Roger Ferris + Partners is seeking an experienced, high-performing, self-motivated registered architect for a fulltime Senior Project Manager position within our Bridgehampton, NY office. This position holds the true potential for a candidate to continue the growth and expansion of Roger Ferris + Partners’ presence on the East End of Long Island.
Candidates must have an accredited degree in architecture and not less than ten (10) years of experience working on high-end residential projects with a deep understanding of the construction administration process. Candidates with experience in a small office environment or as a sole practitioner are preferred. The Bridgehampton office is part of a broader, collaborative and design-intensive studio environment shared with our main office in Westport, CT. As such, design and management scope for projects in the region is jointly managed by leadership in both offices. Candidates must possess thoughtful leadership skills and exhibit a detailed understanding of the design and management process through all phases of design and documentation. Specifically, candidates must demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of the regulatory and entitlement process in Eastern Long Island; have experience in developing detailed construction documentation, including specifications, and on-site construction administration. Regarding the latter, candidates must have experience working hand-in-hand with builders and contractors on problem-solving and design execution. Candidates will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Bridgehampton office, working alongside a small, targeted team. Development of internal schedules, task trackers, budgets and other related productivity and communication tools will be required to keep leadership informed. Candidates will be expected to operate autonomously at times and will travel to the Westport office on an every other week basis.
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.
Experience and Qualifications:
Legal status to work in the US, including a valid working permit and/or visa
Completion of an accredited program in architecture
Not less than ten (10) years of work experience as an architect and project manager in the field of high-end residential architecture
In-depth experience in the Construction Administration phase, including on-site problem-solving and design execution with builders and contractors
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
Self-motivated with an ability to work autonomously
Highly collaborative and able to manage and lead a small, targeted team
Strong problem-solving skills and an innate desire to produce meaningful work
Exceptional time management skills
A flexible and open attitude towards different working methods
Familiarity with Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project or another related scheduling program
Knowledge of and proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and related programs
Advanced Knowledge of and proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit and Sketch-Up
For those interested, please send an email with the subject, “Senior Project Manager,” and submit a single document containing a cover letter, your resume and work samples in .pdf format to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Incomplete submissions will be discarded
About Roger Ferris + Partners
Roger Ferris and Partners is a renowned Architectural firm practicing architecture, interior design and masterplanning services for private and public sectors. Our design approach synthesizes creative imagination and rational logic. Our approach to design and our passion for diverse and challenging projects is enhanced by the ability to cross-pollinate design skills among building typologies. The design strategies employed are defined by a clear organizational methodology and are implemented through careful attention to human scale. In fact, practicing architecture and planning at a variety of scales is not only a component of the firm’s root philosophy, it supports and advances our work.
Upon examining our body of work, one discovers projects that are not necessarily linked stylistically; however, each design solution represents a contextual response, whether to an existing urban environment or to elements in a natural landscape. We have strategically pursued work with a wide range of clients, resulting in projects of various types and scales. These include master plans, commercial buildings, office interiors and single-family residences. Each discipline informs the other an...d the projects vary in size from small and often intricate essays in interior design to large, complex buildings defined by beautifully proportioned, well-executed spaces with well-developed details. Our methodology embodies unique design sensitivity and allows for a focused approach that is applied in various ways to all of the firm’s projects. The firm is committed to providing noteworthy architecture that responds to its environment while still further engaging the process of design exploration. The multitude of our project scales allows for investigations in details and construction methods unparalleled by most practices. Roger Ferris and Partners have won over 70 regional and national awards and international citations and are recognized as a world leader in both commercial and residential architecture.