at Middough Inc. in Oak Brook, Illinois, United States
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Sr. Project Manager (Chemical/Refining) - Position and Responsibilities
A Sr. Project Manager (SPM) serves as a client account manager and is the primary point of contact for the client and other outside consultants concerning the project(s). A SPM is fully responsible for the overall development and execution of a portfolio of projects (typically $1MM+ project fee), including: project profitability, quality, safety, client satisfaction, controlling available resources, project scope, schedule, budget and contractual requirements. A SPM possesses broad knowledge, understanding and experience with the standard engineering and construction models including A/E, AEPCM, or Design Build. SPM's provide leadership and organization to the project and instill confidence in the client regarding the project team’s abilities. A SPM demonstrates excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and maintains specific knowledge of planning and scheduling functions and a thorough understanding of contract administration, liability and safety issues.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Supports business and relationship development activities.
Coordinates completion of defined work scope for a project between disciplines/locations involved.
Assists in preparation of project execution strategy and reviews progress as drawings and specifications are developed and prior to issue for permit and construction.
Monitors changes in scope/schedule and secures Change Authorizations, as required.
Manages project financials, pricing and cash flow.
Develops, reviews and approves all project management documents via the DTSR including: scope development, project costs and schedules, and internal/external communications.
Develops proposals, project specification/scopes and negotiates final contracts.
Monitors project costs and quality to ensure the profitability and technical performance of the project and develops innovative actions to correct variances to scope, budget and/or schedule.
Exercises cost efficient and innovative approaches in the design to save construction costs and improve productivity.
Anticipates, recognizes and identifies key project issues/problems and establishes objectives and priorities in solving them and determines solutions and directs their implementation.
Prepares periodic reports for the client to track cost, schedule, and quality performance.
Issues regular invoices for contracted work and services payment, and follows up on past due invoices.
Education, Experience and Skills
The successful candidate will possess the following:
20+ years project management experience in a consulting organization
5+ years managing a portfolio of projects >$1mm annual service revenue
Experience managing complex Chemical and Refining projects in a consulting environment
Experience with and general knowledge of safety and contract/liability issues
Accredited Bachelor of Science degree in an Engineering discipline
MBA desired, but not required
5+ years demonstrated business development experience
PE/PMP Certification desired
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties of this position, the successful candidate will:
Remain in a stationary position, often standing or sitting for prolonged periods.
Frequently walk, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, stoop or kneel, use repeating motions that may include the wrists/hands/fingers and talk and hear.
Frequently use up-close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
Should not expect adverse environmental conditions.
May be exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as climbing ladders and/or stairs, extreme heat and/or cold, and/or poor air quality) if or when on-site at a client facility. Safety protections to be provided by the client and/or company and are required to be used and followed.
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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, status as a parent, national origin, age, disability (physical or mental), family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors or any other protected characteristic under protected by federal, state, or local laws. Middough does not support sponsorship for any applicant that requires an employment visa (i.e., H-1B) to work lawfully in the US.