Project Director - Pistons Sports & Entertainment - Closing date 30 Jun 2020

  • SportsJobFinder
  • Detroit, MI, USA
  • May 26, 2020
Full time Directing

Job Description

As the Project Director, you are responsible for delivering projects on time, within budget and scope by coordinating internal and external resources.  Duties include creating and maintaining comprehensive project documentation, providing status updates, and escalating critical issues when necessary.  The Project Director will be required to collaborate with the NBA, G League, WSU, LCA (OEI, ODM), engineers, architects, contractors, consultants, 313, municipalities, and Pistons Private Ownership team to determine the project requirements by internal stakeholders.  The Project Director will liaise with all internal departments on behalf of Facilities Maintenance. The Project Director will support the Facilities Maintenance team as required in various capacity.
·       Coordinate with contractors, designers/architects, engineers, consultants, and vendors on quotes, contracts, schedules, security access and logistics for projects and maintenance on all venues
·       Manage/support R & M and Cap X projects, plan, PO, DDs, CDs, document, budget review, quality control, punch list, closeouts
·       Liaise with accounting on POs, permitting, licensure, internal accounting processes, tenant issues
·       Meet with business partners and internal departments to document requests and clarify specific requirements of each project, and facilitate required actions
·       Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short- and long-term goals
·       Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis
·       Develop comprehensive project plans to be shared with clients as well as other staff members
·       Coordinating IT needs on behalf of construction projects & Facilities Maintenance

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • At least 5 years of experience project management 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Project, Plan Grid, Procore, Power Point, Sharepoint, CAD & various BAS
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to work flexible schedule from office setting to construction site or from home 
  • Ability to handle highly confidential information is required
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills and drive to improve yourself and those around you
  • Outstanding relationship skills combined with strong organizational skills
  • Ability to travel as required

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.