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The Gap Inc.

Senior Project Manager, Architecture, Gap Inc.

The Gap Inc. - San Francisco, CA

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The Architecture & Engineering (A&E) team is a critical Store Development function that provides design, architecture, and engineering services for all new and remodel projects across our vast North American and Mexico fleets.  This team is responsible for delivering high quality drawings end-to-end; from schematic store design to final construction drawings, and closely supports other key functions in the organization to develop, open and operate our stores with expert technical guidance.

The Senior Project Manager of Architecture is primarily responsible for managing store design and architectural execution for new and remodel projects within assigned region(s) and brand focus. Additionally, this position will be responsible for managing remodel programs across all brands from program planning to project execution. The candidate must possess a thorough understanding of architectural standards, a basic understanding of construction means and methods, must work well in a team environment and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. 


Trust and Honesty

Collaboration and Influencing           

Drives Results



The Senior Project Manager of Architecture is viewed as an integral team player and works closely with multiple business partners across Real Estate, Real Estate Law, Store Development and Brand functions. This position must also participate in landlord scope and lease negotiations, lead site assessments, develop scope and store design to meet business objectives, and manage the architectural execution of projects. 


Manage a portfolio of cross brand projects to meet cost, schedule and quality goals for store design and architectural execution efforts.

Lead with an owner-mindset to understand enterprise business goals and provide A&E support to achieve those goals.

Ensure strong business partnerships and deliver great work in a collaborative manner.

Perform feasibility layout studies and leads site assessments, surveys and due diligence to determine viability of real estate locations.

Partner with Estimating to provide project risk and cost assessments.

Create construction lease exhibits and support Real Estate and Legal teams to negotiate leases and exhibits.

Act as liaison to business partners for Landlord delivery, design, construction drawings and permits.

Manage architecture and engineering consultant service and deliverables, and negotiate project fees, to achieve best-in-class project delivery.

Measure performance utilizing analytics, metrics and scorecards.

Manage permitting process for portfolio of projects.

Act as owner representative for design and field coordination questions and issues.

Contribute to the success of the company through ongoing development and participation in new store designs, programs, pilots and initiatives.

Provide strategic insight and recommendations to improve template standards and processes. ','!*!KEY EXPERIENCES

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

Thorough understanding of construction sequencing and building codes.

Excellent project planning and time management skills.

Logical, methodical and intuitive thinker with ability to independently develop and administer action plans in response to immediate, long range, and/or complex problems.

Ability to concurrently manage multiple projects of varying scopes and complexity.

Ability to work with cross functional teams to deliver results.

Confidence in communicating with all levels of management.

Experience managing expectations in a fast-paced environment; customer service oriented.

Effective negotiator.

Ability to analyze data to inform decisions.

Strong written and oral communication skills.

Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, Adobe Acrobat and CAD.

Must be able to travel minimum once per quarter as needed to visit consultant offices or attend site visits.

Minimum Educational Level:

College degree in architecture or design preferred

Minimum Experience:

5 Years minimum of architectural project management experience

3 Years minimum retail design, construction documentation and detailing

Retail (roll-out) project experience preferred ','US-CA-SAN FRANCISCO','','Full-time','Corporate','Architecture/Construction (Store Development)','Christie Annis','','Senior Project Manager, Architecture, Gap Inc.']);


221 days 20 hours ago

The Gap Inc.


Senior Project Manager, Architecture, Gap Inc. The Gap Inc. - San Francisco, CA, United States


Location: San Francisco, CA