CSArch is seeking to hire a Senior Project Manager/Project Architect with 10-15 years of experience who will join our firm’s higher education team. With high standards for design excellence, the ideal candidate is technically proficient, has excellent organization and communication skills, and has experience in successfully translating a project’s original design intent into construction documents. This individual will manage all phases of one or more projects and will direct employees and consultants to ensure the project team takes the proper steps and procedures to complete the work as planned, budgeted, scheduled, and in conformance with the intended design.
Plans, organizes, and manages the work of the project team
Fosters and maintains a collaborative professional working relationship with the project leadership team (i.e. Project Designer, Project Architect, Engagement Manager, and Principal in Charge).
Manages the work of other professional architects
Provides technical advice and solves complex issues
Provides on-going communication through team meetings, minutes, and update memos
Initiates and maintains contact with other key project individuals for clarification, coordination, and negotiation of critical issues
Communicates with consultants, contractors, sub-consultants and other disciplines to ensure project details are carried out, including technical issues and project information.
Manages project team for overall adherence to design intent and follow through.
Reviews documents for adherence to building and ADA codes
Exercises authority over day-to-day activity of assigned projects
Ensures that production of construction documents are in concert with design of a project
Responsible for managing project budget, work plans, consultants and schedule
Develops detailed project schedule and communicate key deliverable dates to project team
Tracks fees and labor costs for conformance to contract
Responsible for developing project financial plans and tracking the financial success of projects making adjustments as required to maintain probability.
Ensures project documentation complies with client contracts
Incorporates integrated sustainable design solutions into projects
Responsible for maintaining client relationships throughout project.
Keeps client apprised of project progress on regular basis
Identifies new business opportunities while developing current client relationships
Participates in selected marketing and business development opportunities
Experience: Minimum of 10-15 years of experience in architectural practice with prior management experience in all phases of projects through post-occupancy preferred.
Experience with New York State College and University projects a plus.
Registered NYS Architect with current license required.. • Strong knowledge of design, trends, construction methodology, material application, and manufacturer-supplier appropriateness. • Advanced knowledge of sustainability, integrated design and LEED guidelines. • General working Knowledge of Revit. • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Deltek IAccess software. • Proficiency in Newforma (preferred).
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
ARCHITECTURE | ENGINEERING | CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT At CSArch, we believe buildings are a legacy from one generation to the next. Rooted in over 25 years of education industry expertise, our design work unites communities by inspiring individuals of all ages in PK-12, college and university, corporate, and civic + institutional environments.We bring in-house professionals in architecture, ME...P engineering, construction management, and energy services to every project, combining experience with a collaborative process that leads to long-lasting relationships and impactful designs.