Project Manager, Construction

Brixmor Property Group - Chicago, IL

Full-time
Overview
Brixmor Property Group believes great real estate matters, but great people matter even more.

WE ARE a publicly traded real estate investment trust, owning and operating more than 400 high-quality, open-air shopping centers 73M in GLA)
WE VALUE highly talented professionals who thrive in a culture of integrity, accountability, empowerment and trust
OUR MISSION is to aggressively manage our shopping centers, making them relevant to the communities they serve, delivering compelling total returns to our shareholders
WE BELIEVE that our shopping centers should transform the everyday lives of the communities we serve
We are headquartered in New York City, with major real estate operations in the Atlanta, San Diego, Chicago and Philadelphia markets, and an Accounting Center in Philadelphia.

Project Manager, Construction (Rosemont, IL)
The Project Manager will report to the VP of Construction in the Midwest region. The Project Manager is responsible for management, coordination and oversight of assigned construction activities within the company owned or managed portfolio. The position requires a proven track record in management of construction or re/development along with consultant oversight, initiative, professional judgment and confidentiality. Regular travel throughout the region is required.

Responsibilities
Manage assigned construction related tasks associated including but not limited to:
Project planning and estimating
Lease exhibit preparation/review/negotiation
Plan review
Consultants Management
Entitlement Management
Bid & Award procedures
Contract negotiation and administration
Manage projects to achieve project goals and fulfil required lease commitments according to approved schedule & budget
Organize, manage and track multiple tenant improvement projects simultaneously
Manage capital improvement projects
Build Tenant and Contractor relationships
If required, will manage or assist in the management of projects outside primary region
Qualifications
Estimating and Scheduling ability
Manage bid review and qualification process
Knowledge of contract administration
Knowledge of Lease document terms and format
Knowledge of Architectural and MEP plan terms and format
Strong communication, relationship building skills, and computer skills
Working knowledge of CADD is desirable but not required
JD Edwards program management is a positive
eBuilder program management is a positive
MS Office Suite program management required

Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree required, preferably with a concentration in construction, engineering, or architecture
5 years direct construction management experience, or 3 years construction experience combined with at least 2-3 years of architectural and/or engineering experience.
Retail commercial construction experience preferred but not required.

Brixmor offers very competitive pay commensurate with background and responsibilities plus a benefits and perks package that supports career engagement, growth, good health and connection with teammates and our communities.

EOE (Brixmor is an Equal Opportunity Employer)