Project Director

New York, NY, USLocation:
Mon, Apr 10 '23Posted on:
$110,000 - $130,000 annually Pay:

20 person architectural/interiors firm on the UWS is currently seeking a full-time Project Director with at least 15-20 years of design experience on architectural design projects where he/she can be the leader of the creative process. This individual will work on and lead a full range of assignments in the delivery of all architecture project phases and construction administration.

**MUST be a US Green Card holder or US Citizen and currently living in the NYC or Tri-state area**

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Well versed in Revit 
  • Design, develop, modify and review drawings landscape architecture projects
  • Collaborate with principals in concept development and research and business development
  • Design and review preliminary site plans and concept level development packages
  • Prepare schematic, design development and construction documents for projects
  • Work with construction and management divisions with all architecture related issues
  • Prepare graphics and illustrative materials to present to community organizations and planning/design commissions
  • Resolve conditions of approval with Municipal agencies and local utility companies
  • Prepare, review, and approve architecture deliverables consistent with Archetype Architecture’s quality control protocols
  • Serve as a project manager on planning and construction projects
  • Effectively communicate with clients and engineers on all components of executing a project 
  • Act as an inspector and plan reviewer
  • Ensure adherence to approved budgets and that project/department milestones/goals are met
  • Oversee the development of exterior spaces and physical environments
  • Develop site plans, 3D renderings, prepare estimates, order material, and perform field layout work
  • Oversee proposal preparation

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s and/or Professional degree in Architecture
  • Licensure as a Professional Architect, preferred
  • Candidate must present a strong background in Residential and Single-Family projects 
  • Experience leading teams in master planning, site design, construction documentation and management
  • Must have a strong portfolio that demonstrates proper leadership on all aspects of design within the architecture space including successful experience navigating and interacting with planning boards and review boards
  • Proficiency in Architectural design software including AutoCAD, 3D Studio Max, Rhino, Sketch-up, V-Ray and Adobe Suite.  Knowledge of GIS is helpful and Revit experience is preferred
  • Understand project requirements and the development of design concepts
  • Experience building client relationships, marketing, and business development
  • Ability to respond to inquiries or complaints from clients, co-workers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community while also effectively presenting information to clients, co-workers, and the public
  • Proven fiscal accountability and responsibility, and an understanding of market forces pertaining to fees, scope, and schedule requirements
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office: Outlook, Teams, Excel
  • Work well in teams with lead designers and project managers
  • Experience in Concept Design through Design Development and Construction Documentation
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while possessing professional communication skills
  • Must be a well-organized individual with strong conceptual, graphic and design aptitude
  • Demonstrates reliable understanding of the relationship between design and constructability

Salary/Benefits: We offers a competitive salary and a benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, commuter benefits, discretionary bonus, and personal time off (vacation, sick, holidays, and personal days). Salary is commensurate with experience.

Salary Range: $110,000 - $130,000

To Apply: Please send your cover letter, resume and work samples/portfolio through ARCHINECT. Applications without work samples/portfolio are not eligible for further consideration. Please no phone calls and/or office visits-

Please live in the Tri-state area-

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