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Project Management
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The Project Executive develops and implements a plan to deliver the required project and services in the most effective and efficient manner possible, with the support of the project teams and input from external stakeholders.  This position is responsible for managing all Company contact with new and existing clients.  The Project Executive may oversee a single large project or multiple projects.  This position is responsible for generating business, negotiating contracts, estimating, bidding, profit/loss of assigned projects, and supervision of project management staff.
What You'll Do:
  • Coordinate efficient assignment of staff among projects with Account Manager and oversee management of on-site staff;
  • Assist Business Development/Marketing in the sales process for new and existing clients, including presentations and proposals;
  • Enhance good relationships with clients, designers, consultants and internal Skanska clients;
  • Confer with Account Manager and project management to identify client expectations and to develop related project strategies;
  • Lead project team in development of Project  Execution Plan; 
  • Assist in overseeing cost control and change management systems;
  • Oversee execution and updates of initial master schedule;
  • Oversee preparation of reports regarding financial performance of the project, including PSRs, PFCs and CI reports;
  • Review monthly owner project status reports, as required;
  • Attend and participate in project meetings, including progress, pre-construction and pre-award;
  • Coordinate development  and maintenance of site logistics plan with Project Manager and Superintendent; 
  • Assist in overseeing project close-out; 
  • Approve Subcontractor/Vendor Bid Lists/Bid Packages and Awards with project management;
  • Authorize reimbursable travel/expenses and non-reimbursable travel/expenses up to $1,000 as required;
  • Conduct quality inspections;
  • Communicate and enforce Skanska Safety and Health Management Program; 
  • Demonstrate commitment to an Injury-Free Environment through own actions and mentoring others; 
  • Develop skills and mentor project management employees, including conducting employee evaluations per Skanska’s guidelines, as required.
 We're Looking For:
  • Computer knowledge and efficiency, including Microsoft office products;
  • Advanced knowledge of industry;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Extensive knowledge of financial operations;
  • Excellent management skills;
  • Functions effectively as part of a team;
  • Exhibits excellent leadership qualities;
  • Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times;
  • Dependability;
  • Ability to delegate work appropriately;
  • Excellent decision-making/problem-solving skills;
  • Bachelor’s Degree – Construction Management, Engineering or equivalent;
  • 15+ years extensive experience in management of construction operating units.
Developing Your Career at Skanska, You Will:
  • Contribute to a sustainable future improving the lives of people, communities and companies;
  • Collaborate in an open culture where sound values and dedicated people come together for greater results;
  • Thrive in a people-driven international company with countless opportunities to learn and grow.

Skanska is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination, harassment or retaliation. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge is based on job requirement, individual qualifications, merit, and business needs. Skanska does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability (includes physical or mental), citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, civil union or domestic partnership status, military or veteran status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other protected characteristics under federal, state, or local law.


Skanska is one of the world’s leading construction and development companies. Skanska’s core operations in the U.S. include building construction, civil infrastructure and developing self-financed commercial properties. In 2020, construction in the U.S. generated $6.5 billion in revenue, and as a developer in the U.S., Skanska has invested a total of $2.8 billion in commercial and multi-family projects. With U.S. headquarters in New York City, Skanska has 29 offices with 7,600 employees nationwide. An industry-leading innovator in both safety and project execution, Skanska offers competitive solutions for traditional and complex assignments that build a more sustainable future for our customers and communities. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled approximately $17.2 billion in 2020.



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