Designer / Project Manager

M Moser Associates’ San Francisco office is looking to hire an experienced Designer with strong technical skills who is interested in moving into Project Management.

Position Overview

As our San Francisco business continues to grow, M Moser is looking for talented and hard-working talent who want to grow with us. This Designer / Project Manager position is unique in that you will take on three different types of work within your role:

  • You will support our Design Team Lead as an experienced Designer
  • You will lead small design projects, including scheduling and client management, independently
  • You will partner with our Associate Project Manager on large, complex, workplace projects.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation of design proposals/ pitches for new large scale project opportunities on a consistent basis
  • Work as an integral member of design/build teams, participating in concept development, design documentation, through construction administration
  • Communicate concepts and technical drawings using various design tools including but not limited to Revit, AutoCad, SketchUp, Rhino.
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Successfully manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Monitor compliance to applicable codes, practices, QA/QC policies, performance standards and specifications
  • Interact with the clients to interpret their needs and requirements and represent them in the field
  • Perform overall quality control of the work (budget, schedule, plans, personnel’s performance) and report regularly on project status
  • Liaise with construction professionals about the feasibility of potential projects
  • Adapt plans according to circumstances and resolving any problems that may arise during construction
  • Travel regularly to building sites, proposed locations and client meetings

At M Moser Associates, we see the world differently. Our DNA is design and implementation - we revel in those who are as passionate as we are to challenge the status quo and build great things as part of a team. We enjoy working closely with a variety of amazing clients and being part of award winning projects. M Moser Associates values professional development and will nurture your talent and career growth. Our firm also offers excellent benefits and a competitive compensation in accordance with your experience and your potential contribution. Most importantly, when you join M Moser Associates you become part of a global community that wants to see you succeed!

Skills, Attitudes and Qualifications

At M Moser Associates, we pride ourselves on designing the best, most creative spaces while ensuring the best project delivery experience in the industry. To be successful in this, you must be exceptionally driven to uncover and deliver out-of-the-box solutions to your clients design problems. You must be someone who loves a challenge and has a “can-do” attitude. In this role it is important that you are confident in your design decisions and are able to effectively manage clients’ expectations.

Must have a natural interest in design leadership and management.

Some of the experience and qualities we expect for our successful Design Project Manager include:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in working on commercial projects as a Designer
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Architecture, Design, or other related field preferred.
  • Minimum 1 year in project leadership, including the delivery of at least 2 small-medium corporate commercial design projects in the San Francisco Bay area
  • Advanced Revit, SketchUp, AutoCAD, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), InDesign
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail-oriented with an excellent ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Exemplary skills in dealing with people, able to work with and manage teams
  • LEED accreditation and familiarity with the Design-Build process, preferred
  • Experience with the entire project lifecycle, from pre-lease services through post-occupancy
  • Proven fiscal accountability and responsibility
  • Strong leadership, organization, communication, and relationship manager skills
  • An active presence in the A&D community


If you are interested in working with us, have a look at our careers page.


If you are interested in working with us, have a look at our careers page.