Quattrocchi Kwok Architects (QKA) is a 65 person architectural firm with offices in downtown Santa Rosa and Pleasanton, CA. We are dedicated to designing innovative, sustainable schools and making a difference in communities, which we work. We are a recognized leader in the design of K-12 public schools in the Greater Bay Area and have a stable, diverse and growing portfolio of interesting projects including higher education projects. The firm is focused on developing the talent and capabilities of our staff to design projects which provide innovative learning enviornments that support 21st Century education and embrace sustainability. Benefits include health, dental and generous retirement plan.
Licensed Architect With significant experience in K-12 education projects of various types and sizes.
Lead QKA Pleasanton Studio including staff management. Be the primary source for monitoring staff performance and to take action to report both positive and negative performances in collaboration with Human Resources. Also participate in the hiring process.
Serve as primary client point of contact for projects with support to firm Principals.
Contribute to QKA business development in the East and South Bay Area regions including representing QKA at conferences and events and developing client and partner relationships.
Participate in and contribute to the overall planning and management of QKA in collaboration with other Associates and Principals.
Review, revise and develop QKA procedures and standards to improve the quality and efficiency of our work product and processes.
Overall project management and team management responsibility for the Pleasanton Studio. Including setting budgets, goals and preparing work plans that clearly define staff expectations and following up to ensure successful completion of projects.
Review and negotiation of Client Contract and consultant Contracts for projects.
Collaborate with team membersin a positive manner to meet goals and objectives.
Strong leadership and business development development skills.
Ability to resolve issues with staff and consultants, and ability to ask for help from HR and/or Principals if needed.
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Quattrocchi Kwok Architects provides thoughtful collaborative design services to the clients we serve. With a passion for designing 21st century learning spaces, we offer responsive design that supports those who use the facilities we create through innovation, sustainable practices and the willingness to stretch our imaginations to meet the needs of our clients. QKA's diverse portfolio reflects our commitment to educational design that responds to use, climate and the community.