Project Manager, Design & Construction
Location: New York
Posted on: October 13, 2019
Asset ManagementNew York, New YorkOur Vision: To make New York City
the global model for inclusive innovation and economic growth,
fueled by the City's diverse people and businesses.
Our Mission: To create shared prosperity across New York City's
five boroughs by strengthening neighborhoods and growing good
The Design & Construction Team within NYCEDC's Asset Management
division oversees the development process - capital planning,
design and construction - of NYCEDC's assets across all five
boroughs of New York City. The portfolio includes commercial real
estate properties as well as transportation, port assets, critical
infrastructure, and energy assets. The overall assets are divided
into multiple portfolios, each managed by a Vice President (VP).
The division-wide portfolio encompasses property types including
those that are standard in the real estate industry (retail,
commercial, industrial), port assets (NYC Ferry, NY Cruise, rail,
maritime and aviation) as well as assets particular to the public
sector (public retail and wholesale markets, Broadway and
non-profit theaters, and affordable industrial and commercial
campuses). The annual cash flow of the AM Design & Construction
Team is over $500M, with a 3-year capital plan of nearly $1.5B. The
division oversees over a hundred active projects. Project scopes
range from build-to-suit and build-to-spec ground-up developments
to value-add asset repositioning, as well as tenant improvements
and interior fit-outs.
Your Role: Reporting to the Assistant Vice President/Vice
President, the Project Manager will assist with the capital
planning, design, and construction of multiple real estate assets
that NYCEDC maintains and/or operates. The position supports the
AVP/VP by coordinating the AEC team - architecture, engineering,
and construction - and engages all phases of work, from
preconstruction to project close-out. Project scopes range from
build-to-suit and build-to-spec ground-up developments to asset
repositioning, as well as tenant improvements and interior
- Capital Planning: Coordinate the development of long-term
capital plans and annual expense budgets for NYCEDC's portfolio of
- Asset Development: The PM engages and facilities all phases of
development, from procurement of the architecture, engineering and
construction team to existing conditions assessments, programming,
feasibility studies, estimating and budgeting, schematic design
through construction documentation, regulatory submissions,
bidding, construction, and project close-out.
- Inter-departmental Coordination: The position coordinates with
the various departments at NYCEDC to ensure that the relevant
expertise is brought to bear on each project. Departments include
Planning, Legal, Contracts, Finance and Budget, Government
Relations and Marketing.
- Communication: The PM interfaces with internal and external
stakeholders including business owners, prospective and existing
tenants, community groups, and other agencies.
- Other duties as assigned.
- Bachelor's or equivalent degree required.
- 1 to 3 years of professional experience in Architecture,
Construction or a related field
- Strong sense of urgency and responsibility to achieve project
goals. Enterprising and resourceful, results oriented. Ability to
manage projects against tight timelines with a proactive and
collaborative style that works well in teams.
- Communicates effectively and inclusively at all levels of the
organization; presents to internal and external stakeholders.
- Strong quantitative and problem solving skills, written and
oral communication skills, including the ability to present to a
wide variety of audiences.
- Ability to work in a team environment
- Valid Driver's License
- New York City resident (required within 180 days of hire)
About Us: NYCEDC is New York City's primary vehicle for promoting
economic growth in each of the five boroughs. Our mission is to
create shared prosperity across New York City's five boroughs by
strengthening neighborhoods and growing good jobs. We do this by
developing, managing, and implementing expansion and redevelopment
programs that encourage investment and strengthen the city's
NYCEDC is dedicated to the creation of a dynamic, equitable, and
sustainable urban economy. We are making sure that whatever happens
next, happens right here in New York City-and that all New Yorkers
are a part of it.
NYCEDC offers many unique advantages for an exciting and fulfilling
career. As part of our team, you'll enjoy:
- The unique opportunity to make an impact on New York City
- Working on diverse, unique, and challenging projects
- Working closely with teams of creative, highly motivated, and
- Learning opportunities designed to enhance the practical skills
and business knowledge of our employees
- Excellent benefits, including company-paid 401(a) pension plan,
457(b) tax-advantaged retirement savings plans, medical, dental and
vision benefits, generous paid family leave and paid time off, and
The New York City Economic Development Corporation is an Equal
Opportunity Employer. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to
attract, retain, and engage a diverse workforce comprised of
talented people. NYCEDC employees can expect to work as part of a
highly engaged, passionate and inclusive workforce where everyone's
contributions are valued, respected and make an impact on one of
the best and most diverse cities in the world!
For more information, visit our website at edc.nyc.
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