Project Manager & Team Leader

New York, NY
Schrimmer Design Group

Schrimmer Design Group, a design-centered boutique interior architecture firm located in midtown Manhattan, is looking for experienced, talented and motivated individuals to join our vibrant staff of designers, managers and architects to meet the ever-growing and fast-paced needs of our well-established and new clientele. We’re looking for team-oriented and self-motivated people able to help take projects from the initial stages of programming, master planning and design through contract documents and construction. Our portfolio of upcoming interior design and architecture projects demand design and technical excellence on a diverse range of project types and sizes throughout the tri-state area. Come join a team of talented professionals in a warm, supportive, collaborative and stimulating environment with growth opportunities, fun and interesting projects and a strong focus on innovative, high-quality design.

Responsibilities Include:

Managing multiple commercial, interior design and architecture projects
Involvement in all phases of design & production including master planning, programming, design, interior design, construction documents, bidding, contract administration and FFE.
Managing client relationships, ensuring a high quality of service and communicating evolving project requirements to senior management and project teams
Attending and coordinating design, development and construction meetings with clients and contractors, establishing project scopes and budgets and documenting project requirements
Organizing project workloads among design and technical staff and overseeing follow through on deliverables, budgets and schedules
Preparing contract documents, defining project details with technical staff and coordinating design execution
Contract administration and coordinating project consultant efforts
Mentoring and leading junior project team members

Professional Degree in architecture (B.Arch or M.Arch) or interior design preferred
Licensure in NY preferred, LEED AP a plus
Minimum of 7-10 years’ high-end architecture and/or interior design experience (should be able to showcase finished/built work)
Familiarity with NYC building and zoning codes and approvals processes
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and work well both in a team or independently
Organized team leader and self-motivated project manager with attention to detail & significant technical ability
Excellent graphics, presentation and communication skills, specifically with clients, consultants and senior management
Proficiency in AutoCAD (2012 or higher) and ability to follow standards and project protocols
Revit experience preferred but not required.
Preferred Supplemental Skills: Sketchup, 3D Studio Max, V-Ray and Adobe programs
All candidates should be authorized to work in the United States.  Schrimmer Design Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
To apply for this position, please send resume, cover letter and sample work (completed projects, design and working drawing examples) to: