We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager who will work with our Cook & Boardman team in supporting both our Charleston, South Carolina and Jacksonville, Florida locations.
Established in 1955, The Cook & Boardman Group is the nation’s premier provider of architectural doors and frames, door hardware and related building specialty products in addition to complete systems integration services. We provide solutions for commercial and multi-family residential building applications. With more than forty convenient locations throughout the United States, we are uniquely positioned to provide the best entry and IT solutions for new construction, renovation and upgrade projects. We offer local service with a national presence.
The project manager works closely with assigned salesperson to stay abreast of customer needs on each active project: participates in problem resolution for jobs by skillfully gathering and analyzing information, developing alternate approaches and working well with small groups.
Receives telephone calls, emails and other correspondence from customers and coordinates response with assigned salesperson assuring reply within 24 hours.
Corresponds and follows up with customers by sending final door, hardware or other schedules for approval. Assures a prompt return and communicates changes and progress of schedule.
Contacts customer before each jobsite delivery to assure proper scheduling of delivery and assures all logistics regarding delivery commitments are fulfilled.
Coordinates job site meetings to assure that salesperson is able to attend according to the customer’s schedule and requirements. Attends meetings and takes notes of meeting when salesperson cannot attend.
Proactively anticipates customer needs and actively and periodically solicits feedback on Cook and Boardman performance.
Participates in developing solutions for customers and salesperson with technical issues involving hardware and door products.
Monitors production schedules
Keeps project files orderly and efficiently.
Manages any project changes, revisions, revised purchase orders and changes order documents and Comsense files to show revisions.
Attends weekly sales meetings to provide information or input for any customer services issues
All other duties as assigned
2 year degree in Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction Management, Construction Technology, or equivalent experience
Proficient in Microsoft Products, including but not limited to Excel, Word, and Outlook
Functional and working knowledge of computers
Must pass pre-employment background check and drug screen
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge of Division 8 and Division 10
Ability to read and understand construction contracts
Effective time management skills
Effective communication skills both verbal and in writing, good mathematical skills
Strong organizational skills
Self-motivated and proactive
Ability to multi-task
Professional and polished in both appearance and speech
Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
This job operates primarily in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. May occasionally require driving to project sites.
Please apply by submitting your resume via this job posting.EOE Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal ContractorAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.