Project Manager

Cooper Robertson Cooper Robertson Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Tue, Dec 11 '18Posted on:

For four decades, Cooper Robertson has been recognized for the design of innovative, sustainable and thriving places. Our practice integrates architecture and urban design across all scales, from individual buildings to parks and city districts.  We are seeking a highly motivated Project Manager who takes initiative and will excel in an atmosphere of exploration, research, and design. 

The office operates as a collective of architects, planners and designers who work closely together to wed practicality and architectural rigor with art and design. Acclaimed works by the firm include major cultural and educational buildings, exceptional residences and resorts, and large-scale urban redevelopments and campus master plans. Recent projects include the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Studio Museum in Harlem, the new Drury University Business School, the St. Louis Gateway Arch Museum, the Georgia State University Master Plan, and the Edible Academy in the New York Botanical Garden. 


  • Day-to-day leadership role in management of internal project teams and consultants
  • Engage in design and construction phases of architectural projects
  • Work closely with Project Architect to coordinate project communication and documentation 
  • Actively lead management of project schedules, budgets, and scopes of work
  • Leadership in proposal writing, estimating fees and scope of work, and attending interviews for potential projects
  • Engage in firm-wide design discussions and research initiatives  


  • 7-10 years of progressive and relevant work experience
  • Professional degree required; advanced degree preferred with ideal candidate possessing degrees in architecture as well as planning or urban design
  • Experience in architectural design and all phases of bidding and construction
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, REVIT/BIM, and Microsoft Office
  • Architectural license or active participation in IDP and on licensure track. LEED accreditation or other green building professional certification is a plus.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, work samples (max 10MB), and salary requirements to with “Project Manager” in the subject line. Cooper Robertson is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a competitive, comprehensive benefits package.

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