Established in 1965, Glavé & Holmes Architecture is a nationally recognized architecture, interior design and planning firm located in Richmond, Virginia. The firm’s regionally focused design practice has cultivated expertise in five specialty areas - Cultural, Higher Education, Hotel & Home, Interior Design, and Urban Architecture. Each area is supported by a studio structure, allowing the team to provide the expertise necessary for a diverse portfolio. The firm strives to create a context-specific design that fits seamlessly into the cultural and historical milieu of a given community, while addressing the functional needs of the people who will interact with each space. Glavé & Holmes Architecture believes that great design is contextual, timeless, and has the capacity to engage the intellect and elevate the human spirit.
Glavé & Holmes Architecture is seeking to fill positons for Project Manager/Project Architects with over 10 years of experience. The studios looking for PM/PA level hires are in the Hospitality and the Higher Education areas. We are interested only in those individuals who can perform the role described below and with the credentials listed.
The Project Manager role and responsibilities include being the primary client contact for a given project, directing project team members’ work, creating and managing project budgets and assisting with business development. The Project Architect role and responsibilities include being the primary person responsible for creating the deliverables for a given project, directing project team members’ work, coordinating with consultants and managing many areas of project delivery, from conceptual design through construction. The division between Project Architect and Project Manager at G&HA is not distinct and many projects are managed by a hybrid PA/PM role.
For both roles the desirable credentials and abilities include:
Between 10 and 15 years of experience with a professional License in the U.S.
Experience with prior project and team management, experience with complex project programs and project sizes above $10M construction cost, experience with public and private sector projects
Demonstrated ability to create a set of construction documents, and knowledge of materials, details and construction
Expertise with Revit and AutoCad platforms as well as with Adobe Creative Suite
Passion for design excellence, collaborative spirit and willingness to learn, sense of humor
Interest in traditional architecture, along with demonstrated ability to design within that language.
Abilities with Graphic design, Hand drawing and sketching, to write coherently
Interest in being a generalist in the practice of architecture – ability to focus on multiple scales, from detail to master plan
Located in Richmond, VA., Glave & Holmes Associates is an award-winning design-oriented firm focused on context, high quality design and documentation, collaboration and client satisfaction. Our target markets are Urban Design; High-end Residential; Cultural (Museums, Visitor's Centers & Performing Arts); Higher Education; Hospitality and Interior Design. The firm is organized in Studios around ...these target markets yet we remain fairly flexible as we have an "we're in this together" attitude. We utilize a Quality Management office-wide system. We are currently a firm of 41 designers with 5 administrative. The firm started in 1965 and we enjoy a very good reputation.
Richmond, VA is a wonderful city of old and new. It has a long and interesting history, which is celebrated by the city, the state and the nation. The city is also very progressive. It is home to the #1 art school in the US, at VCU, and the #1 medical college in the US, at MCV - part of VCU. We have very active and thriving art and music communities. There are many venues for families - Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, Maymont, CMOR (the Childre's Museum), the Metro Zoo - to name a few. Richmond has a large variety of neighborhoods - old turn of the century rowhouses, 20's four-squares, new urbanism planned communities and converted warehouse. It is a wonderful place to live and work. Richmond is also very centrally located - close to the beach, the mountains, DC, etc.