Senior Project Manager
Senior Project Manager
Our Chicago team is growing! If you want to be a part of a successful global organization and have at least 8 years of experience as a Senior Project Manager on large manufacturing or pharma projects, we would like to connect with you. The purpose of this position is to lead multi-disciplined project solutions for our client, with direct accountability for overall project delivery.This is a full-time internal position with Faithful+Gould offering robust benefits.
Faithful+Gould is a world leader in project and cost consulting, providing clients with Owner’s Representative expertise and advice throughout the life of their construction projects. We offer varied and interesting projects with a number of high profile clients across key business sectors which include many of the Fortune 100 companies and Federal/State/City government agencies. Faithful+Gould is currently ranked #9 largest Construction Management Company and #7 Program Management Company by ENR (Engineering News Record). Established in 1947 in England and opened the first USA office in 1992. Constructive Expertise -It’s in our DNA.
-Manages all facets of project and program management (budget, schedule, procurement, quality and risk) for utility projects including planning, design, construction, occupancy and closeout.
-Demonstrates capability to read, understand and apply standard to complex documents affecting Utility projects, including but not limited to: agreements/contracts, ROW/Easements, one-line diagrams, surveys and general electrical and civil/structural drawings.
-Interfaces directly with clients to define project requirements. Prepares scope of work, project delivery resource requirements, cost estimate/ budget, cash flow, work plan schedule and milestones, quality control, and risk identification.
-Identifies project delivery resources from pre-qualified lists or through individual project qualification process; conducts standard to complex request for proposals; completes bid analysis; leads evaluation interviews, recommends resources to clients.
-Leads project delivery resources/team (typically larger more experienced team) providing project guidance and direction to achieve project goals.
-Implements communication plan for meetings and written reports/meeting minutes to keep client and project resources informed. Facilitates project meetings.
-Implement project documentation governance aligned with company and client requirements. Ensure project data integrity and documentation is accurate, timely and coordinated.
-Tracks progress of each project against goals, objectives, approved budgets, approved timelines. Reports status and variances. Creates action plans to meet objectives, budget and schedule.
-Implements change management processes 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.
-Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management or a related field
-8 years of relevant experience
-Professional Registration in field of practice preferred if available
-Demonstrated ability to identify complex project risks, lead constructability reviews, develop risk mitigation and contingency plans, and implement action plans to reduce or eliminate project risks.
-Demonstrated knowledge of projects and program management within the context of business results
-Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret the most complex business documents.
-Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive issues.
-Ability to write reports, manuals, procedures and articles using distinctive style. -Ability to make effective and persuasive presentations on complex topics to employees, clients, top management and/or public groups.
-Ability to motivate and negotiate effectively with key employees, top management, and client groups to take desired action.
-Requires in-depth knowledge of financial terms and principles.
-Ability to calculate complex figures. Ability to forecast and prepare budgets. Conducts financial/business analysis including the preparation of reports.
Faithful+Gould offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes:
-Highly competitive salary
-Broad Employer based benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
-Generous time-off benefits
-401 (k) with employer match
-Flexible work schedules dependent upon approval as determined by assignment demands
-Career development opportunities through our corporate university
-Highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program
-Valuable voluntary options including legal, long term care, pet insurance and car insurance
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