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Project Manager

Project Manager

Team 
Facilities Management
Location 
US-MI-Detroit

Position Details

Who We Are

Detroit-based Bedrock is a full-service real estate firm specializing in acquiring, leasing, financing, and managing commercial and residential space. Since its founding in 2011, Bedrock and its affiliates have invested more than $3.5 billion in developing more than 100 properties in downtown Detroit and Cleveland totaling more than 16 million square feet. Bedrock’s real estate portfolio consists of more than 330 office and retail tenants in Detroit’s technology-centric downtown. For more information, visit www.bedrockdetroit.com or engage with us on Twitter @BedrockDetroit and Facebook.

What You'll Do/Need

The Team

Oversees all aspects of the development and construction process in addition to supporting the acquisition process. Hiring and directing architecture and engineering consultants as well as construction managers, the Bedrock Construction Team is dedicated to facilitating project collaboration and cohesiveness of all team members interacting with a development requirements and fostering relationship with the city, state, and federal agencies.

 

Job Summary The Project Manager, Procurement will assist the VP of Construction to develop, organize, implement and manage construction cost savings initiatives.

 

Essential Functions

  • Research and propose new construction materials procurement strategies that maximize bulk spending across multiple development projects.
  • Execute and manage construction materials procurement strategies including supplier outreach, RFP, negotiations, and contracting.
  • Evaluate opportunities for local construction material spend and propose potential supplier partnerships to maximize local spend.
  • Research and propose new construction rental equipment strategies that minimize rental equipment spend across multiple development projects.
  • Execute and manage construction rental equipment strategies and partnerships.
  • Perform cost analysis and set appropriate benchmarks for measuring material savings and rental equipment program performance.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in procurement with responsibility for bulk purchase discount programs, rebate programs, and contract negotiations.
  • Must be an innovative but decisive individual who can work effectively in a highly collaborative, team-based environment; has the ability to set goals and expectations and hold others accountable; can encourage and mentor others; is approachable, empathetic and outgoing; can quickly gain trust and respect; and is able to establish and maintain relationships.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with, and communicate clearly to internal and external team members including clients/owners, consultants, contractors, designers and regulatory agencies.

What You'll Get

Cultural Competencies

  • Modest & Secure
  • Independently Driven
  • Intelligently Collaborative
  • Never Satisfied
  • Relentless Commitment to Service

 

Salary and Benefits

  • Compensation to commensurate with experience and industry standards
  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision, and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs

 

 

Bedrock is an equal opportunity employer.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, and may be modified periodically.

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