Project Manager


The West Studio, LLC

Job Description

The West Studio is a small but mighty firm doing big, meaningful work. Our vision is that all members of the community have just and fair access to inclusive, culturally relevant outdoor environments and the many benefits that nature affords when we create socially, environmentally, and economically supportive environments. As Project Manager, your role would include:

• Interfacing with clients for design tasks and project management, both in person and virtually.
• Communicating design vision and technical parameters verbally and graphically to existing and prospective clients.
• Skillful management of internal collaborative design team and subconsultants through all project phases, from planning through construction administration, both in person and virtually.
• Ability to articulate and manage production processes to ensure timely completion of high quality deliverables.
• Ability to lead inclusive community engagement processes.
• Ability to perform construction observation duties and monitor design quality.
• Assisting with project pursuits including: marketing, business development, and proposal writing.
• Willingness and flexibility to travel up and down the pacific northwest as needed.

Job Requirements

The West Studio is looking for a technically strong and detail-oriented licensed Landscape Architect with 7+ years’ experience to join our team. We desire candidates with excellent collaboration, communication and mentorship skills who utilize a forward-thinking evidence-based approach to achieve vibrant supportive environments. Qualified candidates are registered Landscape Architects and hold or aspire to obtain EDAC, SITES, or LEED accreditation. Candidates have demonstrated leadership and skills in the design of supportive environments such as healthcare, education, supportive housing and sustainable solutions along with project management of large, complex projects. Successful candidates will thrive in an innovative, inclusive, evolving environment; and be flexible, empathetic and respectful as they listen to and work with diverse communities and stakeholders. Candidates will have exceptional problem-solving and interpersonal communication skills with strong project management and organizational skills. Preferred software proficiencies include CAD/LandFX, Adobe Create Suite, InDesign, and the Office 365 platform.

Terms of Employment

Do you thrive in a collaborative team environment? Are you passionate about creating vibrant environments with a focus on inclusion, cultural identity, health outcomes, and sustainability? Are you looking for a flexible work-life balance? We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. If this sounds right up your alley, this is an excellent opportunity to join a strategically evolving firm.

How to Apply

Please email a cover letter with a synopsis of your skills and experience and how they are relevant to the work of The West Studio, a resume with three references and a portfolio highlighting recent relevant work.

Contact Name: Audrey West, Principal
Contact Phone:
Contact Email: [email protected]

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