Little, nationally recognized as a “Best Firm to Work For” and one of the nation’s most progressive design firms, is seeking a Project Manager with a positive, collaborative work style, to work in our Community Studio in our Durham, NC office located in the American Tobacco Historic District.
The ideal candidate for this opportunity will be an ambitious, creative Project Manager who has extensive experience working for community clients and is looking to improve the performance of our clients through creative collaboration and breakthrough ideas.
A candidate we’ll love:
You have Community Project Experience with an emphasis on Higher Education or K-12 Projects.
You are a resourceful and creative problem solver.
You’re a good teammate – you want those around you to succeed and you’re capable of taking direction or leading a project to deliver a great product to our clients.
You’re good with people – a strong listener, respectful in your interactions with others and have a positive outlook on life.
You’re a good communicator –verbally, graphically and in written form, people understand your ideas and the way you share them.
You are organized and thorough – you understand how to work with and coordinate consulting partners and many moving parts to deliver a solid, final product.
You have a strong understanding of design, space planning, spatial relationships and materials.
You have a passion for sustainability.
You have professional drive and still have fun while you work.
A position you’ll love:
You’ll be working in our dedicated community studio with other professionals dedicated to community practice projects.
You’ll have a high degree of autonomy and responsibility.
Your work will include a variety of tasks and design projects.
You’ll lead teams of architects and engineers to meet project requirements, budgets and schedules.
You’ll be responsible for producing contract documents and construction administration.
You’ll be accountable for project success.
You’ll have growth opportunities.
Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Architecture from an accredited university;
A minimum of 8 years of professional architectural experience in a variety of Community (Higher Ed, K-12, Civic/Justice) projects
Experience in Higher Education in Health Sciences, Science + Technology, Res-Life, Dining + Recreation, Athletics, and Classroom + Simulation Spaces
Strong design in new construction, adaptive reuse, and renovation experience
Intermediate Revit skills.
Little is a place where you’ll surround yourself with colleagues who have different areas of expertise, are from different cultures and generations, and embody different talents, experiences and passions. In fact, if you ask our employees what keeps them excited about coming to work each day, you’ll hear that it’s the people. It’s also our culture and the chance to be part of creating a better future through our work. We embrace a culture of teaching and learning through cross-mentoring that spans generations, disciplines, talents, and interests and we strive to give each person exposure to the widest possible array of experiences. We care intensely about our clients and each other, and we do our best to spark a spirit of creativity and excitement in everyone around us.
Little is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, Little prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Little is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or a member of our HR Team.
Little, nationally and locally recognized as a “Best Firm to Work For”, is dedicated to enhancing client performance by orchestrating the right mix of expertise, creativity and innovation to deliver results beyond architecture.
Over 400 employees internationally specialize in a variety of market types, including Community (Civic, College & University, Schools, Justice), Healthcare, Retail (Brand Experience, Supermarket/Hypermarkets, Service Retail (including banks), and Corporate Rollout) and Workplace (Interiors, Mission Critical and Office), and deliver results beyond architecture through a complete array of diversified architectural Consulting Services such as:
•Land Development Services
•FM Strategies (Facilities Planning and Space Management Consulting)
•Building Technology Applications
•Skyscraper Services (Computer Animation and Internet Application Services)
Originally started in Charlotte, NC, Little has locations in Newport Beach, CA; Orlando, FL; Durham, NC; Washington, DC; and Beijing, China.
Our culture is energetic, collaborative and open. We value people who are fun to work... with and who have a positive impact on those around them. We are proud to offer outstanding benefits, compensation, and growth opportunities.
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