3487 Harrison Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49006 | (H) (000) 000-0000 | TBuckley@coldmail.com
Highly accomplished architect with over 10 years’ hands-on experience in drafting architectural schematics in blueprints, creating interior and exterior design concepts for high visiblity projects, and coordinating construction teams to achieve project objectives. Skilled in leveraging AutoCAD, Photoshop, and 3D Studio Max software to create architectural models. Strong ability to coordinate multiple teams across countries and foster relationships with clients and vendors to promote innovative architectural and structural concepts.
Architectural Design l Project Management l Computer Aided Design
Contract Negotiations l Client Relations l Team Leadership
Architect | Project Manager Al-Tatweer Company Iraq 01/2011 to 02/2013 Designed new buildings, extensions, and alterations to existing buildings. Collaborated with clients to ensure forecasted designs aligned with project requirements and construction codes. Created interior design plan and prepared full workshop drawings; oversaw construction from project inception to completion. Worked with international companies to purchase and transport materials and supplies to work sites. Spearheaded weekly meetings and monitored work progress and project phases remotely. Contracted cross-functional staff, including contractors, engineers, and other construction professionals to meet established deliverable time frames. Controlled internal budgets and financial transactions between departments; worked with department managers/directors to manage expenditures and budgets. Approved outgoing invoices and reconciled received payments in accordance with project submission schedules. Negotiated with clients and vendors to develop cost-effective plans and solutions, and to secure project contracts. Notable Projects l Ford Cars Showroom, Baghdad, Iraq, 2012 l Al-Nahrain University, Baghdad, Iraq, 2012 l Al-Ulwiya Club, Baghdad, Iraq, 2011 Architect | Acting Branch Manager All Blacks Company Bahrain | Qatar | United Arab Emirates 07/2010 to 01/2011 Reviewed design requirements and collaborated with branch managers and lead designers to create presentations for clients. Coordinated across departments to establish project budgets and define deliverables; monitored delivery of required materials and projects. Notable Projects l The Fontana Towers, Manama, Bahrain, 2011 l Qatar Entertainment City, Doha, Qatar, 2010 Architect Emaar Engineering Company Bahrain 07/2007 to 07/2011 Spearheaded architectural team through development of interior/exterior project design from conceptual stage through construction and delivery of final report. Met with clients to establish architectural vision and concepts. Translated client requirements into schematic design utilizing various programs such as AutoCAD, 3D Studio Max, and Photoshop. Work with construction professionals to determine project and construction feasibility.