The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC
  • 26-May-2017 to 25-Jul-2017 (EST)
  • Charleston, SC
  • Charleston, SC, USA
  • Exempt Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager who will work in our Cook and Boardman branch in Charleston, SC.  Charleston is a beautiful city full of southern charm, great cuisine and wonderful recreational and cultural activities.

Established in 1955, The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC ("C&B") is a privately-owned technical services business and specialty distributor. C&B is the nation's leading distributor of architectural hardware, doors, doorframes, and related building products for non-residential building applications throughout the United States.  C&B's operating units include Cook & Boardman, LLC; Precision Doors & Hardware, LLC; Architectural Building Supply, LLC; Martin Architectural Products; Hollow Metal Specialists; Hardware Consultants; Precision Millwork; and RDL Supply. Today, C&B operates from 22 locations across nine states and serves customers throughout the United States.

We offer competitive compensation and benefits along with a generous vacation and holiday plan.

Summary

For this Project Manager position, we are searching for an energetic, self-motivated individual with 3-5 years of experience in the Door & Hardware industry. This person should be prepared to join a talented team with established projects in place. Ability to multi-task and keep up with a fast paced environment are key.

Essential Functions

  • Receive telephone calls, emails and other correspondence from customers and respond within 24 hours.
  • Correspond and follow up with customers by sending final door, hardware or other schedules for approval.  Assure a prompt return and communicate changes and progress of schedule.
  • Contact customer before each jobsite delivery to assure proper scheduling of delivery and assure all logistics regarding delivery commitments are fulfilled. 
  • Coordinates and attend job site meetings according to the customer's schedule and requirements. 
  • Proactively anticipate customer needs and actively and periodically solicit feedback on Cook and Boardman performance.
  • Participate in developing solutions for customers with technical issues involving hardware and door products.
  • Monitor production schedules
  • Keep project files orderly and current.
  • Manage any project changes, revisions, revised purchase orders and change order documents and make revisions in Comsense.
  • Attend sales meetings to provide information or input for any customer service issues.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years in the commercial Door and Hardware Industry
  • Strong knowledge of Division 8 – particularly ASSA ABLOY, Allegion and Curries 
  • AHC certification or equivalent preferred
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to build solid relationships with customers and peers within the industry
  • Must be able to read and understand construction contracts and interpret blue prints, specifications and plans.
  • Knowledge of industry related software; Comsense. As well as Microsoft office; Excel, Outlook.
  • Knowledge of door, frame and hardware applications as they relate to UL, fire code, building code, ADA, life safety and other restrictions that relate to the general commercial construction industry.
  • Knowledge of electronic hardware
  • Must have excellent oral communication skills and positive interpersonal skills.
  • Effective time management skills
  • Strong mathematical skills

Physical Demands

This position is primarily sedentary. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear; stand; walk; and reach or lift using hands and arms.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. May require driving to work sites or customer locations.

 

Please apply by submitting your resume via this job posting.

 EOE Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor

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