Senior Project Manager
Keller, Virginia, United States
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Construction
Senior Project Manager needed at a Construction companyApplication Deadline: January 20th, 2020.OVERVIEWOur client is an acoustics consultancy that aims to improve the perceived acoustic comfort in work environments such as offices, classrooms, conference rooms, recording studios, radio stations, churches, and mosques, through creative and holistic solutions.Qualifications Bachelors degree in civil or structural engineering, construction, building, or related field Minimum of 5-8 years experience in building construction as a Project Engineer Proficient in the use of computer software like Microsoft project, Primavera etc. Professional Certification in PMP compulsory.Job Description for Project EngineerThe Project Engineer will: Develop and implement project work plans and review as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements. Responsible for project completion, client satisfaction and financial outcome of assigned construction projects from start to finish. Supervision of sectional heads to ensure that Tasks and Targets are achieved effectively and efficiently. Meet construction budget by monitoring project expenditures; identifying variances and implementing corrective actions. Conduct onsite visits and coordinate with construction crew and operations personnel continuously. Maintain safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following and enforcing standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations. Establish and manage relations with independent contractors, vendors and negotiate best possible rates for their products and services. Conduct quality control for work performed by independent contractors. Evaluate project and recommend report to identify issues and opportunities to improve performance going forward. Interact clearly, constructively and positively with all organizational departments to ensure projects are completed effectively and with minimal disruption to planned events. Encourage communication of information between departments. Supervise and stimulate procurement activities as required ensuring on time delivery of components and equipment. Ensuring that all vehicle and equipment breakdowns and all normal site challenges are resolved promptly. Effectively manage resources (time, human and material). Develop and maintain relations with clients as required, establishing correct interfaces and presenting a professional image for the company. Support cost saving development initiatives and delivery process improvements.RequirementsAbility to keep and manage schedules for all staff on site.Competent in problem solving, team building, planning and decision makingAbility to plan and forecast wellExcellent organizational and follow up skillsExcellent communication and presentation skillsProcess orientated with a high level of attention to detailExcellent leadership, resource planning and time management skillsSuperior management and delegation capabilitiesFree- lancers have an edgeAll qualified CVs are welcome (including females).