Senior Project Manager-Commercial Interiors

  • Chicago, IL
  • Full-time

Company Description

REED Construction, a rapidly growing full-service construction firm with extensive expertise in general contracting and design-build, is seeking an experienced Senior Project Manager to join our team.

Job Description

  • Manage project life cycle including subcontractor negotiations and buyout, project scheduling, material procurement, RFI’s, pencil draws, change order management and project close out   
  • Conduct meetings with clients, architects and other partners to provide project updates; engage in team collaboration and communication with the Superintendent to proactively resolve any on-site issues keeping the project on track  
  • Generate detailed and accurate conceptual budgets from space plans, and/or renderings and/or scope notes  
  • Serve as the point of contact for project management staff, subcontractors, building owners and managers, building engineers, architects and more


  • Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred but not required
  • Minimum 5 years of commercial construction experience, preferably interiors
  • Goal-oriented – ability to react quickly to changing circumstances and still achieve the desired end results  
  • Calm and professional demeanor, even in high-pressure situations  
  • Strong understanding of project cost analysis  
  • Experience with project management software is a plus (Procore, On-Screen Takeoff, Timberline, Salesforce, Microsoft Project)   
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook

Additional Information

What REED offers:

  • Above market compensation (base plus generous bonuses)
  • Excellent work-life balance (off at 3pm every Friday)
  • Plenty of room for quick career advancement
  • Mentor/mentee program to help train and foster talent
  • Fully stocked bar including a keg
  • Outstanding benefits including health, dental, vision, 401k, and discounted gym membership
  • Company communal car for visiting job sites
  • Conveniently located in the heart of the West Loop, one block from Union Station