Staples Project Manager - Furniture - VA Market in Richmond, Virginia
Seeking experienced furniture Project Manager with large project, multiple (nationwide) customer location experience that is capable of working as part of a team being extremely customer focused.
Project Manager who fully understands deadlines and complexities having an expertise in creating project timelines, reading drawings, having working knowledge of building interfaces for electrical and data.
Successful candidate should know how to budget a project, allocate resources, and mitigate risk. Also should enjoy interaction with trades and end user client groups alike and have a good grasp of both the spoken and written word as well as good presentation skills.
Average travel could be approximately 30-40% annually within market area to include car or airline and/or approximately an additional 10% out of market travel. Some overnights to be expected in both cases.
High School Diploma required
Minimum of three (3) years of project management and/or design and/or construction experience required
Bachelor’s Degree desired
Furniture Dealership or Furniture Manufacturer experience
CAPM or higher preferred (PMP)
Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written
Ability to read and understand construction drawings, furniture specification plans and other architectural drawings
Excellent project management skills
Strong business acumen
Strong interpersonal skills
Good computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
Possessing a great attention to detail
Having extreme customer focus
Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.