Construction Manager

JLL

Dallas, TX

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Our benefits are a good reason to come to JLL.

We are committed to hiring the best, most talented people in our industry, and then empowering them with the resources and support to enhance their health, financial and personal well-being. Our underlying benefits philosophy is this: be fair to our people and provide opportunities for those who take advantage of our programs and resources to increase their personal and financial security.

Benefits to eligible employees, include:

  • 401(k) plan with matching company contributions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Care
  • 6 weeks of paid parental leave at 100% of salary
  • Paid Time Off and Company Holidays
  • Flexible Work Arrangements may be available
  • Executive Benefits

JOB SUMMARY

Provides construction project management services on assigned JLL client projects, providing superior client service. Candidate will work on site with JLL Client. Candidate must be experienced in Restaurant, QSR or FCD Construction. 5+ years of Construction experience. Be capable of working autonomously and comfortable being the "Owners" representative. Candidate should have good negotiating skills. Ideally the candidate will have a degree in Construction or Architecture.



JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Project Management

  • Responsible for project scheduling and project decisions based upon owners’ objectives which may include, but is not limited to: site improvements, entitlements, permits, consultant selection; design team management, schedule creation and management, contractor selection and management, financial management including cash flows, anticipated cost reports and monthly reports.
  • Oversees project implementation and execution through completion of construction.
  • May manage small, ground-up projects including programming, design, entitlements, bidding, permitting, and construction management.
  • Proficient at managing projects up to $5.0M.
  • Oversees capital improvement/asset preservation programs with design and construction processes at multiple sites through local resources, with minimal oversight.
  • Develops or assists in developing project budget including hard and soft costs.
  • Begins to manage or assists in managing project budgets for subject properties and maintain monthly forecasts and cash flow analysis.
  • Assists in or assembles and manages required teams of consultants and contractors. (Negotiates contracts with each team member; Interfaces with architects, client staff, property managers and vendors).
  • Maintains client relationships and may assist in or manages conflict resolution.
  • Provides appropriate level of on-site supervision to ensure project performance criteria are being met.
  • Develops relationships with consultants/contractors/vendors and evaluate their performance.
  • Operates independently on activities relevant to project. Defers policy issues and employment related issues to higher management levels.

2. Growth of the Company

  • Identify and address areas of concern regarding potential liabilities and risk (fee, our reputation, errors and omissions, etc.) to Manager or Project Lead.
  • Assists Market Leader and Regional Management in the establishment and refinement of best practices of standards of excellence.
  • Assists local PDS team in meeting profit numbers on a Market, Regional, and National level as determined on a yearly basis by the Management Team.

3. Business Development

  • Participates periodically in client meetings or business development presentations as part of a Team to help demonstrate our capabilities. Assists with the development of marketing materials and support information/data. Maintains a working knowledge of business unit’s available product and service offerings.

4. Accounts Receivable and Expenses

  • Ensure that all accounts receivables are maintained at a level not to exceed planned working capital charge as set by corporate finance, the project team and/or the Regional Operations Manager.
  • Work with accounting team to ensure inventory is accurate and timely.
  • Manage expenses on regular basis.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

EDUCATION/TRAINING

  • Bachelor Degree from an accredited institution required.
  • Degree in Architecture, Engineering, or Construction Management preferred.

YEARS OF RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

  • 7 years as PM or similar role.

SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE

  • Firm knowledge of construction, architecture or commercial real estate industry.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with executive level internal & external clients
  • Organizational & detailed-oriented with the ability to prioritize and manage differing needs of the business.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products.
  • Basic knowledge of MS Office.

OTHER ABILITIES

  • Ability to multi-task working within a team structure and independently.
  • Assumes complete responsibility for assignments of moderate complexity, and continues to aggressively improve skill base.

PHYSICAL WORK REQUIRMENTS & WORK CONDITIONS

  • Position may work primarily at client site or project location with potential daily client and contractor interaction.
  • Face to face and/or remote daily interpersonal interaction is usually required in order to perform the job.
  • Travel as needed and may range from 0-4 nights per week.

Location:

Remote –Dallas, TX

If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet all of the requirements. We’re interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table!

About JLL

We’re JLL—a leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We have operations in over 80 countries and a workforce of over 102,000 individuals around the world who help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. As a global Fortune 500 company, we also have an inherent responsibility to drive sustainability and corporate social responsibility. That’s why we’re committed to our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world. We’re using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities.

Our core values of teamwork, ethics and excellence are also fundamental to everything we do and we’re honored to be recognized with awards for our success by organizations both globally and locally.

Creating a diverse and inclusive culture where we all feel welcomed, valued and empowered to achieve our full potential is important to who we are today and where we’re headed in the future. And we know that unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives help us think bigger, spark innovation and succeed together.

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