Project Manager

Location

Los Angeles, CA

Team

United States

Currently, we are looking to hire a well rounded Construction focused Project Manager who has experience with both Ground Up and Tenant Improvement projects. You will be the main point of contact between MGAC, our clients and other design and construction professionals supporting MGAC’s Program Management Team.

What the job looks like:

  • Responsible and accountable for timely and cost-effective delivery of projects through all phases of a project including, project justification, requirements definition, funding, programming, site selection, team sourcing and structure, budgeting, scheduling, design development, permitting, bid leveling, value engineering, construction administration and commissioning, FFE and Special Systems procurement and installation, and relocation.
  • Acts as the Owners representative with primary responsibility for all phases of the project.
  • Manage project teams consisting of all design, construction, and owner-direct vendors.
  • Manages all phases of the project or program including strategic planning, budgeting, scheduling, initiation, procurement, execution, monitoring, and closeout phases of the project.
  • Prepare and author consultant and contractor RFQ and RFP material.
  • Identify project risks and develop risk mitigation strategies.
  • Oversee and prepare accurate project documentation for all phases of the project.
  • Advocate on behalf of the client during disputes, disagreements, modifications or change orders.
  • Track and submit invoices, purchase orders, and other financial commitments, exposures and obligations.
  • Maintain relationships with the wider construction industry, trade associates, vendors, and professional organizations.
  • Participate in business develop activities to promote and maximize opportunities for MGAC, including cross-selling of MGAC services on all projects.
  • Lead and mentor additional MGAC staff assigned to support their projects (Assistant Project Managers, Project Engineers, etc.).

Ideally, you'll have the following:

  • Bachelor’s or Associates Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field is preferred but, relevant work experience will also be considered in lieu of degree.
  • At least 7years of experience in construction project management with a thorough understanding of the building design and construction process.
  • Ability to travel - 2 days/month
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, problem solving, presentation, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Proficient with the following software applications (at a minimum): MS Office, PS Project/Primavera P6, Adobe Acrobat (or Blue Beam, Nitro pdf, etc)

Why work with us?

  • With a healthy 25+ year history in North America (and even longer in UK), we are at an exciting stage of growth as a business. There is palpable energy and momentum across the company that is easy to tap into and be inspired by. The people around you are welcoming and go out of their way to make their support known. 
  • We are consistent Top Work-Places awardees with a strong employee first culture.  Let's chat and we can give you incredible examples of this culture at work. 
  • MGAC is founded on an entrepreneurial culture, and you will be encouraged to embrace new ways of doing things, to deliver outcomes and positive experiences that regularly exceed client expectations. 
  • We are a global company, yet we are committed to remaining nimble enough to provide our clients with a level of care that our bigger competitors struggle to achieve. 
  • Your voice will be heard here, your ideas considered, and your efforts rewarded. Our relatively flat hierarchy means our directors’ doors are always open. We want you to work with us to build on a positive culture, to ensure your ideas and valued contributions (which have helped our clients) are recognized when it comes to reviews and appraisals. You will be truly valued and looked after.
  • We support your wellness and promote a healthy blend of work/life balance.  We encourage you to take that PTO and offer cutting edge benefits. Top-notch free mental health support services are just the latest to be added to an incredible lineup. 
  • And last but not least... we're fun. At least we think so. :-D. There isn't a day that goes by where there isn't deep belly laughter heard in the hallways. 

Better Benefits, Better Life

We believe employers should empower the whole person, not just the “employee.” Our benefit structure is designed to support all five pillars of overall wellness: Financial, Physical, Emotional, Social, and Professional.

Our comprehensive benefits package

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Health, Rx, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans

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401(k) Retirement Plan

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Basic Life Insurance

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AD&D Insurance

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Voluntary Life / AD&D Insurance

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Short-Term + Long-Term Disability

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Paid Parental Leave

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Flexible Spending Plans

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Tuition Reimbursement

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Cell Phone Reimbursement

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Commuter Reimbursement

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Professional Development Support

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Mental Health + Wellness Programs

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Vacation, Paid Holidays, and Sick Time

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Competitive Compensation + Bonuses

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