Ghafari Project Manager (Arch Engineering) in Birmingham, Alabama
The Project Manager manages key client relationships and projects. Project types will primarily focus on architecture and engineering of health care and higher education facilities. The Project Manager responsibilities include the coordination of projects on time within budget and within scope. Oversee all aspects of projects, set deadlines, assign responsibilities and monitor and summarize progress of projects. Prepare reports for upper management regarding status of project.
Project Manager works directly with clients and ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and budget as well as foster client relationships, pursue new work, grow company portfolio.
Essential Job Functions:
Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the execution of projects.
Ensure all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and budget.
Develop project scope and objectives, involve relevant stakeholders and ensure technical feasibility
Develop detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
Manage changes to project scope, project schedule and project costs
Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
Report and escalate to management as needed
Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
Perform risk management to minimize project risks
Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
Maintain project documentation
Track project performance to analyze the successful completion of short and long term goals
Use and continually develop leadership goal
Attend conferences and training as required to
Bachelor Degree in Architecture or Engineering, or related field required; Masters preferred
Professional Registration preferred
- 10+ years related architecture/engineering experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
Strong organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Knowledge in BIM 360, AutoCAD, Revit, Navisworks and ProjectWise preferred
Since 1982, Ghafari Associates has taken a personal approach to highly technical projects in complex markets including: aviation, manufacturing, healthcare, retail, hospitality, K-12 and higher education. As a global team of engineers, architects, process designers, and consultants we blend insight with technological innovation helping clients elevate their efficiency, sustainability, and impact.
Continuously rated a Top Workplace to Work (https://topworkplaces.com/company/ghafari-associates-l-l/freep/) , Crain’s Cool Place to Work (https://www.crainsdetroit.com/cool) , and a Best and Brightest (https://www.ghafari.com/news-and-views/ghafari-is-a-best-and-brightest-company-in-detroit-chicago-west-michigan) company to work for in the US, Ghafari has made a name for itself through our culture, employee benefits, and portfolio of projects (https://www.ghafari.com/projects) .
Over a quarter of Ghafari employees have diverse identities that are championed by our growing approach to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We provide flexible work environments allowing team members a schedule that benefits them, whether it is fully remote, hybrid or an in-office experience.
Through career mapping, Ghafari employees are encouraged to seek licensure, coached for knowledge growth, and provided opportunities for management and mentorship roles if interested. Our robust internship program recognizes undergraduate and graduate students from across the world, having an over 90% success rate of hiring our interns after graduation.
Join our team and work on forward-thinking projects all around the world. Ghafari’s global reach creates an environment where individuals can build professional relationships while building sustainable and cutting-edge facilities. Are you ready to take that leap? Apply Now!
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