Creech & Associates is a mid-sized firm with studios in Charlotte and Charleston. The firm is seeking a qualified Project Manager / Project Architect with a passion for all phases of the design and construction process. The focus of the firm is in higher education, corporate headquarters, commercial, adaptive/ historic reuse and civic projects. Potential candidates should have 7+ years of experience of similar architectural projects, and strong computer aptitude and technical skills, including an in-depth knowledge of Revit.
Many of our projects have short time frames for production, therefore candidates must be self-motivated, able to succeed in a fast-paced office environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously. This position has overall responsibility for the assigned projects, quality and client satisfaction and managing the overall schedule and budget.
Manage team through all phases of the architectural project, including project set-up, design and construction.
Manage the schedule and the budget of the project.
Create and communicate clear and attainable project objectives and requirements.
Facilitate meetings with the clients as well as the consultants.
Help prepare project proposals and negotiate contracts.
Help coordinate the bidding process.
Track financial performance of project.
Ensure projects conform to contract.
Develop, manage and maintain client relationships.
Benefits and Perks
We offer competitive salaries and a benefit package which includes medical, dental, life insurance, paid holidays and paid time off. In addition to our dynamic work environment, we follow a 4 full day / 1 half day work schedule (four 9-hour days and a 4-hour day on Friday).
About Creech & Associates
Creech & Associates is an architecture firm with studios in Charlotte, NC and Charleston SC. Our goal is to listen to our clients and provide architectural, interior design and project management services which exceed their expectations. Even though we do many different project types, our focus is in the civic, higher education, commercial and adaptive reuse sectors. We are a dedicated, self-motivated, hardworking and fun-loving group of professionals who come to work every day with one objective: to bring our client’s vision to life.
Requirements of the Applicant
Professional degree (Master or Bachelor) in Architecture
7+ years architectural experience
Architectural Registration in North Carolina and/or South Carolina, preferred
Demonstrated leadership with project teams, including the ability to train other employees
Experience with guiding a project from programming through construction
Knowledge of building codes, standards and structures
Proven fiscal accountability and responsibility on past projects
Adept at maintaining existing client relationships and building new ones
Good communication and management skills
Ability to handle difficult situations with tact and poise
Ability to work in a collaborative environment
Strong knowledge of Revit
Internal Number: 2019-001
About Creech & Associates
Creech & Associates is a mid-sized architectural design firm with studios in Charlotte, North Carolina and Charleston, South Carolina. The firm provides space need studies, facilities assessments, master planning, with the major focus on architectural and interior design services for a variety of market sectors including civic, higher education, commercial, research and development, and adaptive reuse. Our individual project sizes have ranged from a few thousand square feet to over half a million square feet. Regardless of the size, every project is given thoughtful and creative attention.