Healthcare Project Manager

Architecture New York, New York


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The role at a glance:

This is an excellent opportunity for you to join NBBJ New York as a Healthcare Project ManagerThe studio is seeking someone who can work independently and collaboratively with a team to manage healthcare projects of varying sizes and lead work efforts of others, oversee the production of project deliverables, and interpret client needs. The successful candidate will have excellent communication and teamwork skills, and the motivation to engage with the array of NBBJ’s resources in achieving high-performance, sustainable outcomes.

In your new role, you will:

  • Build and maintain day-to-day working relationship with clients and consultants
  • Develop and execute a management work plan for projects
  • Manage team complexity – plan, organize, and supervise the work of a design staff of approximately 3 to 10+ individuals
  • Negotiate and draft contracts and amendments. Proactively work to ensure financial success of each project
  • Be responsible for accuracy and applicability of documents for entire projects
  • Lead decision making process with fiscal accountability and responsibility
  • Assist with proposal preparation and participate in client presentations/interviews
  • Be responsible for all correspondence, reports, documentation, and general administration for each project
  • Be responsible for execution of projects within the boundaries of the design intent
  • Apply sound and diversified knowledge of architectural principals for all aspects of projects
  • Make independent decisions on architectural problems and methods
  • Solve problems creatively with consultants
  • Assist with business development and collaborate with other studios, as needed
  • Develop and leverage existing client relationship for the purposes of wining work

What you will need to succeed:

  • 5-10 years or more of professional experience in Architecture
  • At least five years as a licensed Architect
  • Must have a proven track record as a Project Manager with complex healthcare projects involving work that ranges from Pre-design through Construction Administration, including contract negotiation, work plan development and the ability to work with a variety of project delivery methodologies
  • Bachelor's degree; B Arch or M Arch desired
  • LEED Accreditation or within 18 months of hire
  • Excellent leadership, verbal and communication skills, and effective client relationship skills and talent for leading and working with diverse teams of designers
  • Ability to potentially lead and manage multiple projects with competing deadlines
  • Ability to work in a collaborative, design focused open environment
  • Ability to travel as the project(s) requires

The annual base pay range for this role is anticipated to be between $90,000 and $115,000. Actual compensation for successful candidates will be carefully determined based on a number of factors, including their skills, qualifications and experience.

NBBJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.