Project Manager

Location: Trumbull, CT

Department: OPM-W

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

BE influential. BE innovative. BE collaborative. Be all that and more at Colliers International. Join our Northeast team as a Project Manager or Sr. Project Manager.

At Colliers International, we help leaders succeed by helping them build amazing workplaces, businesses and communities around the world. We do this by thinking differently, sharing innovative ideas and offering a unique and collaborative workplace where you can succeed.

In this role, you’ll be responsible for the project management/owner’s representation services in industrial, warehouse, distribution, and retail buildings in Connecticut, to ensure the success of investors, owners, and occupants.  This will include active management of the design, construction, and closeout phases of commercial and/or educational building projects.

Who you are

We’re looking for stellar project managers who are super organized, have a keen eye for the details and have led and managed complex projects from start to finish – on time and on budget. You’re good at building strong, trusting client relationships and have a knack for bringing the right people together to come up with innovative ideas and solutions.

You have demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the project management process and roles of each team member, advanced knowledge of the project management process practiced by the architects, engineers, and other consultants, and are experienced at managing all of these dynamics.

You have the ability to manage the process and ensure the clients’ goals and objectives are being addressed and met within the financial and schedule parameters for multiple stakeholders.  Your strengths include identifying, assessing, and mitigating issues related to scheduling, logistics, sequencing, cost, quality and progress as well as negotiating claims and change orders. 

You are skilled at reviewing and evaluating project related materials such as project descriptions, drawings and specifications, budgets, schedules, contracts, and proposals for services prepared by others, as well as reviewing construction documents on a regular basis for conformance to project goals, value engineering, and constructability.  Accuracy with pre-construction services (some estimating background/experience) required.

You are experienced in developing project related documents such as monthly reports, budgets, schedules, presentations, minutes, insurance tracking logs, etc. and reviewing documents prepared by internal team members for accuracy and reporting purposes.

You are an adept manager and able to oversee and manage staff with respect to deliverables, performance and project commitments. Also, you have the ability to understand the financials of acquisitions, development, and due diligence.

Are you looking to expand your project management skills to make a difference for new clients and businesses? Look no further.

What you bring

  • A Bachelor’s degree preferably in engineering, architecture, or construction management.
  • At least 5 years of experience in the building design / construction, architecture, and/or engineering field 
  • Strong knowledge of various construction methodologies, project management models and financial management, as well as building codes, contract law and relevant legislation
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the client relations, design, construction and FF&E process
  • Demonstrated ability to manage various tasks, schedules, and deliverables 
  • Enthusiasm to promote and drive implementation of projects
  • Professionally recognized designations are considered a strong asset
  • Bonus skills and experience
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills with a proven ability to effectively influence others and resolve client, project and technical issues
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, and presentation skills
  • Proficient in MS Project, Word, PowerPoint and MS Excel

What success looks like

  • You’ve completed a number of building projects through all phases of Design, Construction and Move-in, on-time, within budget, and within scope of work.
  • You have a track record facilitating the hiring of Architects, contractors and other vendors as required by the client.
  • Your clients trust you and rely on your knowledge, skills and expertise to achieve their business goals and objectives.
  • Your clients are pleased with your ability to represent their best interests regarding contractual and technical issues
  • Your project teams report positively on your ability to manage change, communicate and coordinate between multiple stakeholders, resolve issues, and deliver projects on time and on budget

BE who you are and what you want to be with Colliers Project Management | Northeast.

We’d love to meet you. Apply today to join our team.

Colliers International provides equal employment opportunity to all persons. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against because of race, creed, origin, marital status, sexual orientation, age, otherwise qualified disabled or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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