Archinect

Project Manager

Urbanworks LLC Urbanworks LLC Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Wed, Apr 17 '19Posted on:
Full-timeType:

About the Job 

We’re looking for Project Managers to join our team in Los Angeles. Project Managers will administer and coordinate the design and the construction of major commercial and multi-family residential projects for our own accounts and on behalf of our clients. This position is responsible for maintaining project health by developing and continuously improving tools, templates, and regular reporting. We’re looking for team members who will foster an environment of operational excellence and ensure the program is aligned with business strategies and budgets.

Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Create and maintain project budgets and schedules.
  • Engage and manage design professionals including architects, engineers, and specialty consultants, from programming through completion. Ensure appropriate base timelines and milestones are developed by project teams and updated regularly.
  • Engage General Contractors through competitive bidding and negotiation, manage the administration of contracts, and negotiate change order requests.
  • Participate in design and construction meetings; analyze and provide creative solutions and feedback.
  • Coordinate lease requirements with project team(s) and Landlord(s).
  • Review, track, and recommend for approval all project invoices. Oversee, in conjunction with project accountants; cash requirements, expenditures, and budgets.
  • Track progress of each project against objectives, design intent, approved budgets, and schedule, and provide regular status updates to clients.

You should have:

  • Experience (at least five years) in architecture, engineering, and/or construction management and knowledge of architectural design principals, construction techniques, sourcing, and contract management.
  • Experience running multiple large projects of varying size/scope and complexity.
  • Consistent record of leading project teams to deliver under intense schedules.
  • Ability to think strategically while anticipating and problem-solving potential risks.
  • Diligent, self-directed, and resourceful.
  • High ethical standards.
  • Architectural degree and/or MBA a plus, but not required.

About Urbanworks LLC

Urbanworks is a boutique real estate development services firm based in California, with offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco. We strive to improve the urban environment through a thoughtful and rigorous approach to design and construction. Whether repositioning an existing asset or developing a new building, we maximize long-term value by creating dynamic environments that are compelling places for people to work, live, and enjoy.

 

Please send your resume, cover letter and portfolio (if applicable) to dana@urbanworks.co. Please title your email "Archinect Project Manager - Your Name."


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