Gordon & Associates
Our clients?ranging from financial institutions to multinational corporations to government agencies?come to us for guidance when they?re operating in uncertain environments. In 2001, we developed the financial community?s first global political risk index to measure the comparative stability of emerging markets. We use both quantitative and qualitative assessments to provide timely information on key political drivers around the world and to highlight global trends.Description Responsible for working with the site development team to design a cost effective site. Oversee project design by assisting with site sketches for inclusion in lease documents, review and approval of site plans for zoning, permitting and construction. Ensure the most economical and best construction practices are utilized. Order services and coordinate activities of outside vendors, surveyors, geotechnical and environmental consultants, utility installations. Prepare bill of materials - order towers, shelters, equipment and project materials. Prepare bid documents, coordinate contractor bidding and awarding of work. Conduct bid walks and preconstruction meetings. Coordinate ordering and installation of utilities. Database and timeline updates to track adherence to project deadlines. Ensure quality construction standards and adherence to project plans. Coordinate QA processes and resolution including all punch-list items. Maintain safe work environments, monitor safety process of contractors, compliance with regulations. Oversee completion of closeout documentation. May include submittal of drawings to obtain plan check approval from jurisdictions and coordinating pulling permits with the approved contractor.Requirements 1 - 3 years experience in construction industry. Excellent communication skills Strong computer background, MS Office Proven time management and organizational skills Independent work style and ability to thrive in a fast paced, deadline oriented environmentHeadquartered in New York, we have offices in Washington, DC, and London, as well as on-the-ground experts and resources in more than a hundred countries. Our analysts are highly trained political scientists with extensive experience in the public and private sectors.Political risk is about understanding that governments and businesses have different expectations and goals. To operate a global business successfully, you need to understand what motivates government action, particularly in places where politics matter at least as much as economics to market outcomes.
Gordon & Associates