Senior Project Manager - General Contractor - Chicago, IL

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD110,000 - USD140,000 per year
  • Opportunity to work for a leading local developer and general contractor
  • Wide range of project types available with a full backlog through end of 2025

About Our Client

Our client is one of Chicagoland's leading integrated developer general contractors. Last year they brought in over $750M worth of revenue on their various construction projects. They do everything multifamily, mixed-use and commercial, to industrial and residential projects. The Senior Project Manager will oversee a department including 5+ project managers responsible for project delivery throughout Chicagoland. They offer yearly and project based bonuses, bi-annual salary review, great insurance, 401K, car allowance, gas card and tech package. Apply now for resume review within 24 hours!

Job Description

  • Overseeing and directing construction projects from start to finish
  • Directs and supervises work of project administration staff and construction engineers, as well as works in partnership with project superintendents to establish operational priorities
  • Responsible for forecasting, tracking/reporting project costs/revenue and adherence to project estimates
  • Responsible for problem resolution involving labor disputes, staffing, construction materials, construction equipment and contracts/subcontracts administration
  • Coordinates with construction Safety Manager to ensure that projects are completed in accordance with established safety goals
  • Develop strong relationships with Superintendents, Subcontractors, and Assistant Project Managers
  • Maintain appropriate documentation through project such as RFI logs and change orders

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 Management or related field
  • 10+ years of experience in project management, ground up experience preferred
  • Experience managing mid to large scale project teams
  • Ability to run projects through full cycle time line.
  • Knowledge of skilled trades including carpentry, concrete work, masonry, site excavation, plumbing, grading, fire protection, HVAC and electrical.
  • Working knowledge of construction technology and details.
  • Must be proficient reviewing and understanding all construction documentation including drawings and specifications.
  • Excellent communication and written skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive base salary between $110,000-$130,000 (Depending on Experience)
  • Competitive bonus structure, project/profit based and annual
  • Medical insurance including dental and vision (100% coverage for individual and dependents)
  • Generous 401K structure
  • Flexible PTO program
  • Vehicle allowance and gas card
  • Company profit sharing
  • Robust career advancement opportunity
  • Company wide events
  • Company phone and laptop provided
  • DE&I Initiative
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