Mgr-Project Management – Marriott International HQ – USA


Job Number 19106089
Job Category Global Design
Location Marriott International HQ| 10400 Fernwood Road| Bethesda|
Maryland| United States
Brand Corporate
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Management

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Job Summary


Marriott International is seeking to hire an experienced Project Manager (with
a design & construction focus) excited to travel to all parts of North America
and partner with the most ambitious franchisees in the hospitality industry.


You know how to develop commercial real estate projects that execute on smart design?
You know how to managae and present executive summaries of design and construction progress?
You manage design & construction processes like a well-oiled machine – without losing your human touch.


As the newest Project Manager representing Marriott Select Brands| you|ll join
a large team of design & construction professionals:

Managing a volume-driven process that supports design review phases| milestone site observations| on-strategy project outcomes| along with account-based pipeline data management and forecasting
Maintaining the company|s vision to be the |World|s Favorite Travel Company|

Teammates and stakeholders alike will look to you for value-add project
decisions and progress updates. Utilizing high-level team collaboration and
negotiation skills| you’ll ensure internal teams (Brand| Development|
Owner/Franchise Services| etc) are moving towards a common strategic goal of
“Guest-focused Design| Owner-focused Results”.

Responsibilities include:

Managing a robust portfolio of franchisee accounts in their development of new-build/conversion Marriott Select Brand projects.
Facilitating the delivery of Marriott Select Brand projects with a focus on schedule| budget and to the quality standards required by the organization.
Providing value-added project decisions for Franchisees and Marriott utilizing construction industry experience| team collaboration and negotiation skills.
Relationship builder to provide consistent communications to ownerships| internal stakeholders| and hotel management teams.
Coordinating all aspects of the project delivery process with Design| Development| Procurement| Owner / Franchise Services| Risk Management and various other departments
Utilizing a proprietary database / project management software to track multiple projects for accurate reporting and forecasting to internal stakeholders.
Conduct new Franchise owner orientations while coordinating with internal disciplines and various other departments for participation.
Establishing a detailed knowledge and ability to deliver on brand strategy projects through close coordination with internal team disciplines.
Responsible for coordination and documentation of all milestone site observations.
Market and actively support the products and services provided by Marriott International’s Global Design Division.
Sharing best practices and lessons learned to promote continuous product and process improvement.
Perform other projects/assignments based on business needs/demands.


Familiarity with the following:

Review and processing of payment requisitions| material submittals/shop drawings| and change order requests.
Development of project schedules; tracking and review of construction documents.
Developing| executing and managing contracts in accordance with divisional contracting policies and corporate guidelines.
Knowledge of procurement processes from Bill of Materials and FF&E Management.
Consultant contracting and scope management.
Developing of qualified bidders list of General Contractors.
Preparing bid packages| contracts and material orders.
Budget forecasting and development of monthly construction project reports.

Key Skills/Requirements:

Knowledgeable about innovation within design/construction industry
Strong business acumen
Strong problem-solving skills
Ability to build & maintain strong working relationships
Customer service skills
Ability to negotiate and be flexible when appropriate
Comfortable navigating through conflict
Able to lead a team or project without authority using influencing and persuasion skills
Strong organizational skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced| dynamic| team-centric environment
Ability to prioritize and balance workload as an independent traveler on a week-to-week basis
Proficiency in utilizing mobile application platforms across multiple devices
Proficient in using Microsoft Office| Excel| Bluebeam| Adobe products| Project & Database Management Software (e.g.| Primavera| Microsoft Project)



4-year degree in Construction Project Management| Architecture or Engineering preferred| or equivalent work experience within the industry
Minimum 6 years progressive field construction experience preferably in the hospitality industry.
LEED/Green certifications encouraged
Applicable professional licenses/certifications encouraged


As part of the Global Design Americas team| you’ll work as a member of a
discipline-focused project team delivering on Marriott’s growth initiatives
across the United States and Canada. In this role| you’ll be working with
industry-leading franchise hospitality developers on a daily basis. As such|
the exposure this role will have with regards to volume of project types|
locations| ownership groups| contracting methods| design solutions| and
municipality constraints is unparalleled in the industry.

You can expect to travel approximately 60-75% every week as necessary to
manage the needs of your individual workload (Monday through Friday only).