Project Manager/ Design Manager
Gensler Charlotte is seeking an experienced Project Manager with experience in large scale interiors and a successful track record of managing all phases throughout the design process. In this position, you will have overall project responsibility for client satisfaction, quality control, and financial performance.
Overall project responsibility for client management and development, client satisfaction, quality control, and financial performance of projects.
Manage all phases of design throughout project scope, including project set-up, design and construction administration.
Create and communicate clear and attainable project objectives and project requirements
Manage project scheduling, budgets, and set-up with clients, sub-contractors, vendors and consultants
Prepare project team work-plans and manage a range of project team sizes, comprised of project architects, interior designers, job captains and consultants
Actively manage and track financial performance of project
Prepare project proposals, negotiate contracts and fees, coordinate bidding process
Ensure projects conform to contract
Bachelor of Architecture, Interior Architecture, Interior Design or foreign equivalent
10+ years of related experience, including demonstrated success as a project manager on various Corporate Interior projects
BIM, Revit skills required
Experience leading, managing and mentoring multiple project teams
Experience negotiating project scope and fees
Experience with the entire project lifecycle, through post-occupancy
Experience with technical and/or design aspects of documenting corporate interiors projects
Proven fiscal accountability and responsibility on corporate interior projects
Knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures
Excellent written + verbal communication and management skills to include leadership, organization and client relationship management skills
Collaborative and team-conscious
Ability to handle difficult situations with tact, grace and style
Must have the ability to maintain existing client relationships and build new client relationships