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Senior Construction Project Manager

  • Location:

    Manhattan, New York

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$170000.00 - US$200000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

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  • Job ref:

    JN -012024-81101_1705507842

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A Senior Project Manager role has arisen with a well-established General Contractor, headquartered in New York City, specialized in commercial construction. Working closely with the COO & VP of Operations, this is a senior leadership and client focused position, which will assume responsibility for pre-construction and construction phase of projects which include renovation, new construction, construction infrastructure, and existing refurbishments.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Handle planning, scheduling, coordination, monitoring, and managing all phases of new construction.

  • Manage financial aspects of construction, construction documentation including fee payment, rental equipment, income/expenses, to protect company interests and maintain good relationships with clients.

  • Review amplified drawings for changes and clarifications.

  • Perform project status reviews by monitoring project schedule, submittal/RFI logs and open items.

  • Report directly to the Principal with updates.

  • Execute project delivery from initial design throughout construction phase

  • Effective client communication throughout pre construction phase, including meeting agendas and minutes

  • Assist estimating team with quantity takeoffs, scopes of work, and bidding processes

  • Collaborating across disciplines (Design, Preconstruction and Construction)

  • Contributing to the creation of a high performing, innovative team environment

  • Leading and developing high performing teams

Required Qualifications:

  • 6+ years proven track record of assuring client satisfaction.

  • 6+ years track record of delivering on-time projects.

  • 6+ years of experience maintaining or exceeding planned profit targets for projects.

  • 6+ years creating and maintaining a culture of safety.

  • 6+ years experience developing a culture of quality assurance and control.

  • 6+ years managing and developing successful teams.

  • Bachelor's Degree - Construction Management or equivalent experience and minimum 10 years prior relevant experience.

Compensation: $170,000 - $200,000

The above salary range represents Cobalt's good faith and reasonable estimate of the possible base compensation range at the time of posting and is one part of the total rewards package this client provides to employees.