Wolcott Architecture | Los Angeles, CA

Purpose of Position:

Wolcott Architecture (WA) is looking for an experienced Senior Project Manager who will be responsible for the overall management of specific firm projects, ranging from medium-large scale commercial interior architecture scope to tenant improvements. The Sr PM assures that the project conforms to the contractual agreement the firm has made to the client, and the project is completed within the allocated period of time and the budget that has been assigned.

This is a role that requires comfort with client interaction and experience with project and design presentation.

Wolcott offers a fun, fast paced, creative work environment nestled in our custom office space in the Los Feliz / EastHollywood neighborhood of Los Angeles. This is a full-time, in-office position with excellent benefits and 401(k) plan.


Experience Required:

·      A Minimum of 15 years’ experience (both technical and supervisory) in the interiors/architectural field in project management and design.

·      Bachelor’s degree in architecture or interior design required.


Qualifications include, but not limited to:

·      Broad knowledge of all aspects of architectural and interior planning, design, and construction. Knowledgeable of relevant design practice and materials, and capable of preparing schematic layouts, overseeing preparation of bid and construction documents, and construction administration.

·      Detailed knowledge of construction costs and excels at preparing analytic spreadsheet(s) of cost comparisons.

·      Full responsibility for the day-to-day operations of interior architectural and/or T.I. projects.

·      Excels at negotiating and preparingContracts, Proposals and Work Authorizations, and of identifying assumptions, exclusions, and supplemental/additional services throughout the project.

·      Knowledgeable of relevant lighting design practice, and capable of preparing schematic lighting layouts, overseeing preparation of lighting construction documents and administration.

·      Responsible for obtaining and negotiating consultant contracts and the overall project coordination with those consultants.

·      Proactively works with staff, either individually or in-groups, to provide a positive atmosphere for learning and mentoring for professional growth.

·      Represents Wolcott in a positive way to the Design/Vendor and Client/Broker communities.

·      Assists in Business Development by pitching business as a design leader with and without Principal involvement.

·      Assumes and further develops relationships with existing clients, brokers, developers, etc. to develop business for that office in which he or she resides.