AECOM Project Manager in Los Angeles, California

United States of America - California, Los Angeles

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Manager for immediate employment for the Los Angeles, CA office. Our Los Angeles studio 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 shall have a strong client-relationship base within the Southern California community, 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:

  • Mentor a team that is comprised of Interior Designers and Architects

  • Ensure a well-coordinated project amongst the related project consultants

  • Remain cognizant of the project budget and schedule

  • Manage client/firm relationships and all contractor arrangements

  • Research and resolve problems

  • Monitor project budget, schedule, and scope of work

  • Negotiate fee changes as necessary

  • Review client billing and does A/R follow-up as necessary

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

  • May participate in preparation of proposals and may assist in presentation to the client and in contract negotiation

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture or Interiors from an accredited university

  • 5+ years expertise, with an emphasis on Corporate Interiors, with projects of 100,000 SF or larger

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project

  • Positive and collaborative work style, who can strategically plan complex projects

  • Ability to lead the client through extensive pre-lease real estate evaluation processes which include test fit planning, work letter review and building analysis

  • Work well under pressure, have excellent time management skills, able to prioritize multiple project deliverables, all while maintaining a good sense of humor

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely; both verbally and in writing

  • Ability to work with integrity, trust and commitment, setting an example for others

  • Flexibility to travel within the United States

  • Ability to assign work, tasks and track utilization in accordance with company standard tracking programs

Preferred Qualifications

  • NCIDQ certification / CCIDC certification or CA Registered Architect, and LEED AP

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group DCS

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199058BR

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.