Construction Project Manager

Reference Number: 503
Location: Charleston, South Carolina, United States

Management Recruiters® of the Lowcountry, LLC. Charleston, SC 29412 843-628-5021 tom@mrlowcountry.com Construction Project Manager Essential Duties and Responsibilities The Project Manager is responsible for overall project planning and scheduling, resource allocation, project accounting, and control, while providing technical direction and ensuring compliance with quality standards. Additionally, this position has responsibilities that will span a broad spectrum including: Project Planning, Cost Management, Time Management, Quality Management, Contract Administration, and Safety Management. The Project Manager prepares status reports and works to ensure plans adhere to contract specifications. Strong interpersonal and communication skills will be essential since this Project Manager will work closely with Project Owners, Vendors, Subcontractors, Project Estimators, and Accounting. Responsibilities Manage all aspects of the project during the construction phase including contractual, planning and budget management. Provide strong leadership and guidance to field and site superintendents; Develop and maintain positive working relationship with the project owners, architects, engineers, clients and others to ensure overall client satisfaction; Initiate and maintain liaison with client/owner/and A/E contracts, to facilitate construction activities; Lead and manage various project teams including superintendents, project coordinators, subcontractors and others to ensure all work is completed on time, with budget and in accordance with development and contract agreements; Prepare and submit weekly progress reports including photos, prepare for and attend weekly conference calls Coordinate and obtain necessary permits required for commencement of construction, review design documents for conflicts and completeness and participate in developing/ negotiating contract agreements with clients. Manage and administer the Construction Phase of the project including reviewing, analyzing and executing Bid Analysis, monitor submittal review and process and monitor Request for Information review and process; Monitor contractor performance; insure adherence to terms and conditions of agreements Review bid documents and assists with bidder solicitation activities Qualifications & Experience Commercial construction 5+ years Bachelor’s Degree a plus Must have a valid driver’s license Seeking strong attention to detail and excellent time management skills to ensure all established deadlines are met Polished communicator and company representative to the Client Ability to read and understand contracts, plans and specs Ability to understand, reconcile, review AIA requisitions, project budget and schedules Due to significant electronic reporting, tech savvy is critical! Self-motivated, Time management skills Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite & Ability to use Sage/Timberline Program Must be able to multi-task; prioritize with minimal supervision Work Environment Ability to work in an office in a fast-paced environment with variable working hours Enjoy various challenges with a multitasked position from project start to close out Ideal candidate will have the desire, ability, and ambition to succeed with each project
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