We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager who will work in our Precision Doors and Hardware unit in Alexandria, Virginia.
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, door frames, and related building products for non-residential building applications throughout the United States.
For this Project Manager position, we are searching for an energetic, self-motivated individual with at least 3 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.
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 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
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.
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
About The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC.
The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC is a privately owned engineering services and specialty distributor-subcontractor. We are the premier provider of architectural hardware, doors, doorframes, and related building specialties for non-residential building applications throughout the US. Established in 1955, we have built a reputation through our many full service sales units as the “go to” supplier for point-of-entry products & services. Our primary customers are general contractors, design build contractors, commercial building owners, and national account customers. From hospitals to hospitality – from stadiums to schools – large work or small – we understand the unique needs of your construction project. We are active in all non-residential building sectors, can successfully complete work in many markets within the US, and when requested, outside the US.
Our service culture is driven by sales professionals with market-leading product and application knowledge who partner with our in-house technical experts (LEEDs, Electronic Security and Access Control and other required disciplines). In an industry where engineering details and various code requirements can become quite complex, our... competent professionals are critical to providing industry expertise, exceptional customer service and focus.Our operating units include Precision Doors & Hardware, LLC; Martin Architectural Products, LLC; Architectural Building Supply, LLC; Hollow Metal Specialists, LLC; RDL Supply, Delta Door and Hardware, Pinnacle Door & Hardware; Specialized Architectural Products; Door Pro Systems; Contract Hardware of Florida and Exactitude, which comes to market under the trade names of Hardware Consultants and Precision Millwork. Today, our family of companies works with customers across the United States.
At The Cook & Boardman Group We believe in:
- Mutual respect, trust and empathy
- Excellence through continuous improvement and lifetime learning
- Individual professional fulfillment through superior teamwork
- Shared focus on profitable growth.
The Cook & Boardman Group is dedicated to providing a consistently superior, total value experience on each job, for each customer…every day. We are Building on Our Reputation.