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Project Manager

WS Development
Chestnut Hill, MA
  • Expired: October 31, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
About WS Development

Massachusetts-based WS Development is a mixed-use developer with a singular mission: creating places people want to be. With an approach that values art, science, innovation and, above all else, people, WS strives to engage each community it serves with best-in-class installations and activations. Established in 1990, WS is a vertically integrated company that conceptualizes, owns, operates and leases more than 100 properties that range from cutting-edge urban spaces to lifestyle and community centers. With over 20 million square feet of existing space and an additional five million square feet under development, it is one of the largest privately-owned development firms in the country.

WS is where great ideas and great people come together to design, build, and operate some of the best loved real estate projects in the country. We live at the intersection of entrepreneurship and establishment. We have the infrastructure of decades supporting a culture of free-thinking excellence.

We expect every WS employee to feel welcomed and valued irrespective of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, marital status, parental status, cultural background, and life experiences. Or for any other reason.

Overview

This role will require the candidate to regularly commute to our corporate office in Chestnut Hill, MA. WS Development is seeking a proficient project manager that will be a driving force behind the success of various multi-disciplinary, often cross functional marketing programs and creative projects. This project manager will be a critical member of the team tasked with supporting the process of bringing creativity and magic to our platform and properties everyday. This candidate will marry a pension for problem-solving with a get-it-done/can-do attitude and place a deep value on timeliness, quality and value.

This position will be relied on by many - Field Marketing, the Creative Team, our Director of Creative Operations and other brand team members - for a keen attention to detail, extreme organization, thoughtful and consistent communication, project planning, and management. This candidate will be responsible for coordinating people and processes to ensure that the projects are delivered on time and produce the desired results. They will be the go-to person for everything involving a project's organization and timeline. It's important that this person is able to prioritize projects as needed and flex as priorities shift.

WHAT TO EXPECT
  • Develop and manage detailed project schedules and work plans, ensuring timely deliveries based on requested timing
  • Monitor project progress, make adjustments as needed, and provide updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders
  • Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement
  • Digest incoming briefs, cultivate insight on what additional inquiries need to be made for a well-rounded brief on each project, ensure that information is sourced and passed along in a timely manner
  • Ensure deliverables align with business goals
  • Assist in management of project allocations and ensuring resource availability
  • Help maintain the server structure and DAM organization


Requirements

  • 3-5 years project management experience
  • Extremely strong organizational and detail oriented skills
  • Ability to work with precision under rigorous deadlines
  • Displays creative/innovative thinking ("thinking on your feet")
  • Adapts well to change and demonstrates flexibility
  • Works collaboratively
  • Has a sense of urgency and conveys a positive attitude
  • Exhibits strong communication skills with the ability to guide employees in other departments toward a better understanding of the production/design/creative process
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Has strong visual awareness/aesthetic and design skills

WS Development

Address

Chestnut Hill, MA
02167 USA

Industry

Construction