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Project Manager, Buildings & Places

Grand Rapids, MI
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Project Manager, Buildings & Places

JobID: 23339-1229762

Location: Grand Rapids, MI, 49507, USA

Description: **Business Line** Architecture

**Position Title** Project Manager, Buildings & Places

United States of America - Michigan

Grand Rapids

**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Manager for immediate employment for the Michigan B+P Practice with location in either the Grand Rapids or Southfield office. Our Practice is a fun, fast-paced, and exciting environment with projects that vary widely in type, scope and complexity. We are looking for a person who wants to apply their passion and enthusiasm for project management in a collaborative and progressive work environment. The Project Manager should have a strong client-relationship base within the Midwest, expect to actively participate in business development, and have active-status membership in professional and/or industry organizations.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

+ Manage multiple projects with varying schedules, budgets and clients

+ At a project level, provide clear guidance to designers and technical staff to meet client objectives

+ Management and productivity oversight planning, implementing, and project controls. Client interface and relationship building is a key part of this requirement

+ Provide support and direction to the design teams, in the control over quality, time and cost

+ Write and coordinate winning proposals, attract new clients and retain current clients as required

+ Manage financial and cost control aspects of projects

+ Meet with clients to review project requirements

+ Manage a project team to produce fully coordinated working drawings and project specifications

+ Collaborate with management on preparation of project proposals;

+ Communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing with project team and clients

+ Manage preparation of design and contract documents, document checking, conduct construction review and contract administration throughout the duration of a project

+ Create and implement existing controls, systems, tools and procedures to assure all project deliverables are being addressed, and controlled in conformance to the contract obligations as a minimum

+ Communicate with construction team to provide information and help resolve problems

+ Responsible for overseeing several active projects and be part of our marketing team in sourcing new work

+ Client communication, internal project team communication, consultant coordination, design development, drawing review and contract administration

+ Comply with and attend company offered training and professional development classes

+ Maintain overall quality of your work, files, and communications, including deliverables

+ Preparation of weekly reports, and monthly reports providing status on scope schedule budget and critical issues across all team members, and project’s phases

+ Prepare and or assist as needed in responses and proposals to RFPs

+ Manage client/firm relationships

+ Research and resolve problems

+ Negotiate fee changes as necessary

+ Review client billing and perform A/R follow-up as necessary

+ Assist in marketing efforts to secure additional projects with existing clients and to expand current client base

**Minimum Requirements**

+ 8+ years of experience in project management

+ Experience in project management for facility design projects

+ Licensed as a registered Architect in the state of Michigan

Please note this position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Master’s Degree in Engineering or Architecture

+ 10+ years of experience in project management

+ Strong presentation skills

+ Project Management experience on REVIT projects

+ Working knowledge of Revit

+ Strong understanding of A/E design coordination and technical delivery requirements

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Program and Project Management_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _178816BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._


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