Project Manager- Commercial- Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD85,000 - USD120,000
  • Extensive opportunity for growth
  • Ample benefits package

About Our Client

Our client is a over 90 year old family and management-owned firm that is focused primarily on the greater Chicago metro area. This firm specializes in commercial construction with projects including health care, hospitality, education, multi-family, luxury, retail, and office spaces. Our clients unique business model and values based approach ensures their leaders are actively engaged, their employees build long terms careers, and they foster trader partner relationships that drive customer value.

Job Description

* Develop and strengthen client relationship.
* Accurately estimates projects from conceptual through construction documents.
* Responsible for overall budgeting / bidding activities on projects.
* Provide initial schedule for estimating and bidding purpose. Assist superintendent with detailed construction scheduling as necessary.
* Negotiate, award, write and enforce contracts.
* Review with superintendent project costs to ensure project is kept within budget.
* Ensure compliance with bond and insurance requirements.
* Maintain subcontractor relationships. Assist with conflict resolution.
* Work with superintendent on job site logistics and schedule.
* Coordinate office support as required for project needs.
* Coordinate all close-out activities on a timely basis.
* Perform additional assignments per client or management direction.

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

* Four-year construction-related degree or equivalent
* Extensive (4-10 years) experience/knowledge of construction, design, finance, and staff management.
* Must be able to apply innovative and effective management techniques to maximize employee performance.
* Thorough understanding of corporate and industry practices, processes, standards, etc. and their impact on project activities.
* Superior communication and interpersonal (tact, diplomacy, influence, etc.) skills essential.

What's on Offer

  • 401k with company match component
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Commuter benefits
  • Pet insurance
  • PTO
  • Parental leave
  • Flexible summer hours
  • Company outings
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