Wellesley College is undergoing its most ambitious construction program in history, and is eager to hire a Construction Project Manager to assist in several projects. The position will offer excellent benefits, work-life balance, and a team-oriented office. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Construction, the ideal candidate will have 5-7 years experience in construction project management within a range of project sizes, but including very large capital construction. Experience in science/technology and higher education facilities is preferred. Knowledge of the design and construction process, delivery methods, contracts, budget and invoice management/tracking, and overall experience with construction site management is essential. Candidate should have familiarity with project management software systems, excel, and other computer software. The ideal fit is someone who enjoys a fast-pace workplace, adept at multi-tasking, superb communication skills, and collaborative style. • Budget Tracking and Management • Project Schedule Coordination • User/Customer coordination • Meeting preparation and facilitation • Submittal Review/Processing • RFI Processing • Bidding process management • Some over-time hours are required
Bachelor Degree in project management, construction management, or related field.
5-7 years similar experience in construction project management
• High level of customer service experience, particularly in an institutional setting • Sophisticated project management skills including developing schedules, budgets, project controls, managing contracts, negotiations, and client relations • Demonstrated record of on-time and on-budget projects • Experience coordinating multiple projects and consultants • Ability to work in AutoCAD • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, team, and collaboration skills • Other duties, as assigned
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