Project Manager - USA

International, International • $120,000 - $160,000 Plus; Relocation, Vehicle, Bonus 401K, Health Insurance, Cell Phone and Laptop • Permanent • International Construction

Exclusive Project Manager opportunity to join a leading General Contractor for a project based in the Miami area (Florida), the position is to work on a large scale high-rise hotel development circa $300m. The project is due to commense in the coming months with the company looking for a Project Manager to join the team as soon as possible prior to project commencement. 

This position can offer long-term employment potential within the high-rise hospitality sector throughout Florida and across the East Coast (if travel is of interest). 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Development of initial baseline schedule including sequencing, duration, logic, cost/manpower loading, etc., including subsequent scheduling maintenance.
  • Prepare, implement and enforce Best Practices including, but not limited to, Kick-Off Meeting, MIS Requirements, Mobilization Checklist etc.
  • Initiate and develop Cost Report from bid estimate.  Identify/establish clearly defined phases and appropriate quantities to monitor self-performed work.  Proficient in identifying potential cost overruns, input/reforecast accurate cost projections, perform routine Cost Report maintenance, establish and monitor Owner/Subcontractor Change Orders, backcharges and additional work phases.
  • In conjunction with site staff, monitor and control construction through administrative direction to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget.  Investigate and identify potentially serious cost and/or risk situations and implement appropriate corrective measures.
  • Analyze and successfully negotiate Owner and Subcontractor Change Orders, Pay Requests, Cost Proposals, Time Extension Requests, etc., to ensure accuracy and compliance with contract requirements, limit corporations exposure to risk and/or liability and maintain project profitability.
  • Proficient in buying-out project from bid estimate including development of Boiler Plate, clearly defined and project specific Scope of Work for Subcontractors/Suppliers, assessing risk in Subcontractor Bond requirements, identifying and resolving missing scope items from bid estimate.  Insures contracts are issued and executed in a timely manner.
  • In conjunction with site staff, monitor and document subcontractor performance, i.e., Quality Control, Safety, Scope of Work, Coordination with other trades, etc.
  • Initiate and maintain liaison with Owner, Design Team, Subcontractors/Suppliers to facilitate construction activities.  Properly research, document and address potential problems to maintain project profitability and minimize corporation’s exposure to risk and liability.
  • Manage financial aspects of Contracts to protect corporation’s interest and simultaneously maintain good relationship with Owner/Subcontractors and Suppliers.
  • Provide supervision and on-the-job training to clerical and onsite staff assigned to the project.
  • Perform additional assignments per supervisor’s direction.

Essential criteria:

  • Degree or equivilant qualification in relevant sector
  • Right to work in the United States
  • Minimum 8 - 20 years experience
  • Build experience $200m - $500m

Sort after criteria:

  • Professional Membership to relevant accreditation
  • High-rise build experience
  • Prior hospitality projects experience

Salary and Package information:

  • Salary; $120,000 - $160,000 per year
  • - Including; Relocation, Vehicle, Bonus 401K, Health Insurance, Cell Phone and Laptop

If you believe you meet the above criteria then please click \'Apply\' and submit your resume for consideration. Alternatively you can contact the International team at Thatcher Associates for a confidential discussion.

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