Project Manager - Facilities & Construction

Start Date

Immediate

Location

Denver, CO

Description

Interested in joining a commercial real estate firm that cares about its employees' success and personal growth? Cresa is the world's largest occupier representation only commercial real estate firm and has a work environment that is professional, fun, and friendly (not cut-throat like most global firms). Additionally, the Cresa team is growing so this is a great time to join. Check out our Project Management page to learn more about the integrated approach this service line provides Cresa.

JOB OVERVIEW

Manage and support the real estate, facility planning, design, construction and relocation process for Cresa clients. Technical skills in design or construction are as important as an innate ability to manage a client and process. This is a mid-level position and candidate should have at least 3-5 years in a related consulting or service discipline.

Responsibilities

  • Support real estate transaction managers with developing high level programming, schedules, budgets, and site tours
  • Assist account manager to identify critical issues to successively complete design, construction, and relocation activities
  • Assist with the development of client’s future facility program requirements
  • Identify and manage the project scope, incoming budget and schedule
  • Select and manage architects, consulting engineers, and contractors; and negotiate their contracts
  • Manage the design, construction, and relocation delivery process
  • Maintain third party vendor alliances (architects, engineers, cost estimates, contractors, technology providers, furniture and equipment vendors, etc.) to support Cresa’s project management services
  • Assist client in completing related move activities, including on-site supervision
  • Accompany account managers on prospect meetings and provide overview of Cresa project management services
  • Work with various Cresa and client systems/applications and maintain data integrity throughout all phases of the project
  • Oversee vendor invoice process from receipt through payment
  • Oversee project reconciliation and closeout
  • Actively attend and participate in Cresa initiatives and events

Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years of experience as project manager responsible for entire design and construction process
  • College degree in architecture, engineering, construction management, or similar degree
  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project programs
  • Ability to understand construction drawings and specifications
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or similar designation
  • An understanding that project management is much more than design and construction oversight
  • A strategic mind that also deals with day-to-day details intuitively in a proactive, not reactive way
  • A good acumen for finance and accounting
  • The ability to focus a diverse project team toward working as common advocates for client requirements
  • Ability to communicate (written and verbal) and interface internally and externally with clients, vendors, and the wide variety of people you will encounter in the industry
  • Demonstrate continuous learning mindset by seeking education and development opportunities, asking for and accomplishing stretch assignments, and being willing to take on new challenges

Please submit resume, cover letter, and salary requirements.

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