Manager, Projects

Jones Lang LaSalle   •  

Rahway, NJ

11 - 15 years

Posted 262 days ago

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Manager, Projects


  • Hands on, project management and owner’s representative working closely with site maintenance team and support vendors to develop and implement projects to address site operational and support needs.
  • Assemble and manage required teams of consultants and contractors. Negotiate contracts with each team member. Interface with architects, client staff, facility and construction managers, and vendors.
  • Maintain client relationships and manage conflict resolution.
  • Develop relationships with consultants/contractors/vendors and evaluate their performance.
  • Plan and coordinate project activities at all levels unassisted.
  • Formulate and review budgets for projects under supervision.
  • Review, process and resolve problems with incoming project invoices for payment.
  • Monitor costs and explain variances as needed, revising budgets where necessary.
  • Act as liaison between clients and vendors.
  • Coordinate construction activities in both union and non-union facilities.
  • Define vendor strategies, evaluate, and make recommendations on the vendor proposals as per specifications from the Company.
  • Coordinate purchasing of materials and services according to Company’s purchasing procedures.
  • Develop programs, techniques and policies and procedures for efficient and profitable operations.


  • 10+ years experience in project engineering and management.
  • Extensive knowledge of site utility distribution systems and laboratory, office facilities, including building utility and automation systems.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects in various stages of completion.
  • Ability to work as a team.
  • Must be willing to train and become proficient in Jones Lang LaSalle's and client's project management software's.
  • Demonstrate a high level of performance in project budgeting, problem solving, contract negotiations and scheduling.
  • Excellent technical, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Project software.