentoring of project team.
  • Directly responsible to senior management.
  • Provides ongoing project information and project reviews as required by management.
  • Coordinates training and compliance measures to ensure project procedures are followed.
  • Ensures scope of work, schedule and budget are clearly defined and understood by senior management and all project participants, including the client.
  • Determines controls and maintains overall project and discipline schedules and budgets.
  • Tracks schedule and budget progress with project milestones and takes all action necessary to keep project on track.
  • Identifies and secures necessary approvals for all changes in project scope, budget and/or schedule.
  • Maintains ongoing communication with client, planning as necessary to comply with client's needs within contractual obligations, or just adjusting project deliverable to meet the client and stakeholders needs.

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

  • Bachelors Degree preferred but not necessary
  • 3-7 years of successful completion of construction projects as a Project Manager
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, Prolog
  • Ability to interpret construction documents
  • A strong knowledge of construction industry laws, contracts, finances, insurance claims avoidance, and liability aspects
  • Knowledge of construction engineering principals: methods, schedules, estimating, materials, and sequencing

What's on Offer

  • $90K - $120K
  • Bonus Potential Based on Profit of Projects (Ex. $300K/year is 6%, up to 10%)
  • Strong work/life balance and great team-oriented environment
  • 20 PTO Days, 10 Paid Holidays with Summer Fridays
  • 401(k) with 5% company match
  • Company outings
  • Great compensation package
  • Sabbatical program
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