Sr. Project Manager

JLL - Chicago, IL3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $130,000 a year
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About JLL –
We’re JLL. We’re a professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. As a Fortune 500 company, we help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions.
If you’re looking to step up your career, JLL is the perfect professional home. With us, you’ll have a chance to innovate with the world’s leading businesses, put that expertise into action on landmark projects, and work on game-changing real estate initiatives. You’ll also make long-lasting professional connections and be inspired by the best. We’re focused on opportunity and want to help you make the most of yours. Achieve your ambitions—join us at JLL!
We are currently seeking a Senior Project Manager to join our Project and Development Services team on a progressive Financial Services Account. This person will have hands on management/oversight for multiple signage projects in a rebranding effort for the client as well as serving as a mentor for junior staff. Our team’s priorities are:
Delivering strategic solutions for clients
Actively collaborating across platforms
Developing our people and inspiring others
Supporting ambitions beyond the workplace
Applying new technology and data to drive change

What this job involves
Leading industry changing projects
As a Senior Project Manager at JLL, you will be directly responsible for executing complex signage project goals through agile and strategic leadership. Leveraging a national platform will allow you to focus on and lead industry changing projects that influence the future of work. Your strong knowledge of construction projects from start to finish will speak to your holistic approach to client needs. Your influence will be founded in facilitating critical stakeholder meetings, providing on-site project leadership and applying financial acumen to meet client goals. Travel across the US mainland required.

Creating strategic and collaborative solutions
You are an individual who focuses on creating an energized and collaborative environment. As a Senior Project Manager, you will contribute to the establishment and refinement of work quality, cultural initiatives and best practices to drive results as a team. Success will be measured by your ability to develop procedures and winning strategies to guide your team to project execution.

Embracing the human side of business
You are people focused, seeking out and understanding the needs, perspectives and motivations of clients and team members alike. Your ability to manage client and vendor relationships will allow for seamless conflict resolution, account maintenance, and overall development of client relationships. You will demonstrate the ability to contribute to the culture, growth and development of a team by providing onsite leadership to ensure performance criteria and standards are being met.

Sound like the job you’re looking for? Before you apply it’s also worth knowing what we’re looking for:
Education and experience
A Bachelor’s degree is REQUIRED; Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field PREFERRED
5+ years of relevant experience related to project or construction management.
Experience in Financial Services Tenant Upfit and Retail Banking is PREFERRED
Experience in Large Signage Projects PREFERRED

A relationship builder
Both verbal and written communication skills are vital, and, of course you’ll be good at establishing relationships with all levels of the organization & external clients

Tech minded
The real estate and construction industries are consistently changing with technology. You’ll need to make technology work to your advantage. You must demonstrate proficiency in the use and application of project management technology tools and continually seek opportunities to develop your skillset.

An achiever
You’ll have a proven track record of results as we’ll expect you to act decisively, think big, and manage your time to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, high volume environment. Most importantly, you’ll want to contribute to a diverse, supportive, and talented team.

What you can expect from us
We’re an entrepreneurial, inclusive culture. We succeed together—across the desk and around the globe. We believe the best inspire the best, so we invest in supporting each other, learning together and celebrating our success.
Our Total Rewards program reflects our commitment to helping you achieve your ambitions in career, recognition, well-being, benefits and pay. We’ll offer you a competitive salary and benefits package.
With us, you’ll develop your strengths and enjoy a career full of varied experiences. We can’t wait to see where your ambitions take you at JLL.
Apply today!

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