Associate Advisor, Project Management

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Dallas TX


We are currently looking for an Associate Project Manager to be based at the corporate headquarters of a large international client in Plano, TX. This position will report to the Cresa Senior Project Manager based in Plano and will be working directly with local client stakeholders, ultimately being responsible for the success of each project. The Associate Project Manager role assists on multiple commercial construction projects, focusing on everyday project needs such as attending and documenting meetings, providing coordination on projects, assistance in budgeting and scheduling, and conducting move/relocation management, among other tasks.


The responsibilities of the Associative Project Manager include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist project team on projects and assignments
  • Proactively manage project-related issues
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the use and application of all project management technology as required for assigned projects
  • Assist in developing scope and schedule for assigned projects
  • Assist in maintaining project financial documentation
  • Ownership of project databases and information including digital filing and tracking.
  • Document and help conduct weekly meetings
  • Maintain accurate and consistent documentation
  • Coordinate activities of owner vendors
  • Assume responsibility for projects under 20k sf with oversight by Sr PM
  • Demonstrate a proactive focus on meeting client and project requirements in a timely and cost-effective manner
  • Coordinate and track Vendor RFP’s
  • Review vendor invoices and applications for payment
  • Familiarity of Change Order process and budget management


Skills & Attributes
  • Organized and detailed-oriented with the ability to prioritize workload
  • Ability to multi-task working within a team structure and independently
  • Excellent analytical, communication, and collaboration skills required
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with multiple personnel and multiple deadlines
  • Process oriented skills required
  • Must be a motivated self-starter with the ability to establish goals and objectives
  • Must possess a "client first" mindset
  • Embrace a collaborative work environment and a good cultural fit
Experience & Education
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution; Degree in Architecture, Engineering, or Construction Management preferred
  • Basic knowledge of construction, architecture, or commercial real estate industry
  • One to two years of industry experience preferred
  • Proficient with the use of Microsoft Office suite
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project, Adobe Acrobat, Smartsheet, and/or Bluebeam preferred

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