Senior Project Manager - Top Construction Management firm

Milwaukee Permanent USD130,000 - USD145,000
  • Step into an immediate leadership role within the Milwaukee office
  • Base salary up to $135,000, choice of vehicle and top benefits

About Our Client

  • Founded in 2010, our client is an extremely established and fast growing General Contractor with two offices in Milwaukee, WI and Wausau, WI.
  • Has about 51 employees.
  • $185M in revenue - has grown $225K in the last 7 years.
  • Primary projects are large Multi-family, Historical Reno/Adaptive Re Use, Commercial and University apartments - work is normally $2M - $50M.
  • Most work in negotiated work.
  • Interested in beginning Healthcare but have nothing on the books yet.
  • Excellent team and culture - a bunch of great guys over there.
  • No Covid turn-down - are busier than pre Covid, and were able to pay all 2020 bonuses.
  • Great opportunity for growth within the company following this role.
  • Above market work/life balance.

Job Description

  • Provide leadership by using excellent verbal and written communication to manage the owner/client, architect and consultants, as well as, the project team in all phases of the work (includes developing and motivating teamwork between all parties).
  • Cost estimating and creating detailed estimates and budget break downs.
  • Phasing/site logistics planning.
  • Bid strategy development.
  • Negotiate modifications with owners, architects and subcontractors through effective contract management and thorough knowledge of contract law.
  • Effectively lead meetings to ensure the company's interests are protected while promoting relationship based service to our clients and designers.
  • Train and mentor other staff members in specific skill sets and company process.
  • Solicitation of subcontractor bids and coordination of plan distribution to ensure bid coverage.

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 preferred (preferably in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Architecture or one of that sorts).
  • True leadership experience (managing teams, performing annual reviews, client management, goal setting and achieving).
  • Not job hoppy.
  • Someone who is internally motivated to grow a company and lead initiatives.
  • Estimating experience.
  • Have experience with Cost+, negotiated work, MS Project and Procore.
  • Experience with CPM scheduling and planning.
  • Experience with larger projects up to $50M.
  • Experience bridging gap between Preconstruction and Operations.
  • Multi-family, light industrial or Education/Municipal experience.
  • Preferably local, relocation is not out of the question.
  • Has ability to estimate change orders, pay apps, etc (smaller scale) but does not need to be able to bid projects from scratch.

What's on Offer

  • Base salary up to $145K based upon experience
  • Both personal and company bonuses
  • 401K with high company match
  • Top benefits (Health, Vision, Dental)
  • Short and long term disability
  • Will cover COBRA if necessary
  • Life Insurance
  • PTO up to 3-4 weeks starting, paid company holidays and sick leave
  • Paternity and Maternity leave
  • Choice of car allowance or company vehicle
  • Equity potential
  • Excellent company culture, flexible work hours and great leadership in place
  • Company tech (iPad, laptop and cell phone)
  • Company events and trips monthly
  • Path for growth in place to PX
Mikayla Nuechterlein
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