As a member of the Architectural Leadership Team, the Project Manager will participate in the implementation of practice growth to achieve operational targets and staff development. The Project Manager will work with the team providing design and technical guidance. The individual may fulfill the role of project manager or project architect and work with the design team as a mentor to build industry-specific design knowledge.
Provide Pre-design services (if required)
Support the development of pursuit strategy
Review scope of work scheduled and budget
Reviews contract agreement
Develops contracts with consultants
Support the development of the staffing plan & communication strategy.
Initiate project kick off with team
Interprets client/project goals into design concept
Develop media and tools for client communications on design intent/concepts (Electronic, Sketch-up)
Meets with client as required/per the communication plan
Contributes to project documentation
Develops CAD/Revit Strategy
Participate in essential client communications
Ensure project history/notes are documented
Ensure code compliance/regulatory agencies
Leads the schematic and design development including budget coordination
Develops the construction document outline including specifications
Coordinates with consultants
Track scope changes/change orders
Ensure quality milestone and process are met
Coordinates activities and documents during construction
Degree in Architecture or related field with 5+ years of experience
2+ years of project management experience
Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite and other computer applications
Proven written and verbal communication abilities
Must have advanced presentation skills
Ability to read, understand and interpret contract documents, drawings, specifications, scopes of work, and project schedule
Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills
Background in architecture, engineering and/or construction firm
VIP Architectural Associates’ award-winning, sustainable, and innovative work is prolific throughout the High-Tech, Industrial, Commercial, Housing & Mixed-Use, and education sectors. VIP focuses on quality, innovation, and constructability in everything we do, including architecture and interior design, feasibility studies, master planning, and programming.
Comprised of a diverse and dynamic team, our LEED accredited architects and designers continually stay on the leading edge of design to deliver exciting, engaging, efficient, and constructible designs that meet the programmatic needs and established budgetary and schedule requirements.
"Creativity, attention to detail, and deep industry knowledge', are hallmarks of our award-winning architectural team.