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As a Project Manager you will plan, coordinate, and direct all activities and teammates of assigned projects from project inception through project close-out. This includes managing contracts, clients, and the project team while remaining involved in business development and production activities.
Project Managers are responsible to drive results by coordinating the workload of the project team through all project stages to complete documents within project scope, on schedule, and meeting the client’s and Company’s budgets. This position requires involvement with the management, production, and coordination of several projects concurrently. Project Managers must exhibit excellent client relationship skills and are expected to be involved with marketing, proposal development, contract negotiation, and production meetings. Project Managers must work collaboratively with individuals throughout the organization with a strong team oriented approach.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Establishes project scope with the client
Identifies project related risks and proactively plans for their mitigation
Coordinates with the project team discipline leaders regarding fee preparation
Prepares fee proposals
Prepares and negotiates client and subcontractor contracts
Develops schedules and project plans
Leads project kick off and regular project team meetings
Communicates relevant information with the project team
Monitors the project team’s progress against plan
Ensures all project deliverables go through a detailed technical QA/QC review
Monitors subconsultant work progress against contract
Maintains frequent contact with the client
Identifies changes in scope to prepare and coordinate requests for additional services
Fosters positive relations with clients, subcontractors, and contractors
Resolves project related disputes in a prompt, professional manner
Coordinates project billing with the accounting department
Monitors the collection of fees from clients.
Provides feedback to the Director of Operations regarding performance and work quality of project teammates
Professional expertise demonstrated through 10+ years of architecture/engineering/project management experience within a variety of market sectors. Experience in Education, Civic/Public, and Commercial/Workplace experience preferred.
Degree in Architecture or Engineering from an accredited college or university required
Registered Architect or Professional Engineer preferred
Proficiency with Deltek Vision, Bluebeam, and MS Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project) preferred
Excellent time management and organization skills with the ability to become involved in and remain current on issues relating to a number of concurrent projects in various stages
Ability to work collaboratively with individuals throughout the organization with a strong team-oriented approach
Exceptional client management, customer service orientation, writing and presentation skills
Strong leadership, problem solving, and decision-making skills
Experience leading large and small user groups through a project design process
Working knowledge of current construction materials and methods and variety of project delivery and contracting processes