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Job Title: Project Manager
Company Name: CBRE
Location: Chicago, IL
Position Type: Full Time
Post Date: 02/14/2018
Expire Date: 02/24/2018
Job Categories: Computers, Software, Information Technology, Executive Management, Quality Control
Job Description
Project Manager

Responsibilities include managing and implementing detailed project schedules from contract to implementation, coordinating activities of project teams, identifying project issues, organizing and verifying documents, communicating project information and assuming additional responsibilities as assigned.


Acts as project lead, including supervisory and/or managerial activities, in the coordination of the project and IT teams to successfully complete specified projects.

Manages multiple projects simultaneously, while also serving as the main point of contact on some client projects.

Manages project scope, monitors project progress and performance, and provides status reports to Account Managers and IT, as required.

Interacts with the client to design customized reports and map layers for client projects

Provides client support and training on analysis and other results for assigned projects when needed.

Performs quality assurance on all products or services being developed for clients to ensure product is meeting specified requirements.

Provides support to Sr. Project Managers and Account Managers on projects.

Mentors the activities of Project Analysts, including support for analytical mapping jobs for production; provides support and assistance for extra workload as needed.  

Processes, prepares, and maintains critical analytic databases for client projects.

Extracts demographic information from various databases for use in maps or reports.

Performs other duties as assigned.


No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position.  May provide informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to coworkers. May coordinate and assign tasks to co-workers within a work unit and/or project. 

Manages 3rd party project delivery resources/team. Responsible for identifying training needs, tracking performance, coaching, and motivating team members.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university with a major or minor in Geography or related field; Requires 2 - 4 years of experience.

Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook.

Experience working with ESRI ArcMap, Maptitude, MapInfo or other GIS-related technologies.

Alteryx experience a plus.

Decisions made with thorough understanding of procedures, company policies, and business practices to achieve general results and deadlines. Manages several smaller projects or single large efforts on own, with consultation and reporting to Sr. Director. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to department.

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