Menemsha is seeking, motivated individuals to join our practice who possess the core qualities of enthusiasm, strong character, high intellect and strong interpersonal skills.
In particular, we are seeking qualified Project Managers who can handle a range of assignments in term of scope and size and daily responsibilities that can vary greatly. This includes keeping team efforts organized, ensuring quality in project delivery, managing budgets, schedule and fees, employing and evolving the firm’s process and procedures, but also mentoring staff, maintaining a positive workflow and energetic team atmosphere. Project Manager’s/Project Architects are champions for good design and representing our client’s vision on every project.
A qualified individual will be expected to manage multiple projects/clients of High End Retail and Quick Service Restaurants.
Provide strong team support and mentoring at the project level.
Experience with High End and Quick Service Restaurant, retail and banking design and development, including ground up and tenant improvement projects.
Works with clients to identify objectives, scope of work and formulate options; conceptualizes total project and establishes key work priorities for development of design, scheduling and budgeting.
Manages the entire process of a project from the site survey process, test fit, due diligence research, permit expediting, construction documents and construction administration.
Develops and maintains project specific schedules and maintains all design records throughout the project.
Monitors team’s workload and reviews and approves payroll.
Establishes tracks and maintains project budgets for ongoing profitability.
Become immersed in the client’s brand (design), standards and policies for program implementation.
Translates clients design concepts into workable construction systems; evaluates alternatives to develop solutions; and maintains quality technical and design control.
Complete the technical review and quality assurance/quality control of projects by reviewing various levels of documents (SD, DD, CD, BID, Permit, etc.) for completeness and accuracy.
May participate in marketing efforts, including client presentations.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Exceptional technical knowledge of construction documents and building department expectations related to construction documents.
Able to create a sense of trust and urgency with clients to create confidence in Menemsha’s ability to manage their assets on each program/project.
High proficiency in architectural design and architectural detailing.
Knowledge of all aspects of architectural practice.
Strong production knowledge and a sense of ownership and responsibility for all of the products that are produced by the department.
Superior leadership, highly organized.
Viewed as expert within profession.
Professional, ethical and committed to excellence in communications; ability to influence outcomes.
Excellent interpersonal skills and proven ability to build relationships with key stakeholders.
Ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.
Excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills.
Strong drive and high energy, action and results oriented.
Strong ability to resolve issues utilizing sound judgment and reasoning skills.
Strong organizational skills, a self-starter and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
Highly motivated to meet project deadlines consistently in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to employ creative and innovative thought processes.
Ability to be flexible and adaptable.
Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture – Master’s degree a plus.
Architectural license is preferred but not required.
Minimum 8-12 years’ experience in Architectural/Pre-Construction Services with a minimum of 3 years progressive Architectural Project Management experience.
Previous experience in High End and Quick Service Restaurant a must.
Previous experience in tenant improvement projects and site survey and development experience preferred.
Experience with permit expediting and architectural planning required.
Expertise in AutoCAD & Microsoft office a must.
Expertise in REVIT is a plus, working knowledge is a must.
Internal Number: Project Manager
About Menemsha Solutions
For the last 29 years, our people have been the core of our success. Menemsha provides award-winning
architectural services and interior design, facility survey and assessment, and a full array of general
contracting services. Established in 1992, we have delivered thousands of successful projects to both
private and public sector clients throughout North America and internationally. Menemsha’s reputation
is built on innovation, technical excellence, and outstanding delivery. We cater to the retail, banking,
restaurant, grocery, and convenience store industries. Some of our most recent clients include CVS
Pharmacy, Tractor Supply, Citibank, Bank of America, Verizon Wireless, Lululemon, Wingstop, Papa
John’s, Starbucks, McDonald’s, Safeway, Wawa, Santander Bank, Petco, etc.
Together we nurture an inclusive and collaborative culture that embraces new ideas and exciting new
technologies. We empower each other to succeed. We celebrate our successes. We stand on great
thinking, not on formality. And most importantly, we recognize each of us has passions outside of work
too. That’s why we support our staff in all that they do. Menemsha is a great place to invest in your
talen...t, to learn from others, and to grow. There is something special happening at Menemsha and we
invite you to take a look for yourself. We look forward to saying hello.