Project Manager, Bergmann Associates

Bergmann Associates is now accepting resumes for a Project Manager to work in our Municipal Planning and Design practice. The position may be located in our Rochester or Buffalo, New York offices. The successful candidate will bring a passion for urban planning and design, as well as working in a collaborative, multi-disciplinary environment. We are only interested in applicants with an entrepreneurial spirit willing to put the time and effort into establishing a long-term career with Bergmann Associates. 
Our Municipal Planning team works on a range of projects, including:
• Brownfield reuse planning
• Downtown revitalization
• Regional plans
• Sustainability planning
• Park and trail planning and design
• Signature corridors and complete streets
• Comprehensive and land use plans
• Zoning, form based codes and design guidelines
• Waterfront planning and design

This position will include a range of plan production and management tasks for a wide array of project types. The successful candidate will be able to work on multiple projects at one time with a range of budgets and will be able to manage diverse teams of professionals. This position will require attendance at night meetings and travel across New York State. Work responsibilities will include the coordination and facilitation of extensive community outreach efforts, including the preparation of presentation materials such as powerpoints and presen-tation boards. Prospective candidates must possess the ability to work well in a collaborative environment with other design professions including landscape architects, architects, and engineers. 
Education, Experience, Certifications, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• 8+ years of experience in the field or urban planning / design;
• Professional accredidation – AICP, AIA or RLA;
• Proven track record of managing complex, multi-disciplinary project teams;
• Familiarity with NYS funding programs;
• Familiarity with NYS SEQR process;
• Excellent verbal presentation skills and ability to facilitate community meetings;
• Experience working directly with clients;
• Business development experience preferred;
• Ability to articulate thoughts and ideas in a written format; and
• Strong communication and organization skills.
Relationship to Others: 
• Reports directly to Municipal Practice Leader
• Works in close collaboration with planning and landscape architecture team members
• Regularly interacts and works with multi-disciplinary project teams

Send resume, references and a writing sample to: