Architectural Manager

at Farnsworth Group in Springfield, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Position: Architectural Manager

Location: Springfield, IL Job Id: 1870
  1. of Openings: 1

Come join the Farnsworth Group team and find out why our employees have earned us the Great Place to Work certification year after year! Farnsworth Group is a 130-year-old, employee-owned Engineering, Architecture and Land Surveying firm with more than 500 employees. We are offering employment opportunities located throughout a nationwide network of offices. Give us a closer look and discover why we are a Great Place to Work!

Farnsworth Group is seeking an Architectural Manager in our Springfield, IL office. In this role, you will market and manage multidisciplinary teams for high-profile projects and will supervise a dynamic and growing architectural staff.

Job Activities:

+ Create, manage, and produce projects for a broad variety of clients.

+ Provide inspirational leadership and mentoring to architectural staff members.

+ Play a key leadership role on projects throughout all project stages.

+ Manage regional business development pursuits including strategic proposal development for the group and coordinating a core group of interior design and architecture professionals to achieve business development and financial goals.

+ Serve as a seller-doer generating work, creating long-term relationships and delivering long-term value to clients.

+ Lead and coordinate business development efforts to include market research, client relationships, developing leads, and securing contracts.

+ Develop, review and approve proposals, reports and contract documents.

Candidate Qualifications:

+ Multidisciplinary team leadership experience in any or all of the following markets: Healthcare, Commercial, Education, Municipal and/or Institutional.

+ Demonstrated design insight and leadership on major projects.

+ Experience with responding to Requests for Proposals, Expression of Interests, Statement of Qualifications.

+ An entrepreneurial orientation with strong understanding of the business development challenges of a consulting-services provider.

+ Strong leadership, communication, organization, team building, and relationship-management skills

+ Proven success in developing new clients and maintaining strong client relationships.

+ Experience with managing and mentoring architectural staff.

+ Experience negotiating project scope and fees

+ Knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures

+ Proven fiscal accountability and responsibility on projects

+ Graphic and modeling Software skills a plus; Revit, Sketchup, Adobe suite.

Specific Requirements include:

+ Bachelor’s Degree Architecture required, Masters preferred.

+ Registered Architect in Illinois, NCARB and LEED preferred.

+ 15+ years of experience in architectural design and planning of facilities within core markets.

+ 8+ years of leadership and business development experience in the architectural industry.

+ Demonstrated technical expertise as well as proven project management, supervisory, and business development experience.

Hybrid Work Program:

Farnsworth Group appreciates that the workplace environment is ever evolving and recognizes that flexibility and work-life balance are an important aspect in the careers and lives of our employees. Our Hybrid Work Program seeks to offer employees a flexible work arrangement which also contributing to the culture and success of the Company.

Featured benefits and perks include:

+ 401(k) with 100% Company Match up to 5%

+ Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance Plans

+ Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts

+ Short & Long-Term Disability

+ Maternity and Paternity Leave

+ Professional Development and Training

+ Mentoring Program

+ Paid Time Off

+ Wellness/Fitness Reimbursements

Statement on Diversity and Inclusion:

Farnsworth Group is a collection of employees with unique backgrounds and perspectives that all come together to make us a better Company. It is our goal to recruit, hire, develop, retain, and promote a diverse group of people. Join us…and let’s make a difference, together.

For immediate consideration, please Apply Online by clicking on the “Apply for this Position” tab below.

Farnsworth Group, Inc. is proud to be a M/F Disabled and Veteran EEO/AA employer.

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Job Posting: JC243628960

Posted On: Jul 13, 2023

Updated On: Nov 30, 2023

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