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Senior Project Manager

  • Location:

    Manhattan, New York

  • Sector:

    Construction & Development

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$140000.00 - US$180000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062024-82021_1718634254

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Senior Construction Project Manager - Affordable Housing - Manhattan, NY

$140,000-$180,000 Base Salary + Benefits

Our client is a well-established General Contractor specializing in Affordable Housing Multi-family projects in Manhattan, NY. They are looking to add a talented Project Manager to the Construction team.

The role:

  • Oversee Multi-Family Construction projects, including financial, legal and liability, schedules, risk examination and special issues.

  • Initiate meetings with owners and subcontractors to get a better understanding of project status and complications.

  • Manage all projects from concept to completion overseeing project team to ensure they be held to a high standard.

  • Forecast and track the amount of labor, managerial and material costs necessary to complete a project.

  • Identify progress of each project against goals, objectives, approved budgets, approved time-lines. Reports status and variances.

  • Creates action plans to meet objectives, budget and schedule.

  • Implements change management routines to assess change requests, make recommendations, secure client approvals, and issue change orders.

  • Assesses change requests to determine impacts to scope, budget, schedule, quality and risk.

  • Leads by example and models behaviors that are consistent with the company's values.

  • Assist in any other duties as assigned.


  • 8+ years of experience as a Construction Project Manager focusing on Affordable Housing projects.

  • Ability to read and understand all types of construction drawings.

  • Knowledge in MS Project, leases, contracts, and construction software.

  • Proven ability to run projects on time and on/under budget.

  • Capacity to deftly oversee multiple concurrent projects.

  • Proven track record of excellence in meeting project deliverable.

  • Experienced with Procore.

  • Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Project Management, or Construction Management preferred.

  • Commutable throughout the 5 boroughs of New York and to parts of New Jersey if needed.

Competitive Base + Benefits + Bonus

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.