Senior Project Manager - Chicago

  • Location

    Chicago, Illinois

  • Sector:

    Construction and Development, Real Estate

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  • Salary:

    US$130000.00 - US$145000.00 per annum + bonus + 401k

  • Contact:

    Jennifer Sheehan

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Job Title: Senior Project Manager

Location: Chicago

Salary: $130,000- $145,000 + Package & Bonus

Capstone are working in partnership with one of the worlds renowned independent construction and property consultancies to acquire a Senior Project Manager to join their team in Chicago.

The workload will include a variety of ground up development (residential, hospitality and commercial) and commercial T.I projects on behalf of global organizations and leading developers, investors & funds.

Our client is well known in the industry for their technical excellence, prolific schemes, highly trained individuals and project and service delivery, this organization ensures they remain leaders in the field, continually investing in the development of their people through lifelong learning and structured training. The business currently has offices in New York, Miami, Tampa, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Dallas, Austin and Chicago.

The organization is currently thriving across the UK and USA and has a very impressive portfolio of current and upcoming projects, due to their current success and future pipeline they are looking for an experienced Project Manager to continue driving forward the growth of the office. The organizations structured training, strong financial backing and flexibility due to their independence means that this success will continue to grow from strength to strength.

The firm is an independent partnership, offering real long-term career and earning potential for the right individuals. In terms of progression, the company has a meritocratic approach to promotions, if you're seen to be operating at the next level up you will be recognised and rewarded for this.

Roles / Responsibilities

  • Advise clients on project delivery and outcomes from concept through to completion
  • Act as the Owner's representative with project oversight across various stages of developments.
  • Appoint and manage contractors and wider project teams.
  • Prepare regular internal and external reports pertaining to job status
  • Negotiate with vendors, suppliers, subcontractors, analyse, manage, and mitigate risks
  • Build strong relationships with team members, vendors, and customers.

About you:

You will be an energetic, motivated Project Management professional who is ambitious, while having a proven track record as an exceptional Project Manager. You will have at least 7 years' experience as a Project Manager working for either an Owner's Representative firm, consultancy or general contractor working on real estate construction projects. The successful candidate will ideally have extensive knowledge of commercial T.I and ground up construction projects. Individuals must currently be in country in the USA and applicants must fulfil the criteria of the E-Treaty Visa which is required for this position or be a US citizen.

For more information, please reach out in confidence to Jen Sheehan at +44 20 3757 5000 or

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