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Project Manager

Company: CBRE
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

Project Manager

Job ID

163772

Posted

22-Apr-2024

Service line

GWS Segment

Role type

Full-time

Areas of Interest

Construction, Project Management

Location(s)

Chicago - Illinois - United States of America, Cincinnati - Ohio - United States of America, Columbus - Ohio - United States of America, Detroit - Michigan - United States of America, East St Louis - Illinois - United States of America, Indianapoli - Indiana - United States of America, Lexington - Kentucky - United States of America, Minneapolis - Minnesota - United States of America

About the Role:
As a CBRE Project Manager, you will be responsible for providing consulting services to an assigned market or client account to help achieve the company's strategic business objectives.

This job is part of the Project Management function. They are responsible for the management of projects from initiation through completion.

  • Position will require up to 30% of travel through the Midwest

    What You'll Do:

    • Manage all areas of project management for commercial real estate projects. This includes planning, design, construction, occupancy, and closeout.
    • Interface directly with clients to prepare all elements of the project, including the scope of work, project delivery resource requirements, cost estimates & budget, work plan schedule & milestones, quality control, and risk identification.
    • Define the project delivery resources from pre-qualified lists or through the project qualification process. Conduct a standard request for proposals, complete bid evaluations, and recommend resources to clients.
    • Implement project documentation governance that is aligned with company and client requirements.
    • Ensure project data integrity and documentation is accurate, timely, and coordinated.
    • Direct the project delivery team by providing mentorship and direction to achieve goals.
    • Build action plans to meet objectives, budget, and schedule. Track the progress of each project and report status and variances.
    • Demonstrate ability to identify project threats and develop risk mitigation and contingency plans. Implement action plans to reduce or eliminate project risks.
    • Apply in-depth knowledge of standard principles and techniques/procedures to accomplish complex assignments and provide innovative solutions.
    • Mentor others and share in-depth knowledge of own your job subject area and broad knowledge of several job disciplines within the function.
    • Lead by example and model behaviors that are consistent with CBRE RISE values. Work to build consensus and convince others to reach an agreement.
    • Impact a range of customer, operational, project, or service activities within own team and other related teams.
    • Work within broad guidelines and policies and explain difficult or sensitive information.

      What You'll Need:
      • Bachelor's Degree preferred with 5-8 years of relevant experience. In lieu of a degree, a combination of experience and education will be considered. LEED AP, PMP, and/or CCM designation(s) preferred.
      • General knowledge of leases, contracts and construction practices and the ability to read architectural drawings.
      • Ability to exercise judgment based on the analysis of multiple sources of information with a willingness to take a new perspective on existing solutions.
      • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Examples include Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.
      • Interpersonal skills with an advanced inquisitive mindset.
      • Sophisticated math skills and the ability to calculate mildly complex figures such as percentages, fractions, and other financial-related calculations.

        Why CBRE?

        A culture of respect, integrity, service and excellence crafts our approach to every opportunity. Medical insurance, vision insurance, dental insurance, and more. We are guided by the needs of the cities we inhabit, the communities we build, and the world we thrive.

        Disclaimers

        Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.

        Equal Employment Opportunity: CBRE is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We have a long-standing commitment to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, veteran status, political belief, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

        Candidate Accommodations: CBRE values the differences of all current and prospective employees and recognizes how every employee contributes to our company's success. CBRE provides reasonable accommodations in job application procedures for individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance due to a disability in the application or recruitment process, please submit a request via email at recruitingaccomodations@cbre.com or via telephone at +1 866 225 3099 (U.S.) and +1 866 388 4346 (Canada).

        NOTE: Some, but not all, of our positions may have an additional requirement to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing. If you have questions about the requirement(s) for this position, please inform your Recruiter.

Keywords: CBRE, Chicago , Project Manager, Executive , Chicago, Illinois

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