Project Manager with experience with NYC Independent (private) school planning and design

James Wagman Architect, LLC James Wagman Architect, LLC Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Wed, Oct 3 '18Posted on:

James Wagman Architect, LLC is seeking an organized, talented and motivated architect with a minimum of 3 years of professional experience in New York City to work as a full-time Project Manager. Candidates must be talented designers and experienced in residential and independent (private) school planning, renovations and new construction in New York City. Additionally, we are high performance/Passive House architects, so candidates with CPHD certification or experience with Passive House design and construction are highly encouraged to apply. 

The Project Manager will be responsible for managing projects from survey and zoning to working with the Principal from design, construction administration to close out.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Delegating and managing tasks to junior staff members
  • Efficiently controlling project schedules and budgets
  • Engaging in project communications with clients, consultants, and JWA colleagues
  • Organizing and tracking all documentation and drawings


  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, consultants, contractors, etc.
  • Strong organization, collaboration and problem-solving skills
  • Resourceful and analytical thinker
  • Experience in due diligence, code interpretations and agency approval procedures
  • Expert in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office

Qualified candidates should submit a resume or curriculum vitae and at least five (5) examples of the candidate's professional architecture work to Please take care to ensure that your emails do not exceed 5mbs in size. Salary is competitive and based on experience/skill level. Position is eligible for firm benefits package. No telephone calls or walk-ins, please. 

Please be advised that due to the volume of applicants, we are only able to contact those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the position.

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