Project Manager

This is a management seat in our firm and requires and enthusiastic, driven, and collaborative Project Manager to work in tandem with our Creative Director. This seat is for a highly creative professional that can execute on Residential New Construction and Renovation Design.

Educational Requirements:

  • A Bachelors or Masters degree in architecture from an accredited program
  • A minimum of 5 years of design experience preferred

Skills:

  • Expert in Hand Drafting/Sketching
  • Expert in AutoCAD
  • Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Revit, Sketchup, and 3D rendering a plus
  • Photoshop and Illustrator a plus
  • Residential construction administration experience preferred

Position Requirements:

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
    • Interact with High Net Worth clients
    • Ability to manage concurrent projects, maintain a balanced workflow and meet deadlines
    • Collaborate with interior design team, lighting designers, audio/video contractors, developers, builders, general contractors, vendors, and fabricators
    • Daily Communication with Director or Residential Building Design
      • Meet quarterly with leadership to review Key Performance Indicators (KPI)
    • Create compelling architectural designs of the highest quality 
      • Programming
      • Conceptual/Schematic Design
      • Design Development
      • Management of Budgets & Schedules
      • Construction Administration
    • Understanding of wood-frame construction and be familiar with residential building codes 
    • Prepare, review, and redline construction drawings 
    • Translate Schematic Design to a set of documents for production
    • Ability to incorporate applicable building codes and standards into projects
    • Select and manage Finishes and Technical Lighting
      • Production of clear and detailed finish schedules
    • Ability to effectively lead and manage a small team of designers
      • Structured Mentoring 
      • Clear delegation of tasks on each project 
      • Review work for quality and accuracy
      • Constructive criticism

To apply, send your resumé and cover letter to careers@laurau.com.