Senior Project Manager - Horizontal Construction needed in San Francisco, CA

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The Senior Project Manager (SPM) will act as Owner’s Representative managing the general engineering contractor and leading the completion of a $50M streetscape improvement project in the San Francisco Bay Area. Project Scope includes roadway demolition, wet/dry utilities, grading, concrete, paving and landscaping. SPM will lead construction in all aspects of budgeting, cost review, change management, project schedule management, quality control and project reporting. Position based onsite in San Francisco. RESPONSIBILITIES: Negotiate contracts for and manage all selected contractors. Oversee construction project to ensure budget, quality, schedule, and risk management requirements are met. Initiate field directives, evaluate change orders and regularly report on project costs and progress. Review contracts, change order requests, track payments, inspect work progress onsite, and ensure design and construction quality control benchmarks are met. Coordinate and communicate with major stake holders for smooth operations and provide least amount of disruption to residents, neighbors, and property operations. Validate pay applications for inclusion into monthly draw requests. Validate project schedules and create and update owner schedules. Update project management software database, record budgets, cash projections and schedules. Lead, coordinate, and document construction progress and scheduling meetings with contractors, including preparing agendas and taking and distributing meeting minutes. Manage compliance with approved project documents including, but not limited to: Development Agreements and Environmental Impact Report (EIR) Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Programs (MMRP). Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project and program team. REQUIRED SKILLS: Strong knowledge of construction practices (demolition, wet/dry utility work, grading, concrete, asphalt and landscaping). Ability to schedule complex construction projects. Demonstrates a good understanding horizontal infrastructure design concepts. Strong knowledge of construction pricing. Proficiency in reading construction plans and specs. Proven leadership skills. Strong organizational and problem-solving skills. Strong written and oral communication skills. Demonstrates proficient business acumen, negotiation skills, and resourcefulness. Ability to manage multiple simultaneous projects with a self-starting personality that can work well with limited direction. Suitability to an entrepreneurial culture that places a premium on performance. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Bluebeam/Acrobat and MS Project/P6. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering or relevant training is preferred. 10+ years of directly relevant work experience in construction project management required (previous experience working for a general engineering contractor a plus). Demonstrated record of successful project management in complex situations.