Senior Preconstruction Manager - eCommerce at Ryan Companies US, Inc. in Chicago, Illinois

Posted in Management 9 days ago.

Job Description:

Company Info

With more than 80 years in business and 16 offices (and growing!), Ryan offers comprehensive commercial real estate solutions to customers across the US. We bring a collaborative, relationship-driven approach to delivering spaces where people thrive and businesses succeed. Join a company with an outstanding culture and competitive benefits. At Ryan, we don't just build buildings - we build stories.

Job Description

Ryan Companies US, Inc. has an immediate career opportunity for a Senior Preconstruction Manager to join our team in Minneapolis! Do you bring at least 10-15 years of successful commercial/industrial preconstruction experience? Do you enjoy working in a fast, fun, inclusive and collaborative workspace? Do you want the next chapter of your career to be with an industry leader in commercial real estate who brings a fully integrated and creative design-build approach? If this describes you, we encourage you to apply today.

Some things you can expect:

  • This role will be dedicated to a program involving a large eCommerce industrial client with projects across the country

  • Work with project teams to lead and manage full range of preconstruction phase activities including RFP responses, estimating, design management, and project development

  • Perform quantity take-offs of all construction systems

  • Solicit subcontractor pricing for budgeting and bid proposals

  • Scope and select subcontractors based on best value and project requirements

  • Record final estimates and maintain cost history for program

  • Support the development, design, and construction teams with preconstruction expertise including design management, costs, scheduling, procurement, and pursuits

  • Provide direction for understanding project scope, market pricing, and available resources

To be successful in this role, you must have a bachelor's degree in Engineering, Architectural or Management degree and at least 10-15 years of proven experience in the commercial/industrial construction industry.

You will really stand out if you:

  • Documented experience with large eCommerce industrial/distribution projects.

  • Have proficiency with CSI and Uniformat II work breakdown structures.

  • Understand construction means and methods, building types, and procurement methods.

  • Can perform thoughtful and accurate quantity takeoffs and summarize data in a meaningful way

  • Deep knowledge of Microsoft Excel, OST, DESTINI Estimator, BuildingConnected, and BIM360 a plus.

  • Communicate proactively and effectively, focus on customers, and display a high level of professionalism, honesty, and integrity.


Positions require verification of employment eligibility to work in the U.S.

Must be Authorized to Work in the US

Ryan Companies does not sponsor foreign workers for nonimmigrant visas or employment-based green cards unless the position is on our executive leadership team.


Competitive Salary

Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits

Retirement and Savings Benefits

Flexible Spending Accounts

Life Insurance

Educational Assistance

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Parenting Benefits

Long-term Disability

Ryan Foundation - charitable matching funds

Paid Time for Volunteer Events

Ryan is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Ryan does not accept recruiting agency solicitations.