Senior Project Manager for CA

KFA Architecture KFA Architecture Employer:
Santa Monica, CA, USLocation:
Fri, Aug 10 '18Posted on:

Hello!  Thanks in advance for your interest in KFA Architecture

Mission: KFA reshapes LA by designing great places where people flourish.

KFA, one of the leading design firms in the Los Angeles region, is seeking energetic, enthusiastic, creative, and critical thinkers.  A good fit at KFA is an individual that has a desire for professional growth, demonstrates interest in both the design and technical parts of the profession, has an eagerness to learn, and a strong work ethic. Join our collaborative design practice as a CA Senior Project Manager to work on construction administration of inspiring and significant projects in and around Los Angeles, California.  

Duties And Responsibilities

  • Extensive knowledge of Types I, III, & V construction including/garnered towards mixed-use projects;

  • Knowledge of RFIs, submittals, substitution requests, and other CA processes;

  • Manage construction administration of multiple projects through construction closeout;

  • Experience with construction documents, budgeting, scheduling, estimating and negotiating with subcontractors and vendors;

  • Is able to calmly handle high-pressure situations and able to work well with different teams/contractors

Desired Skills And Experience

  • 15+ years of relevant experience as a Project/Construction Manager;

  • Bachelor's Degree in Architecture, or equivalent is required;

  • Thorough understanding of contracts, documents, drawings, and specifications;

  • Licensure is required;

  • Excellent supervision, management and communication (verbal/ written) skills;

  • Proficient in MS Project, MS Word, MS Excel and Revit;

  • Working knowledge of Plangrid, Procore or similar CA tracking programs

  • Working knowledge of building, fire, and accessibility codes;

  • Working knowledge of the City of Los Angeles Building Department permit process

KFA provides architecture, design, and master planning services for projects throughout the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area using a collaborative approach with each project.  We understand the importance of designs that synthesize beauty, marketability, durability, and cost efficiency. The firm’s expertise encompasses transit-oriented developments; mixed-use housing, retail, and office projects; affordable, senior, family, and special-needs housing; hotels and restaurants; educational facilities; and adaptive reuse projects.  

KFA is a trustworthy family of creative problem solvers and great listeners.  It is the collaborative process that makes our projects great, inside and outside our office.  

KFA has been recognized as one of LA’s best places to work by the Los Angeles Business Journal, and we are proud to have been named the 2016 Firm of the Year by the AIA California Council.

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For employment opportunities, please email resume and cover letter to: Barbara Flammang, AIA and Lise Bornstein, AIA at

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