Senior Project Manager

NY Office Operations · New York, New York
Department NY Office Operations
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Senior Manager/Supervisor
Compensation Depends on Experience

The Senior Project Manager has the overall responsibility for the oversight of assigned construction projects from preconstruction to close out.  The primary responsibilities are to ensure timely completions of projects assigned, consistent with quality standards, and to continue the development of the organization and people under direct supervision as well as keeping the VP, Field Operations advised on field matters.  The Sr. PM is accountable to the supervision and direction of the activities of all field personnel on assigned construction projects and may, depending on project demands, be accountable to the overall management of PMs on assigned projects.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Foster an environment of treating subcontractors with respect and as part of the “team” by conducting subcontractor round tables and lessons learned;
  • Hold KBE Associates accountable to maintaining strong subcontractor relationships in accordance with KBE values;
  • Support Business Development through the KB Advocate program; communicating regularly with Clients to ensure KBE is meeting their needs and facilitating repeat business and strive to become participants and leaders in the industry and communities through attending industry groups, trade shows and community events;
  • Communicate frequently; be available to all staff to ensure proper dissemination of  appropriate information and ensure alignment of goals and efforts;
  • Donate time on behalf of company for charitable organizations;
  • Attend initial kickoff meetings with clients and reinforce that any problems that arise need to be elevated in a timely manner.  
  • Responsible for details of owner contracts 
  • Assist as necessary with the Estimating Department to bid and secure projects
  • Oversight of Project Managers, and staff on job 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in Construction Management, Engineering or similar industry
  • 10+ years of supervisory commercial construction experience; specifically in High Rise is ideal
  • Thorough understanding of and following of plans and specifications in the construction of projects;
  • Proficiency in controlling job costs and adhering to progress schedules;
  • Ability to draft and interpret subcontract language and solid subcontract management a must;
  • Strong leadership and management skills a must
  • LEED Certification ideal
  • 30 hr OSHA training required
  • Demonstrates solid presentation skills and verbal/written skills;
  • Ability to work with multiple priorities and tight deadlines and a proven track record in managing work in high demand operating work environments;
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite, including MS Project, Viewpoint, CIS or similar application;


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  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Department
    NY Office Operations
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Senior Manager/Supervisor
  • Compensation
    Depends on Experience