Burlington Director of Construction - Northeast in Burlington, New Jersey
LOCATION 1830 Route 130 North Burlington NJ US 08016
Bring your skills as an experienced retail construction leader to a growing Fortune 500 retail company and certified Great Place to Work!
As Director of Construction , you’ll lead a team of Construction Project Managers in all construction functions related to New Stores, Remodels, CAPEX Projects, and other construction projects as assigned. We are seeking a skilled retail construction professional with experience working in New York City and the boroughs, with a strong understanding of the unique challenges of working in the complex NYC environment.
This role requires 8+ years of construction management experience, including 5+ years in retail store construction/project management. At least three years in a senior leadership role with a fast-paced and growing retailer is required, and experience managing remote teams is strongly preferred. This hands-on position requires significant travel on a weekly basis.
Key responsibilities include:
Manage, support, and develop a remote team of Construction Project Managers, while managing select projects directly as needed
Provide construction budgeting to Real Estate team for potential new store deals.
Negotiate VE with landlord’s construction & real estate rep and develop optimum execution plan based on quickest time to market
Work closely with both the Landlord’s team/consultants and Burlington’s team/consultants to coordinate a cohesive set of SOW and construction docs
Work directly with Real Estate & Legal teams to review and red-line proposed work exhibits & legal docs.
Develop a complete CPM project timeline from lease execution through Turnover and GO. Provide ongoing risk assessment and proposed solutions.
Develop remodel phasing plans and conduct meetings with Field Ops, Merchandise Planning Managers, and Store Planning.
Conduct field survey with Architect to develop a complete scope of work and budget.
Conduct pre bid meeting with GCs, Architect, and PM to establish bid timing, scope of work, VE options, and alternate pricing.
Manage master CPM construction timeline displaying the complete Project Life Cycle to aid all business partners in overall planning.
Burlington is committed to being an employer of choice. We offer a competitive wage and benefit package including a generous paid time off plan, a company matched 401(k) and an associate discount. Our associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and our communities through various social responsibility initiatives. As a growing company, we offer a variety of professional development and career growth opportunities. Burlington Stores is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.
Posting Number 2021-168626
Address 1830 Route 130 North
Zip Code 08016
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 12/6/2021 12:34 PM
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Real Estate/Store Development