Senior Project Manager

Assisting a 40-year old custom-building company in Charlottesville, VA in their search for a Senior Project Manager. This is a direct hire opportunity. They specialize in home building, remodeling and commercial projects in central Virginia. We’ve been successful for so long because we’ve built a great reputation for consistently delivering the highest quality of workmanship, staying on budget and on schedule. The way we do this is by developing a close, collaborative relationship with the architect or designer and the client, and by getting involved as early as possible in the planning process. This team approach has consistently proven to make each project run more smoothly and efficiently with no surprises.
We are looking for a Project Manager: with strong knowledge of custom home, commercial and special project building and the high-end residential market to manage projects in the central Virginia area.
The ideal candidate will have strong technical skills coupled with the ability to communicate effectively with clients, architects, trade contractors and employees. A strong desire to ensure client satisfaction while delivering projects within the specified budget and time frame is paramount to this position. Ability to manage multiple projects, use prudent judgment when setting priorities and make sound decisions under pressure is a must.
Project Manager Responsibilities:
Conduct periodic field job walks to ensure quality and consistency with company construction practices.
• Constantly strive for improvement in workforce performance.
• Oversight and management of assigned projects, including facilitation of trade contractors and material buy-out.
• Schedule and supervise employees, trade contractors, and materials.
• Support field supervisors while creating and maintaining projects schedules and completing required paperwork promptly to ensure accurate record-keeping.
• Clearly communicating to clients' cost and scheduling deadlines and impact of changes and closing projects expeditiously.
Project Management:
Teaming with estimators during bidding process, including creating and managing RFI's, bidding competitively, assembling scopes of work, directing value engineering exercises, and developing estimates and proposals.
• Ensure that the project budgets and CO’s are being managed well.
• Ensure that the project schedule is being maintained, driven and tracked.
• Ensure that the project is being built technically sound, documenting changes and “as-builts”.
• Review SWAs as needed.
• Effective communication with clients, architects, trade contractors, and employees.
• Ensure client satisfaction and maintain quality relationships with project partners.
• 12-15 years of construction project management experience with oversight/management of production
• Proven ability to deliver projects on time and within budget
• Ability to read and understand Architectural plan sets
• Technical understanding of residential and commercial construction codes, sequencing, and best building practices
• Ability to gather information, prepare reports and communicate effectively
• Experience with complex and high-end projects
• Demonstrable experience and passion for quality building and client satisfaction
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite including scheduling using MS Project
• LEED AP designation and/or green building experience preferred
• Working knowledge of Procore preferred

Salary is negotiable based on experience, $75 - $85k, with full benefit package, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401k, holiday, vacation, travel pay, company vehicle.

For immediate consideration, please email your resume to and call (804) 387-2794.

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