Assistant Project Manager

Cumming LLC Boston, MA
Overview

Cumming is a project and cost consultancy firm that delivers creative, customized solutions to a vast portfolio of clients worldwide. Since opening for business over two decades ago, Cumming has grown consistently and substantially proven by our ENR Top 25 ranking. We provide a solutions-oriented suite of services that specifically address our clients' unique challenges, thus enabling them to achieve extraordinary results. Every member of our organization is part of a team; A team that shares a goal to achieve beyond the norm. We strive to work hard for our clients, but also enjoy an excellent work/life balance with numerous opportunities to spend time with co-workers in a relaxed and fun environment.

If you share our drive for success and our commitment and passion for satisfying our clients, you will find an array of career possibilities here at Cumming. Our firm is currently looking for an Assistant Project Manager in the Boston area. In this role, you will be working on a variety of hospitality projects as part of our Project Management team. This is an excellent opportunity to take on a role with strong growth potential as we start to grow our newest office in Boston.

Responsibilities

* Act as Owner's Representative with primary responsibility for all phases of various related projects/program

* Assist in the development and management of the project strategic plans and program initiatives to meet the goals and needs of the Owner.

* Manage and coordinate all aspects of the project, including the budget, schedule, operational needs, procedures, Client Standards, sustainability design, QA/QC program requirements, as well as individual roles and responsibilities.

* Coordinate with the Architect, Contractor, and other project team members to meet the project objectives and resolve issues.

* Assist in the documentation submission of statutory project documentation and approvals related to the project work.

* Review, understand, and manage procedures for handling changes to the contract documents, monthly valuations, drawing submissions, change orders, substitutions, etc.

* Document the status of the project, all meetings and correspondence as a means to properly communicate within the project team and develop the project documents.

Qualifications

* BS in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture, or a closely related field is highly preferred

* 2+ years' experience in construction project management

* Hospitality project work preferred

* Able to review contractor cost estimates and value engineering proposals for validity

* Requires excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as business presentation skills

* The ability to effectively interface with all levels of management and staff across organizational lines, including other client business units

* Excellent analytical skills and demonstrated success at building team relationships and partnerships across organizational lines

CUMMING offers a comprehensive benefits package as well as competitive compensation and bonus structure.

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CUMMING is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified Team Members without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law.