Project Director
Posted on 3/22/2024
CannonDesign

1,001-5,000 employees

Integrated design firm enhancing human life
Company Overview
CannonDesign stands out as a leading integrated design firm, employing over 1,000 creative thinkers dedicated to addressing complex societal challenges through their unique Living-Centered Design approach. This approach focuses on the intricate interdependencies between people, businesses, communities, society, and the environment, aiming to improve human life. The firm's commitment to equity in education, accessible healthcare, and inclusive communities, alongside its continuous exploration of new ideas, has earned it recognition as one of the world's most forward-thinking companies.
Consulting
Social Impact
Education

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.7M

Founded

1945

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

6%
Locations
Arlington, VA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Marketing
CategoriesNew
Project Management
Strategy Development
Business Development
Business & Strategy
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in architecture, engineering, construction, or related degree
  • MBA or business degree a plus but not required
  • Current Licensure or registration in the United States preferred
  • LEED accreditation preferred
  • PMP Certification preferred
  • Minimum 15 years of related experience managing large multi-disciplinary projects with construction budgets of over $250M
  • Corporate Commercial or Science and Technology project experience preferred
  • Proven track record of managing projects with large complex teams that have achieved financial goals
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills
  • Familiarity with MS Project, Deltek Project Planning, Revit, Microsoft Office, MS Project, Deltek Vision, Bluebeam as well as other data management software is required
  • Ability to travel to the west coast on a regular basis as required
Responsibilities
  • Develop and lead the overall strategy for project delivery on large, complex design projects
  • Lead large project teams to develop project goals and work plans, achieve design excellence, quality, budget, schedule, innovation, and profitability objectives
  • Responsible for the day-to-day leadership, management, and overall delivery success of large scale, multi-year projects
  • Coordinate work effort and resources across multiple teams, workstreams, and interdependencies to meet milestones and ensure successful project delivery
  • Manage and coordinate workload of team and provide leadership of team activities
  • Participate in Business Development activity and proactively partner with Marketing and Office Leadership as needed to help grow top line
  • Build and maintain positive client relations throughout the life of the project