Construction President | Milwaukee, WI

ERG Construction Opportunities

Construction President | Milwaukee, WI

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Primary Responsibilities:

  • Set up measurable standards of performance for each department, measure that performance against established goals.
  • In conjunction with staff, establish companywide systems and procedures for reporting, project controls, financial controls, and employee relations.
  • Display the highest level of organizational and communication skills.
  • Must be thoroughly versed in the operations of a construction company, general contractor and design-build firm.
  • Must have a solid background in operations and sales.
  • Can clearly communicate the company’s status and direction to staff, owners and partners.
  • Manage direct reports, including Annual Performance Reviews, periodic reviews of progress toward annual goals of any direct reports. Establishment of annual performance goals of any direct reports.
  • Must be able to train, instruct and mentor members of the team in various methods and techniques that will enhance the team and company performance.
  • Plan, staff and supervise all assigned work unit activities through subordinate managers to ensure a cohesive operational unit.
  • Provide advice, guidance, and direction to subordinate executives and managers toward their professional development.
  • Assist in the establishment, and ensure compliance, of operational units’ short-term and long-term goals with overall corporate objectives.
  • Serve on the Executive Management Team.
  • Maintain primary profit/loss responsibility for assigned operational units.

Necessary Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Construction Management or a related field. Master’s Degree a plus, but not required.
  • 10+ years of extensive experience in the management of construction projects.
  • 15+ years with construction companies and at least 7 years at in a leadership position managing high construction value. Experience in commercial construction is critical. Retail construction helpful.
  • Desire for earned ownership
  • Demonstrate ability to maximize company profitability.
  • Demonstrate strong leadership, motivational skills and strong analytical skills.
  • Be an innovative leader in marketing and operations, corporate growth strategies and positioning company to excel in its marketplace.
  • Demonstrate ability to lead company during changes in financial cycles.
  • Demonstrate ability to create a company cultural consistent with the vision of the owners.
  • Ability to comfortably communicate, both verbally and in written correspondence, to senior executives, project team members, consultants, and partners.

Required Skills:

  • Computer and Technical Skills. Embrace and adapt to technology required to fulfill responsibilities of this position, to include Microsoft Office, excel, Outlook, Project Management software.
  • Ability to review/complete the following reports: Daily Construction Reports, Weekly Progress Reports, Monthly Project Reports.
  • Must possess writing and verbal communication skills and the ability to work effectively with other team members. Capable of representing the company publicly in a professional manner.
  • Time Management. Develop, organize, plan and have time management abilities to utilize, solve problems creatively, manage/schedule multiple priorities, and adherence of deadlines.

Recruiter Contact Info

Cal Bynoe
Executive Vice President
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