We are looking for a Project Manager to join our established design practice. This is a high-level leadership opportunity with an award-winning, collaborative practice that strives for design excellence. The Project Manager will be leading a range of project types, in collaboration with our diverse design team. We are searching for a highly driven individual who is committed to the collective questioning of how our process and work can contribute to the health of our ecologies, cities, and economies with design solutions that are simultaneously timeless and progressive.
A professional architectural degree is required
Strong design talent with proven project leadership experience at high profile firms
Minimum of 10+ years of professional experience, licensure required
Establishing and implementing goals and objectives, developing and promoting the firm’s values and long-range plans in collaboration with firm principals
Day-to-day management and organization within the New Orleans office in collaboration with senior design and technical personnel, including development of project plans and their execution
Strong skills in Revit required / CD phase experience required
Rhino,Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office Suite is required. Experience with Autocad, Parametric Modeling [Grasshopper] and Maya is desirable.
Experience in providing architectural consultation in the planning, design and coordination of projects at all phases
Ability to work within a team structure, leading project teams in the execution of formally and materially innovative architecture.
Ensuring quality enhancement, and professional development in collaboration with firm principals
Good interpersonal and communications capabilities. Ability to work with and elevate younger staff members.
Strong, positive references
In order to be considered for employment, all applicants must show proof of US citizenship or authorization to work in the United States
Challenging work within an award-winning design-focused practice
Exploration in form, function, and materiality
Collaboration with a team in search of design excellence
Developing a range of challenging project types nationally and internationally
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Trahan Architects is an international award-winning architecture firm based in New Orleans, LA, that focuses on cultural, educational, assembly, and mixed-use projects throughout the United States and overseas. The firm strives to fulfill the aspirations of clients while being mindful of the impact on both natural and social environments. Trahan's globally recognized projects demonstrate a high le...vel of technological sophistication coupled with a quiet sense of beauty. Notable projects include the Louisiana Museum and Sports Hall of Fame, the River City Library in Baton Rouge, and The Alliance Theatre at the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia. The firm has design studios in New York, NY and Chicago, IL.