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Sr. Development Manager - Chicago IL office (Des Plaines)

Category: Other
Position type: Full Time
Job ID Number: 10043


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Position Profile

Responsibilities


Supervise the design and preparation of engineering, survey, landscape, and due diligence documents for projects throughout a wide range of markets, including review of plans, contract management, and project profitability for all JSD disciplines. The person in this position serves as a Project Manager, technical specialist, staff advisor and client consultant as well as leading and mentoring junior staff.

Other responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
  • Market the firms capabilities to establish new clients and enhance relationships with existing clients.
  • Prepare proposals for potential projects.
  • Prepare, communicate, and QA/QC client deliverables in a timely and efficient manner for projects under his/her management.
  • Prioritizing multiple projects and deadlines and communicating with the Executive Leadership Group, Team Leaders and Clients.
  • Be responsible for the efficient contract, billing, and collection process for projects under his/her management.
  • Develop and maintain an effective working knowledge of state, county, and municipal land development procedures and regulations.
  • Participate in the selection of design teams and sub consultants and in the negotiations of fees and subcontractors.
  • Serves as a representative of the firm at both public & private meetings and presentations relative to assigned projects (i.e. plan commission, common council, board & agencies).
  • Conduct constructability reviews, due diligence, preparing exhibits and application submittal documents, zoning and ordinance coordination.
  • Assist in the design/planning/review of other civil engineering projects of other managers when requested (QA/QC).
  • Communicate between departments to schedule work and establish project priorities and standards.
  • Maintains up-to-date project files, including hard copy and electronic versions, according to time dealing with multiple responsibilities concurrently.
  • Ability to work extended ours as required to meet client, project and/or business demands.

Education


Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Landscape Architecture, or equivalent. Registration as a Professional Engineer (P.E.), Landscape Architect, or Professional Land Surveyor (P.L.S.) preferred

Minimum ten years of specialized work experience within a discipline.

Contact Information


JSD Professional Services provides a variety of employee benefits including:

  • Health Coverage
  • Dental Coverage
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) 
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Direct Deposit
  • Vacation and Holiday Pay
  • Business Expense Reimbursement
  • Flexible Work Hours
  • Team Oriented
  • Company Outings

JSD Professional Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan. We strongly encourage minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Contact Information


E-mail:
Human Resources - hr@jsdinc.com

Direct Mail:
JSD Professional Services, Inc.
161 Horizon Drive Suite 101
Verona, WI 53593
Fax: 608-848-2255

JSD Professional Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan. We strongly encourage minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

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