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Senior Construction Project Manager - Wood Frame Multifamily

  • Location:

    Trenton, New Jersey

  • Sector:

    Construction, Engineering & Design

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$125000.00 - US$175000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062022-77269_1655394800

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Senior Project Manager - Wood Frame Multifamily Construction

Leading Regional Real Estate Developer specializing in luxury multifamily properties is looking to add to it's in-house Construction team.

The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for the execution of construction activities for successful project completion, overseeing the construction of high-end residential communities to ensure cost, schedule, and quality standards are met.


  • Manage project scheduling and contract negotiations
  • Participate in the planning process by providing budget information to property developers
  • Develop and analyze bids, pre-qualify contractors, and award project to selected contractors
  • Responsible for meeting financial, budget, and forecasting objectives and requirements
  • Establish and monitor construction schedule, track, and monitor construction progress through site reports
  • Perform on-site inspections to ensure standards are being met and construction is adhering to specifications
  • Ensure project costs are aligned with approved budgets, process contractor invoices and change order requests
  • Lead projects to timely completion within scope and budget projections, and obtain certificate of occupancy
  • Function as a proactive liaison between various on-site teams, third party groups, and corporate departments, supporting effective communication between all stakeholders
  • Hire, manage, and direct internal teams of Project Engineers, Project Managers, and Superintendents


  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Civil Engineering, or related field
  • 10+ years experience in Construction or related field
  • 5+ years experience in Residential Construction Project Management
  • 5+ years experience managing others
  • Proficiency in construction related software: Procore, MS Project, Excel
  • Strong knowledge of building codes, municipal permitting, and regulations
  • Capable of managing multiple projects under time constraints
  • Excellent verbal and written communications