Architect-Project Manager

Fairfax, Virginia
Oct 07, 2019
Feb 22, 2020
Full Time
We're innovative. We're creative. We're intellectually honest. Most of all, we're passionate. Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Our diverse group of professionals provide award-winning solutions to public and private sector clients and work on complex challenges and highly-visible projects that transform communities and improve the quality of life. Our commitment to excellence stems from a strong culture that focuses on core values and behaviors that are categorized into five groups - honestly, passion, contribution, individualism, and perseverance which we call "Dewberry at Work," these guide our work and have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century

Dewberry Architects, Inc. is currently seeking an Architect-Project Manager to join our Fairfax, VA team. Relocation assistance is available for the right candidate!


  • Professional Degree in Architecture (Bachelor of Architecture or Masters of Architecture) and a minimum of 10+ years of experience is required.
  • Professionally Licensed Architect with ability to obtain reciprocity in Virginia is required.
  • Experience in one or more of our diverse market segments including Federal Government, Justice, Municipal, and/or Healthcare is desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead project teams, clients, consultants, and contractors.
  • Confident and effective interpersonal and time management skills.
  • Comfortable participating in Business Development and marketing activities.
  • Collaborative approach to all aspects of the practice.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Digital and traditional rendering abilities and graphic experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of sustainable design principles and a sustainable design credential is preferred.
  • A portfolio demonstrating design and management experience will be required.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • Work closely with the Office Leadership to diversify and expand our Portfolio.
  • Work closely with Clients, managing relationships and day-to-day individual project needs.
  • Supervise internal Teams to conceptualize, design and produce project documentation.
  • Participate in Business Development and Marketing activities, independently and in conjunction with others, including development of proposals and participating in client interviews. Work directly with new & existing clients to develop and maintain robust relationships, including day-to-day Project Management for key projects.
  • Set, monitor and maintain project budgets, work plans, and schedules through all phases of the project.
  • Develop project scope / fees and manage client/consultant invoicing, consultant agreements and contracts.
  • Managing project team resources; advises Office Director of resource and schedule needs.
  • Provide Quality Control reviews to assure document accuracy for client(s), consultant(s) and project team(s).
  • *At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.
  • * Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
  • * Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry's background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.

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