Sr. Project Manager

Posting ID:
Building Construction/Skilled Trades
Orange County


Responsibility for overseeing the profitable delivery of large, complex and/or multiple projects

  • Provides leadership at the project level, interacting with clients, staff and consultants
  • Involvement in establishment of project design principles and ensures conformance with design intent
  • Develops the project budget and timeline, manages proposals and contracts, monitors financial progress, performs monthly client billing and revenue projections with the accounting and contracts team
  • Participates in firm-wide resource allocation planning and forecasting
  • Responsible for project quality control and conformance with firm wide standards
  • Communicates with consultants, contractors, sub-consultants and other disciplines to resolve project details and technical issues
  • Supports and mentors junior level staff
  • Fosters and maintains a collaborative professional working relationship within the firm
  • Participates in business development and professional development activities


  • Licensed Architect, NCIDQ certification, project management certification from a recognized accredited program, or demonstrated equivalent experience
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in the architectural or interior design profession
  • Experience in healthcare, science and technology, or education markets preferred
  • Demonstrated history of success in leading a team and managing a multiple projects, including the ability to monitor, adjust and maintain scope, schedule and budget for medium to large size projects under multiple delivery methods, such as Design Assist, Design Build, Design/Bid/Build, etc.
  • Strong leadership and relationship-building skills, including the ability to recognize and maneuver through client and agency political roadblocks and avoid potential “landmines”.

Preferred Skills:

  • OSHPD Experience preferred and an ability to successfully work with governmental agencies
  • Detailed oriented with excellent language skills and grammar accuracy
  • Strong knowledge of industry and market sector trends
  • Advanced knowledge of architectural building systems
  • Advanced knowledge of sustainability, integrated design and LEED guidelines; LEED AP a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of QA/QC process
  • Advanced knowledge of influential policies, regulations, and building codes
  • Strong knowledge of MS Project, Excel and Word software platforms with the ability to concisely and accurately generate scope, schedule and budget scenarios for multiple projects.