Project Manager (K-12)

KSQ Design KSQ Design Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Thu, Aug 9 '18Posted on:

It’s not really work when you love what you do. Not only do we love our business, we also put a high priority on fostering positive relationships with our team members so that our daily work feels less like work and more like something akin to, well, fun.

KSQ Design is a talented team of passionate individuals that believe in thoughtful study, collaboration, and good design. At the core of who we are, we believe in the transformative power of community. Our creativity makes vibrant communities possible through the design of thoughtful, inspired spaces that foster a sense of belonging, safety, accountability, and awe.

With 5 offices nationwide, we are an progressive design firm with integrative services such as national planning, architecture, engineering, and interior design. We are seeking a Project Manager to be a key part of our growing New York, NY office. We are looking for an individual with a strong K-12 portfolio that excels in a team environment, is passionate about their work, values their community, and has a strong work ethic.

As a valued member of our KSQ family, you’ll have the opportunity to work on K-12 projects throughout all phases of the project life cycle to ensure a high quality product. The Project Manager will coordinate a team effort in order to create a project design that satisfies the client’s needs, regulate its progress, abide to all financial budgets and deadlines, and see the project to completion. Qualified candidates must have previous experience managing K-12 projects, must be a team player who is interested in personal and professional growth and learning, and have a passion for design and production excellence. Candidate should be licensed or motivated to obtain state licensure. Compensation is commensurate with experience.


  • Previous K-12 project experience is required (candidates with no K-12 experience will not be considered for this opportunity)
  • Above average communication skills including leadership, conflict resolution, customer service, and client presentation abilities
  • Ability to coach and mentor others is a plus
  • Ability to collaborate professionally with all levels of KSQ team members, clients, and vendors
  • Minimum 10 years of Project Management experience in an architectural or design environment
  • Professional degree in Architecture from an accredited architecture program or equivalent
  • Proficiency in Revit Architecture is required
  • Licensed or motivated to obtain state licensure
  • Ability to creatively translate client concepts into building solutions
  • Able to manage multiple assignments and meet challenging deadlines while producing a quality product
  • Knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD, InDesign, PhotoShop and SketchUp along with a variety of rendering and business software applications

KSQ is a 2015 Zweig White Best Firm to Work For and offers a competitive compensation an and benefits package including: Exam Reimbursement / Medical / Dental / Vision / Accident / Critical Illness and Life & Disability Insurance, Paid Time Off, Holidays, and a 401K Plan.

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