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Preconstruction Manager

  • Location:

    New Jersey, North America

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$120000.00 - US$160000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -052022-77152_1657305940

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Our client is a leading Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), specializing in the management of high-quality multifamily apartments. They are seeking to add an experienced Preconstruction Manager to their team to support their growing project scope within Central New Jersey. To be considered for the Preconstruction Manager position, you must be able to meet the following criteria:


  • Implement preconstruction best practices and policies,
  • Evaluate contractor bids, guaranteeing they fall within budget guidelines and project scope
  • Work knowledge of building construction and site development
  • Create and deliver group presentations on function-related subject matter and writes reports in a clear, concise form
  • Analyze bid documents and understands risk and opportunities and articulates those to management & project team
  • Support to construction project managers during contractor bidding and buyout negotiations

The person

  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering or related field OR equivalent experience
  • At least 5 years of residential construction cost estimating OR related experience
  • Manages multiple tasks, projects, and demands when working in both a team-based, collaborative environment and independently
  • Ability to convert measurements when reviewing blueprints and floor plans
  • Familiarity with On-Screen Takeoff and Timberline, or experience with similar software


  • Competitive base salary + benefits