Senior Project Manager in Chicago, IL

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Shawmut Design and Construction   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 56 days ago


Since our founding in 1982, Shawmut Design and Construction (a 100% employee-owned company) has been recognized as a Best Place To Work 53 times by our employee-owners. At Shawmut, you will have the opportunity to own your career and deliver impact within our culture of ownership and innovation focused around providing the gold standard of client service for the world's most recognizable and elite brands and institutions.

We are currently looking for a Senior Project Manager to work in our Chicago office. Are you passionate about building for the most luxurious brands in the most exclusive markets both locally and nationally? Do you thrive running a project team by driving the growth and development of project team members? Do you love developing critical relationships with internal and external clients? In this position you will lead a team responsible for numerous construction management related tasks including, project execution, financial management, and delivering projects the Shawmut way while achieving financial control and profit goals for each project.


  • Take an active role in and guide projects and project teams in each phase including pre-construction, construction, closeout, and post-construction services
  • Identify and focus on critical issues related to constructibility including associated costs and logistical issues
  • Ensure timely and accurate completion of all Shawmut financial processes, controls, and reports, i.e., internal budgets, costs to complete, billings, collections, subcontractor payments, change order preparation and resolution, contracts, etc.
  • Develop, nurture and maintain ongoing client, architect, subcontractor and industry (landlords, brokers, etc) relationships at the appropriate level reinforcing Shawmut's dedication to continuously addressing their needs and interests.


  • 10+ years of experience in construction project management as a commercial general contractor
  • Experience building and managing multiple teams and projects in the $5-20M+ range
  • Extensive experience maintaining project budgets and schedules
  • Direct responsibility of leading and developing staff.
  • Must reside in Chicagoland and flexible with required business travel

Shawmut prohibits discrimination against any staff member or applicant on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic information, disability, creed, citizenship status, or any other legally protected characteristics

Valid Through: 2019-10-18