Manager of Architecture – Franz Architects
A Bachelor or Master of Science in Architecture, Architectural Engineering, Building and Construction Technology or a similar degree
Minimum 10 years’ experience in Retail Commercial Architecture
Must have a thorough knowledge of architecture practice with emphasis on design, building materials, construction methods, integration of engineering disciplines, and building codes.
Must have strong leadership skills while managing a team of project managers, draftsmen, and architects
Excellent analytical, technical, problem-solving, and organizational skills
Strong project management skills with a history of successful interaction and coordination with staff and consultants
The ability to travel outside of the local area as necessary
Proficient in AutoCAD & Microsoft Office Applications
Skilled at organizing and managing project design teams
Enjoy working with people up and down the organization hierarchy
Significant project experience in some combination of Office Buildings, Mixed use, and Retail Buildings
High level of drive and collaborative spirit to help grow and develop staff members
Oversee plan production
Review and approve design team production drawings. Ensure drawings and specs are accurate, precise, meet design standards, and establish scope of work
Monitor the production of design drawings to ensure all relevant construction information is included throughout the design phases.
Manage distribution and production of project workload within the team
Represent the interest, concerns and problems of the office and ensure issues are addressed and resolved expeditiously.
In your role you will be expected to maintain positive client relationships with all projects assigned to your group.
Attend client meetings.
Works closely with Project Managers and President.
Will report directly to President and will be the primary client contact on the projects assigned to their team.
Develop a strategy for best practice integration, client satisfaction
Focus on relationship building
Provide leadership, inspiration and motivation to the design team to ensure the highest quality design documentation is produced and client satisfaction is achieved
Client development – build client trust and loyalty in Franz Architects and help development with new clients
The ideal candidate must be a team player with a positive influence and have the ability to inspire, motivate, collaborate with and develop others, as well as be an exceptional communicator both internally and externally
– We offer fully paid Insurance (Medical, Dental, & Vision)
– 401k w/profit sharing
Job Type: Full-time
Interested candidates send resumes to John Franz at firstname.lastname@example.org