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Senior Project Manager-Special Projects

Posted on January, 23 2017

Company Overview:   Established in 1986 and headquartered in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, Design 2147, Ltd. is one of NYC’s oldest and most trusted expediting and consulting firms specializing in municipal approvals, violation remediation, building code and zoning consultation. Throughout its long and successful tenure, Design has gained a reputation for its sophisticated technical expertise as well as its responsiveness and commitment to the needs of its clients.

Job Description: The Senior Project Manager is an integral part of the organization and plays a vital role in serving as the liaison between the office, client and city agencies.

Essential Functions:

  • Oversee the production, execution and completion of all special projects
  •  Management ability to oversee the staff needed to complete said projects
  • Plan, coordinate, and lead project activities to ensure the attainment of objectives and schedules
  • Serve as liaison with the client and all internal departments to update on project milestones such as but not limited to: filings, approvals, permits, letter of completion, and sign off
  • Update client on project milestones such as filings, approvals, permits, letter of completion, and/or sign off and provide status reports as necessary
  • Review project and develop filing strategies

Core Competencies:

  • Reliable, self-motivated professional with superior verbal, written and presentation skills who is patient, tactful, diplomatic and approachable
  • Exceptional organizational, prioritization, and time management skills with demonstrated commitment to delivering excellent results in a fast-paced environment
  • Capacity to work well under pressure, handle multiple tasks, set priorities, meet deadlines, and adjust quickly fast paced work environment
  • Dedicated professional who can serve as a team player or work independently with limited supervision
  • Capability to perform research accordingly on specific job related data

The incumbent may be required to complete tasks at any of the below agencies including but not limited to:

  • Department of Buildings (DOB)
  • Fire Department (FDNY)
  • Department of Transportation (DOT)
  • School of Construction Authority (SCA)
  • Environmental Control Board (ECB)
  • Department of Finance (DOF)
  •  Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
  • Landmarks Preservation Committee (LPC)
  • Borough President’s Office/ Topographic Unit

Design 2147, Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace