Shelden Architecture is looking for an experienced, talented, innovative Project Manager to join our collaborative team environment.
The Project Manager must possess professional skills, high standards, and sound judgment. The PM must demonstrate experience in all phases of architecture and engineering services, including a flourishing knowledge of management planning, controlling and execution, as well as support a continuous learning environment. Team building and motivation are also key functions.
The Project Manager is responsible for: designing, planning, interpreting, organizing, scheduling and managing projects through all phases of development. Establishes and monitors budgets, manages project team, and prepares schedules to ensure efficient use of resources. Oversees design development, production of working drawings, and construction administration on projects. This position is responsible for maintaining client relationships and has authority to direct, control and monitor all project activities. Because of the scale and variety of project types, it is understood that the Project Manager will wear multiple hats from designer to draftsman to spec writer.
Major Responsibilities: 1. Ensures that project conforms to contractual agreement with client. 2. Effectively manages project budget to ensure profitability. 3. Effectively manages project schedule to ensure completion within allocated time period. 4. Maintains ongoing, positive and productive client relationships 5. Ensures that project needs are satisfied by effectively managing project staff and resources. 6. Effectively and proactively coaches, mentors and provides performance-enhancing feedback to team members. 7. Implements processes to reduce risks and exposure in all phases of the project. 8. Directs activities related to construction administration, including scheduling, preparation of shop drawings, field observations, report of change orders and pay request. 9. Ensures that construction administration activities emphasize efficiency, quality assurance and code compliance. 10. May participate in business development activities. 11. Performs other duties as required.
This position requires a B.S. or B.A in Architecture and 8 or more years of experience in designing a variety of projects. An architecture license, or equivalent experience, is required. The Project Manager must have client management, proposal creation, and negotiation experience, in addition to leadership experience and the ability to manage multiple priorities while consistently achieving high standards and goals. Proven experience in motivation and inspiring others is essential. Presentation skills and travel are required.
Additional Salary Information: Excellent Benefit package
401(k) Retirement plan
Vacation and PTO time
About Shelden Architecture
Shelden Architecture is a full service architectural firm providing services ranging from Pre-Design through Construction. Since 2002, we have designed distinctive buildings for scores of clients from the fields of business, healthcare, finance, retail, education, religion, housing, and more. Our services include commercial, residential, and interior design, land planning, as well as graphic design and visualization.
Shelden exists because beauty matters. It matters in the spaces that surround us. It matters in the structures we create, interact with, and inhabit. And this group of skilled artisans exists to give these spaces and structures beautiful, meaningful form. We cannot imagine doing anything else.