Project Manager:

IKM is seeking an architect that has market sector experience, business acumen, communication and client relationship skills, aesthetic sensitivity, and technical competency.


Candidate has full responsibility for managing all aspects of multiple small to midsized projects.  Prepares strategic plans for project success.  Responsible for the coordination of all project efforts, administrative and technical, to assure the most efficient and cost-effective execution of assigned projects.  Serves as the primary client liaison to bring the schedule, budgets, and scope of work to completion and to the client’s satisfaction.  Actively manages client budgets, schedules, and program; project communications and documentation; office administrative tasks; and project team assignments.  Estimates fees, determines scope of work, and prepares proposals and contracts.


Bachelor’s degree in architecture from an accredited program, plus 8 years of experience.  Registered architect preferred.  Compensation is commensurate with your experience.


Please submit your resume and portfolio to:  mmastay@ikminc.com


Graphic Designer (Pittsburgh or Cleveland Locations)

IKM is looking for an accomplished graphic designer to change the trajectory of our graphic communication initiatives and raise our brand identity through high impact graphic messaging across all of the firm’s market sectors.  This will include work in digital and offline media.  The focus of this candidate will be to deliver brilliant creative solutions that communicate our story.

Requirements of the Position:

A degree in graphic design is preferred, although other art and design subject concentrations may be accepted depending on experience and quality of portfolio. Candidates should be power users of Microsoft Office Suite, and Adobe products including InDesign, Illustrator, & Photoshop.  This role requires a high level of collaboration with other design professionals and while working with other marketing, communications, and business development professionals to produce proposal, marketing, story telling & branding content.  This position is deadline oriented and requires strong time management and organizational skills.  This position is part of a collaborative, critique based environment.  Candidates must me able to contribute and thrive in a crit based model of evaluation.

Responsibility of the Position:

Responsible for providing graphic design expertise and oversight in the production of proposals, graphic content,  competitive presentations for work, and marketing/storytelling collateral for both digital and offline sources.  The position will work closely with the marketing/communications coordinator, and professional design staff. The graphic design position reports to the Director of Business Development, Marketing, & Communications.  The position will support graphic communications efforts across multiple office locations and market sectors.

Duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Planning concepts by studying relevant information and materials.
  • Illustrating concepts by designing examples of art arrangement, size, type size and style and submitting them for approval.
  • Preparing finished artwork through a combination of hand developed content and digital production solutions.
  • Coordinating with outside agencies, art services, web designer, marketing, printers, and colleagues as necessary.
  • Contributing to team efforts by consulting and development of graphic content.
  • Communicating with staff and firm leadership about layout and design.
  • Creating a wide range of graphic and layout content for product illustrations, company logos, and websites communication.
  • Review of preliminary and pre-final layout work through collaborative firmwide engagement and critique.

References, portfolio, & work history required

Please submit your resume and portfolio to:  mmastay@ikminc.com


Architectural Graduates

IKM has immediate openings for Architectural Graduates.  Open position is for a full-time entry-level emerging professional that is on the path to licensure with fewer than two years of experience; will develop design or technical solutions under the supervision of an architect.

Bachelor’s degree in architecture from an accredited program.

Please submit your resume and portfolio to:  mmastay@ikminc.com