The Project Manager is responsible for the successful design and planning of facilities projects, including mechanical, electrical, civil, industrial, and architectural applications; and for the associated administrative and budgetary control responsibilities; and the planning, organizing, and coordination of resources, implementing, directing, and control of these projects. Must have exceptional organizational, analytical, and problem-solving. Must be able to lead a team and/or mentor less experienced team members.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES
Assists with group direction through performing routine tasks and activities and establishes processes, methods, and systems.
Proactively manages project-related issues on an account or assigned project as necessary for each project.
Develop scope and schedule project reports and manage the development of drawings for clients, property/facility management team, design and development and construction phases for assigned projects.
Ensure success in initiation, planning, execution, and close of all projects against agreed targets.
Maintain high qualitative and quantitative work performance standards and maintain accurate and consistent electronic files.
Prepare agendas and meeting materials, lead meetings, and develop and maintain master project budgets and timelines as required for each project and project phase to ensure overall project objectives and client needs are met.
Support the project implementation and execution through the completion of construction. Works with owner team on operational readiness plans
Advise and obtain necessary approvals from the management of potential organizational changes, actions requiring additional commitments, and the need for expenditures over the approved budget.
Coordinate and track all vendor RFQ's and RFP's.
Proactively manage project-related risks and issues.
Review all change orders and other invoices associated with the project and confer with client, all project
Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, Business Administration or related field.
5 or more years of related experience.
Solid project management skills and a demonstrated understanding of project management business. Experience in client relations, client management, and consulting.
Autonomously able to manage a complete project from onset through completion. Read and understand construction specifications and blueprints. Ability to read and interpret architectural/engineering drawings. Prepare and track master project budgets. Highly organized with the ability to identify and manage multiple priorities at once. Understanding of technical requirements for various project types. Experience within the construction industry required.
Cushman & Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.
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