The award-winning team at GGLO, a collaborative design firm in Seattle, Los Angeles, and Boise, seeks a Senior Project Manager, who specializes in high-rise buildings for our Seattle office.
GGLO is a creative design company, dedicated to contributing value and beauty in the built environment. We contribute design solutions that are distinctive and transformative, emerging out of context and culture. In a collaborative environment that fosters discovery and learning, we engage diverse disciplines to understand the complex issues that underlay each design challenge, seeking new insights, revealing new solutions. We design distinct places where people connect and thrive—believing that the fundamental desire to interact and feel a sense of belonging can be evoked through design.
Sustainable urbanism is at the core of our practice, with a market focus on mixed-use environments delivered through Architecture, Urban Design, Landscape and Interiors.
About The Role
The primary function of the Project Manager is to facilitate and coordinate architectural services with aligned disciplines on assigned high-rise projects from project analysis through completion. The Project Manager is responsible for production and coordination associated with project(s), including providing direction to the project team.
Provide leadership throughout entire design process for large-scale, programmatically complex projects
Build and maintain client relationships
Facilitate and present at public meetings and forums, with clients and managing groups
Effectively manage and mentor team members to maintain positive interaction, while ensuring the highest quality, and meeting client expectations
Lead design reviews at designated stages of projects
Monitor and maintain control of the scope of work and services for the project including project schedule and work plan
What You Have (Requirements):
15 or more years of experience, with a focus on high-rise projects
Architecture Degree from an accredited University in the United States
Exceptional design and documentation ability
Extensive experience with all aspects and phases of the architectural design process
Excellent interpersonal, leadership, communication and presentation skills. Critical thinking and oral agility a must.
Expertise in writing reports, business correspondence, contracts, and business development proposals
Efficient, thorough, detail-oriented, and dedicated to quality work
Successful GGLO Project Managers have:
Experience with Deltek Vision
Experience in our core markets
LEED Accreditation (BD+C or ND)
What does this mean for your career? Our employees are a talented mix of individuals who embody every aspect of an integrated practice, who are catalysts for community through an integrated, research-based approach with sustainable design competency as a prerequisite. We offer the opportunity to align your long-term career goals with a variety of projects and clients while working with Principals from multiple markets. We want your energy, creativity, and thirst for transforming great ideas into built reality!
We offer paid licensure and industry memberships, professional development, mentorship programs, flexible schedules, remote work, generous time off, ORCA commuter passes, bicycle parking, office bicycles for use, casual dress code, relaxed atmosphere, pet friendly atmosphere, indoor gym, pool, sauna, summer concert series in our outdoor space, and a collaborative, stable environment. Along with competitive salaries, we offer a generous benefit package including fully paid Medical, Dental, Vision, Short- and Long-Term Disability, and Life Insurance, 401K with employer match program, annual Profit-Sharing contributions, as well as an annual discretionary bonus opportunity for all employees.
GGLO, LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and maintaining an inclusive culture.
GGLO is an integrated design firm that provides architecture, urban design, planning, research, interior design, and landscape architecture to clients around the world. We believe it’s both the opportunity and responsibility of design to inspire the best aspects of community: to improve lives, spark opportunity, foster relationships, and create unforgettable personal moments.
Our staff has an abundance of experience creating sustainable design for mixed-use, market rate, and senior housing, hospitality, campus environments, tall buildings, affordable housing, parks + open spaces.
Founded in Seattle in 1986 | Offices in Seattle, WA, Los Angeles, CA, and Boise, ID