The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC
  • 05-Jun-2018 to 04-Aug-2018 (EST)
  • Cook & Boardman, Charleston, SC
  • North Charleston, SC, USA
  • Exempt Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager/Outside Sales who will work in our Cook & Boardman office in Charleston, South Carolina.

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; Delta Door and Hardware; Pinnacle Door & Hardware; Specialized AP; Door Pro Systems and RDL Supply. Today, C&B operates from 33 locations and serves customers throughout the United States.

Summary

The project manager works closely with customer to stay abreast of customer needs on each active project: participates in problem resolution for jobs by skillfully gathering and analyzing information, developing alternate approaches and working well with small groups.

Essential Functions

  • Calls on existing customers and develops new customer relationships
  • Receives telephone calls, emails and other correspondence from customers and respond within 24 hours.
  • Corresponds and follows up with customers by sending final door, hardware or other schedules for approval.  Assures a prompt return and communicates changes and progress of schedule.
  • Contacts customer before each jobsite delivery to assure proper scheduling of delivery and assure all logistics regarding delivery commitments are fulfilled. 
  • Attends job site meetings according to the customer's schedule and requirements. 
  • Proactively anticipates customer needs and actively and periodically solicits feedback on Cook and Boardman performance.
  • Participates in developing solutions for customers with technical issues involving hardware and door products.
  • Monitors production schedules
  • Keeps project files orderly and current.
  • Manages any project changes, revisions, revised purchase orders and change order documents and makes revisions in Comsense.
  • Attends sales meetings to provide information or input for any customer service issues.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2 year degree in Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction Management, Construction Technology, or equivalent experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Products, including but not limited to Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Functional and working knowledge of computers
  • Must pass pre-employment background check and drug screen

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Knowledge of Division 8 and/or Division 10
  • Ability to read and understand construction contracts
  • Effective time management skills
  • Effective communication skills both verbal and in writing, good mathematical skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Winning attitude
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Detail oriented
  • Professional and polished in both appearance and speech

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.

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