Senior Project Manager, tall buildings

GGLO GGLO Employer:
Seattle, WA, USLocation:
Wed, Sep 5 '18Posted on:

The award-winning team at GGLO, a collaborative design firm in Seattle and Los Angeles, seeks a Senior Project Manager, who specializes in Tall Buildings.

We are an innovative firm designing buildings, landscapes, and places that weave together a vibrant mix of uses to embrace the communities in which we work.  Our dynamic team of interdisciplinary professionals crafts solutions for our clients by asking the right questions, diving deep into understanding their needs and the context of our projects, and by pursuing new ways of thinking about the future. We are recognized in the design community for the quality and thoughtfulness of our work, and for being focused on outcomes that build healthy communities and cities.

About The Role

The primary function of the Tall Building Project Manager is to facilitate and coordinate architectural services with aligned disciplines on assigned high-rise projects from project analysis through completion. The Project Manager is responsible for production and coordination associated with project(s), including providing direction to the internal project team.


  • Provide leadership throughout entire design process for large-scale, programmatically complex projects
  • Build and maintain client relationships
  • Facilitate and present at public meetings and forums, with clients and managing groups
  • Effectively manage and mentor team members to maintain positive interaction, while ensuring the highest quality, and meeting client expectations
  • Lead design reviews at designated stages of projects
  • Monitor and maintain control of the scope of work and services for the project including project schedule and work plan

What You Have (Requirements):

  • 20 or more years of experience, with a focus on tall building  projects
  • Architecture License
  • Degree from an accredited University in the United States
  • Exceptional design and documentation ability
  • Extensive experience with all aspects and phases of the architectural design process
  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership, communication, critical thinking, and presentation skills
  • Expertise in writing reports, business correspondence, contracts, and business development proposals
  • Efficient, thorough, detail-oriented, and dedicated to quality work

Successful GGLO Project Managers have:

  • Experience with Deltek Vision
  • Experience in our core markets
  • LEED Accreditation (BD+C or ND)


We offer paid licensure and industry memberships, professional development, mentorship programs, flexible schedules, remote work, generous time off, ORCA commuter passes, bicycle parking, office bicycles for use, casual dress code, relaxed atmosphere, pet friendly atmosphere, indoor gym, pool, sauna, summer concert series in our outdoor space, and a collaborative, stable environment.  Along with competitive salaries, we offer a generous benefit package including fully paid Medical, Dental, Vision, Short and Long Term Disability, and Life Insurance, 401K with employer match program, annual Profit Sharing contributions, as well as an annual discretionary bonus opportunity for all employees.

How to Apply:

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, salary requirements, and portfolio PDF attachments (5MB or less) to Brianna Mitchell, HR/Hiring Coordinator at Please use the subject line 'Senior Project Manager, Tall Buildings' in your email.        

GGLO, LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and maintaining an inclusive culture.

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