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Posted: Thursday, March 8, 2018 8:50 AM

Requisition Number: SS:12326
Area of Interest: Store Development
Organization: Corporate
Brand/Division: Shared Services
Position Type: Full:time
Our Company
Williams:Sonoma, Inc. is a specialty retailer of high:quality products for the home. These products, representing six distinct merchandise strategies :: Williams:Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, PBteen, West Elm, and Rejuvenation :: are marketed through nearly 600 stores, seven catalogs and six e:commerce websites. We are in the business of enhancing the quality of our customers lives at home, and each of our brands serves this purpose. Weve seen some big changes since our first brick:and:mortar store opened more than half of a century ago. What hasnt changed is our passion for high:quality products, functional design, outstanding customer service, and enhancing the lives of our customers and the communities where we operate. Today, were a multi:brand, multi:channel, global enterprise supported by state:of:the:art technology and some of the most talented teams in retailing : and were always looking for new energy and ideas.
We are looking for a smart creative person to manage and partner with the development of assigned projects from Real Estate site selection through construction completion including estimating, bidding, scheduling, procurement, construction management, punch list, and project close out.
Essential Functions
* Review design and location criteria with real estate and design architects
* Establish construction budgets and schedules, based on design and deal criteria
* Review plans and evaluate specifications for assigned projects
* Establish Workletter scope and manage landlord provided items as defined by the lease
* Review value engineering of projects with design team, director, and general contractor
* Negotiate contracts with general contractors and assist purchasing manager with vendors
* Prepare, solicit, review and analyze construction bids with Director
* Collaborating closely with design team to achieve the best expression of each brand at each location
* Coordinate with purchasing manager on the selection and delivery of owner provides items
* Review and approve technical submittals with store planning, architects, and engineers
* Conduct frequent construction site visits to evaluate progress and construction practices
* Manage general contractors with frequent meetings and performance evaluations
* Monitor and coordinate environmental testing and abatement issues
* Coordinate and follow:up on punch list performance
* Assist repair manager with warranty issues and major capital expenditure projects
* Manage Construction Coordinator with assistance from Director
* Bachelors degree preferably in construction management or architecture
* Eight (8) years construction experience :: management of 20 projects per year
* Five (5) years minimum as retail construction project manager
* Ability to travel 40 to 60 of the time and work independently
* Computer knowledge :: MS Office
* Advanced Excel and MS Project skills
* Budget management of 25 million per year
* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Strong negotiation skills
* Strong technical construction knowledge
* Passion for Innovation
Bonus Skills (nice to have)
* CAD, PhotoShop, and 3 Model Projects
This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship
Williams:Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Williams:Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.


• Location: San Francisco

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