Project Manager

Washington, DC
EYP Architecture & Engineering
eypae.com

EYP is seeking a Project Manager who will represent the firm to clients, manage the client's expectations and experience and manage the overall performance of the A/E team on projects. The Project Manager may be involved in business development initiatives as needed.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

Provide overall management of A/E team(s), delegating project tasks as required
Develop and maintain project work plans
Develop and maintain contractual agreements
Ensure budget and schedule compliance
Overall responsibility for consultant activities
Review timesheet edits and project invoicing
Assemble and maintain the project delivery handbook
Serve as single point of contact with the client, managing the client's expectations and experience
Chair client meetings
Prepare reports indicating project(s) progress
Complete staff performance appraisals
Mentor junior staff
Continue education through seminars and participation in professional organization activities
May participate in business development opportunities for the firm including assisting in responses to RFPs, making project presentations, calling on prospects, networking, writing articles and participating in professional seminars
Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or other relevant discipline is required
At least 15 years of project management experience
At least 8 years of experience in project delivery
Must be licensed or pursuing license; 10 years of project management experience in an architecture firm may be considered in lieu of license
Project Management certification preferred
Experience working with Federal Government Agencies on various project types including modernization, office and laboratory research
Must possess strong analytical skills with a strategic orientation, as well as conceptual thinking skills
Ability to coordinate with and lead consultant teams
Adaptable and objective with strong negotiation skills
Can confront peers, subordinates, consultants, contractors and clients constructively
Excellent team management and client management skills
Strong technical knowledge
Ability to take initiative
Understands and works collaboratively within the firm’s organizational structure
Demonstrated ability to hold team members accountable to deadlines and commitments
Demonstrates leadership that align with the firm’s values
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent grasp of fundamentals and knowledge of theoretical and practical developments in the field
Working knowledge of Deltek Vision, Outlook, Microsoft Project, Excel and Word software
Ability to generate and maintain a work plan
Excellent time management skills
 
Candidates must apply online at https://www.eypae.com/working-here