Preconstruction Manager - Top ENR Contractor- Ellicott City, MD

Ellicott City, Maryland Permanent USD120,000 - USD170,000 per year
  • Manage and lead a team on large scale projects up to $150M+ !
  • Extremely competitive base pay, car allowance, bonus potential & more!

About Our Client

Our client is a renowned and leading general contracting firm with an impressive portfolio of unique commerical projects with expertise in various sectors, including Restaurants, Retail, Hospitality, Grocery, Fitness, Health care, Banks, and high-end interior renovations. They pride themselves on committment to excellence, client satisfaction, and fostering a collaborative work environment.

Job Description

The Preconstruction Manager - Top ENR Contractor- Ellicott City, MD will be responsible for:

  • Accountable for Preconstruction deliverables for complex mega projects or portfolio of large projects, including but not limited to Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) and Lump Sum bids.
  • Collaborate with Operations on Project Schedule, Logistics, Safety, Constructability Reviews, General Conditions and General Requirements.
  • Lead development, review and approve Assumptions and Clarifications.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with clients, architects, design community, and trade partners to enhance future business development opportunities.
  • Collaborate with Procurement regarding Preconstruction estimates.
  • Participate in hiring process, onboard and deliver timely performance feedback for direct reports, execute/contribute to performance appraisals during annual performance cycle, utilize talent management systems, and identify appropriate training to help with development needs.
  • Lead development and monitor Preconstruction budget for projects, with focus on Preconstruction recoveries, including invoicing, and provide monthly financial updates or as requested.
  • Lead review meetings with owners, architects, and engineers related to Preconstruction phase.
  • Oversee and/or prepare comparison analysis to previous estimates and develop clear and concise messages to explain variances for each project stakeholder.
  • Lead Preconstruction Quality Control (QC) processes and develop standards for scope and estimate reviews.
  • Identify opportunities to drive improvement within preconstruction process by using Virtual Design and Construction (VDC), Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) and other process enhancements.
  • Coordinate with Operations Lead to support Launch Matrix preparation, scheduling evaluating, executing, and managing meetings for each estimate milestone

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

The Preconstruction Manager - Top ENR Contractor- Ellicott City, MD will have:

  • Bachelor's Degree from accredited degree program in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management, or related field, and minimum of 12 years of Building Construction experience required, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Experience with variety of building construction types
  • Thorough understanding of drawings and specifications, general contract and subcontract documents, materials, means and methods
  • Thorough knowledge of construction cost, scheduling, estimating, purchasing and engineering principles and techniques, and accounting principles
  • Extensive client relationships that generate leads and sales opportunities
  • Extensive knowledge of regional market, competition, and industry trends
  • Extensive experience analyzing estimating documents
  • Advanced project management skills, able to manage high volumes of work and ability to move projects forward in a complex environment in a timely manner
  • Extensive management experience required, and coach and mentor others, observe performance, identify areas of development, and effectively provide performance feedback
  • Seasoned negotiation skills
  • Executive level presentation skills, anticipates needs of audience, and tailors communications appropriately

What's on Offer

The Preconstruction Manager - Top ENR Contractor- Ellicott City, MD will receive:

  • Above market base salary (based on experience)
  • Bonus potential
  • Outstanding staff rewards program
  • 3-4 weeks PTO
  • 13 paid holidays
  • Hybrid flexibility 1-2 days work from home
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