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VP, Projects - Industrial Construction

Atlanta, GA, USA | Jones Lang LaSalle

  • Industry:
    Real Estate
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
    Business Development
  • Experience:
    10-12 years
Job Description:
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We are currently seeking a Vice President specializing in Manufacturing/Food Processing/Cold Storage to join our Project and Development Services team. Our team’s priorities are:

Delivering strategic solutions for clients

Leveraging broad network to drive growth

Developing our people and inspiring others

Supporting ambitions beyond the workplace

Applying new technology and data to drive change

What this job involves 

Strategic leadership in designing the workplace of the future

As a Vice President at JLL, you will be directly responsible for generating, leading and delivering challenging projects. Your priorities will lie in leveraging your network and focusing on clients’ priorities while managing complex projects in multiple sectors, types and sizes. Being forward thinking and consistently demonstrating initiative to adopt new technologies and develop efficient processes is key to the impact you will have in this role. Your strong knowledge of construction projects from start to finish will speak to your ability to push the business forward through innovative and industry changing ideas.

Being at the heart of the team

You are an individual who sees the big picture, acts decisively and focuses on creating an energized and collaborative environment. As Vice President, you will contribute to building progressive strategies through financial acumen and desire to drive results as a team. You will be directly responsible for growing and developing successful, diverse and inclusive teams. Success will be measured by your ability to lead change by translating vision to realistic strategies and team goals.

Embracing the human side of business

You are client focused, committed to cultivating business relationships, and possess strong interpersonal awareness to develop and grow programs within a selected market. As Vice President, you will also be focused on the client experience, consistently delivering tailored solutions by leveraging the JLL platform across business lines. You will demonstrate the ability to contribute to the culture, growth and development of a team. You will have a holistic understanding of the business unit’s overall strategy and team goals.

Sound like the job you’re looking for? Before you apply it’s also worth knowing what we’re looking for:

Education and experience

A Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering or Construction Management preferred

10+ years of relevant experience related to construction project management.

Manufacturing/Food Processing/Cold Storage construction project management experience required

Experience managing, and leading others is preferred

Proven business development experience is preferred

A relationship builder

Both verbal and written communication skills are vital, and, of course you’ll be good at establishing relationships with all levels of the organization & external clients.

Tech minded

The real estate and construction industries are consistently changing with technology. You’ll need to make technology work to your advantage. You must demonstrate proficiency in the use and application of project management technology tools and continually seek opportunities to develop your skillset. Staying abreast of the latest construction technology systems and platforms will support you in developing the best strategies for your clients.

An achiever

You’ll have a proven track record of results as we’ll expect you to act decisively, think big, and manage your time to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, high volume environment. Most importantly, you’ll want to contribute to a diverse, supportive, and talented team.

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