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Williams Blackstock Architects, located in the heart of downtown Birmingham, Alabama, has been providing inspiring and innovative architectural and interior design solutions for over 20 years. As the largest Architecture firm in Birmingham and the 3rd largest in Alabama, we are proud to serve clients not only in the State, but across the United States. Our firm provides Architectural, Interior Design, Space Programming and Master Planning services and possesses a variety of project design experience in the following markets: healthcare, municipal, government, higher education, institutional, retail, religious, residential, hospitality, mixed-use and recreation.
Senior Project Architect
Manage and assist in preparation of drawings (schematic design, design development, and contract documents) and oversee construction administration for multiple projects.
Manage the project team, keeping everyone on task and on time
Be responsible for the complete integration of design and technical aspects of the project and for the clear and timely communication of information to the project team and compliance with the project team’s goals
Function as the primary contact for all communication between clients and Williams Blackstock Architects, ensuring timely resolution of client concerns and management of business issues including contracts and additional services.
Assist with or have direct responsibility for design, translating client requirements to design criteria from conceptual design through installation
Participate in marketing efforts and participate in presentations to prospective clients
Coordinate contractors, consultants, and vendor assignments
Direct, organize, and mentor graduate architects
A professional degree in Architecture, or related discipline
5-10 years of experience
Proficiency in 3D modeling, visualization, and graphic software; Revit strongly preferred
Advanced knowledge of project design process, construction documentation & administration
Must have the ability to maintain existing client relationship and build new ones
Experience negotiating and managing project scope and fees as well as risk management and financial accountability
Strong leadership, organization, and communication skills.
Ability to direct and coordinate work efforts with other team members
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Problem solving skills, attention to detail, and motivation to learn
Collaborative and professional work ethic
LEED AP preferred