Posted: Tuesday, September 5, 2017 3:14 AM
Job Description About the Role: The Operations and Business Development Assistant to support operations of a busy commercial construction company. The person in this position will be responsible for but not limited to: assisting in the development of presentations and meetings; reviewing and responding to vendor, subcontractor and client correspondence; supporting the CEO with business development activities; company representation at industry events; client and proposal support; CEO calendar management; other duties as assigned. In this role it is critical that the qualified applicant have the ability to interact with staff (at all levels) in a fast paced environment, sometimes under pressure, remaining flexible, proactive, resourceful and efficient, with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality. Qualifications: 5+ years of operations support experience 2+ years business development, public relations or marketing experience Strong knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook High level of integrity, confidentiality and strong work ethic Ability to work in an evironment with minimal processes with a high level of efficiency Excellent written and verbal communication skills Must be exceedingly well organized, flexible and be able to "think on your feet" with a "can do" attitude Ability to support company public relation efforts through attending industry events Experience in a professional services or a commercial construction environment preferred Experience in supporting business development efforts such as: responses to RFP's, bid generation, etc Ability and desire to work core office hours of 8-5 with flexiblity for overtime as needed Education: Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Business Management or similar required Company Description Founded in 1993 with corporate offices in Columbia, Maryland, Costello Construction is a mid-size award winning commercial construction contractor primarily performing projects in Maryland, Virginia and DC. Some of our past projects recognized for their excellence in project performance and/or design include: The National Museum of Health & Medicine, the Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza, the Rockville Police Station and the Silver Spring Library. Throughout our company history, our core principles have remained unchanged: client satisfaction is paramount. We build only the highest quality projects safely and timely. We owe much of our consistent reputation for quality construction to our approach of performing so much of the work ourselves. We typically self-perform about 30% of the work on our projects, including all site work and concrete work. Our ability to self-perform work combined with the benefit of owning a significant amount of heavy equipment and a large tools help reduce client costs and keeps our field crew in line with critical construction schedules. With a hands-on management style, Costello Construction stays in control of every aspect of the building process from beginning to end. Completing projects on time, every time, and within the allotted budget is simply our corporate standard, and our team sees to that personally.
• Location: Baltimore
• Post ID: 26533987 baltimore