Project Manager

Evanston, Illinois Permanent USD110,000 - USD135,000 per year
  • Join a progressive team that has a great work/life balance - WFH Capabilities
  • Be a leader in a growing general contractor. Director Potential

About Our Client

This general contractor has a diverse project portfolio. They have a strong client repetition which is a key aspect to their business and annual revenue. Our reputable client puts their employees first by providing a work/life balance as well as half-day Fridays. Their structure is based more off of self-perform than hierarchy, which allows each individual to be seen, and rewarded for their hard work.

Job Description

  • Manage client expectations, queries and project information flow
  • Timely final subcontractor reconciliation and billing, punchlist and all final closeout
  • Participate in developing best practices in project management and implement by leading by example
  • Develop detailed construction budgets
  • Develop construction schedules including milestones, duration's and dependencies
  • Oversee progress relative to contract construction schedule
  • Schedule and document required government inspections during construction
  • Communicate daily with owners, tenant reps, construction managers, superintendents and project coordinators
  • Manage multiple projects as primary liaison with client
  • Review original estimates and analyze total proposal packages, proactive pre-job planning including: design development, conceptual estimating, scheduling, bidding, buyout, contracts, project team communications and team building
  • Timely handling of client and subcontractor issues, RFIs, change orders, pay applications, monthly cost analysis and reporting
  • Resolve any project issues identified in monthly meetings

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction or Civil Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience of project management experience
  • Efficient in high-level software experience
  • Strong interpersonal communication
  • Strong attention and accuracy to detail
  • Ability to work alongside others
  • Strong work ethic
  • Client-facing
  • Multi-tasking with a sense of urgency while maintaining strong attention to detail and accuracy is crucial

What's on Offer

  • Salary that matches experience up to $135k
  • Bonus potential
  • Healthcare plan
  • Phone allowance
  • Laptop allowance
  • 401k match
  • 3 weeks+ PTO
  • Maternity and Paternity leave
  • Standard Holidays
  • Company Outings
  • Work from home capabilities
Sydney Kowalski
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Sydney Kowalski
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