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American University Senior Project Manager

Summary/Objective

Working under minimal direct supervision, the Senior Project Manager is responsible for managing the entire capital project delivery process.  The position is responsible for maintaining the project scope within the approved budget and schedule and coordinating and facilitating submissions to jurisdictional authorities.  The position coordinates and maintains relationships with the client and stakeholders.  The position is responsible for project reporting.

Essential Functions

  • Project Management — The Senior Project Manager is responsible for management of the entire project delivery process including design, construction, occupancy and close-out phases of new building and renovation projects. The Senior PM facilitates and tracks communications throughout the project and develops and maintains project schedules and budgets and communicates to senior leadership issues affecting project program, budget, scope, timeline or delivery. The Senior PM is also responsible for project quality control and oversees contracts for all contractors, design/engineering consultants, site surveys, owner testing and additional specialty consulting as necessary.
  • Financial & Schedule Management — The Senior Project Manager is responsible to maintain the project scope within the approved budget and schedule and coordinate and lead a value engineering process throughout the project duration. The Senior Project Manager is also responsible for project cost control, develops and monitors project cash flow projections and provides budget updates to senior leaders. The Senior PM reviews proposed change orders, and reviews and authorizes payments within appropriate signing authority.
  • Regulatory Approvals — Working with multiple internal and external parties, the Senior Project Manager coordinates and facilitates submissions to jurisdictional authorities for permitting and ensures compliance with regulations and all authorities having jurisdiction. The Senior PM also arranges for all jurisdictional authorities’ inspections necessary to secure the Certificate of Occupancy in an expeditious manner.
  • Design and construction of LEED certified buildings.

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