Sr Project Manager - DC Construction

Employer
Target
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Posted
Oct 09, 2019
Closes
Oct 29, 2019
Employment Status
Full Time
Description:
About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America's leading retailers.

Target's distinctive brand love is infused throughout its many physical locations by the Properties teams. We have a direct and positive impact on the real estate, design, construction and maintenance of our stores, distribution centers and headquarters. Are you ready to help strategically grow Target's brand through leading-edge design, development, construction and preservation? Can you effectively balance the efficiencies of a large-design build company with the unique challenges and innovative solutions required by individual sites? Then take your place on one of our Properties teams, and help us make the most of Target's physical assets, both in the U.S. and overseas.

A role in DCConstruction means leading the execution of supply chain, and property management projects. From large program rollouts to unique special projects, retrofits, and large-format ground-up construction, you'll help manage the scope, schedule and budget for all DC Target construction projects. This includes adhering to the project timelines, coordinating and overseeing the onsite construction process. You'll keep all of the players and partners aligned with effective communication between supply chain teams, vendors, general contractors, field leadership and project teams.

As a Senior Project Manager, you'll take the lead as you develop and manage scopes, budgets, and schedules; as well as direct, supervise, and control the construction, installation, architecture and engineering design milestones for assigned projects or programs to meet established goals and objectives. Using your skills and experience, you will assist with all aspects of the process. By reviewing and analyzing contractor bids, you will make recommendations and approve subcontractor bids, conduct contract negotiations, review and approve changes to the contract and applications for payments, and close out all necessary contracts. You'll conduct cross-functional meetings throughout the lifecycle of a project to monitor the activities and budgets of other departments that affect the project as well as ensuring that project milestones are being met. You will be responsible for project completion within approved budget which includes obtaining, reviewing, and maintaining the budget input from other documents. You will use your experience, knowledge and skillset to mentor and influence other team members. In this role, your key focus will be in ensuring successful project execution while maintaining Target's quality standards. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About you:

  • Four-year degree; degree in Construction Management, Engineering or Architecture preferred
  • 7+ years of experience in construction project management or relevant supply chain roles
  • Advanced knowledge of construction processes, industry standards and best practices
  • Ability to lead and coordinate multiple projects and programmatic collateral duties with a key focus on estimating, budgeting and scheduling management
  • Strong communicator with ability to negotiate and resolve conflict
  • Highly self-motivated and committed to the development of high-quality work and productivity with strong organizational skills
  • Periodic project travel


Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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