Architect Project Management Software
PROJECT-CENTRIC SOFTWARE FOR ARCHITECTURE FIRMS
With integrated project and financial management tools in place, your firm will be best-positioned to deliver inspiring designs, price accurately and realise profitable margins. It's the only way to succeed in a highly competitive industry in which the design projects you take on can make or break your firm’s financial security and reputation. Deltek empowers your architecture firm to deliver the speed of design and the breadth of services that your clients demand, whilst never compromising your creative output.
- Manage opportunities with CRM
- Manage the entire project lifecycle, from bid to delivery
- Manage your fee schedule to price your bids accurately and competitively
- Communicate and share real-time information across departments and offices
- Recruit and retain the right team members at the right time
- Create a strong team dynamic and collaboration that ensures project success and contributes to employee satisfaction
- Enable mobility and flexibility
An increase in competition means that architecture firms have to be smarter about how they do business. This includes communicating with clients to ensure needs are met on both sides, tracking project budgets, and properly allocating resources so you deliver the best possible results even when changes occur. Deltek’s financial tools automate and streamline all your firm's accounting processes so you can keep design projects on budget and on time.
Managing your people and projects using static spreadsheets and documents not only wastes time, but it erodes project and financial success. By implementing a common management approach to scope, schedules, resources, fees and costs, risks, quality, and communications, you can improve profitability. Start to centralise and edit data in real-time to effectively plan and manage all your client projects.
In an industry as competitive as architecture, visibility, reporting and analysis into all project, client and firm dimensions is crucial to growth and profitability. With products designed specifically for architecture firms, Deltek provides tools you need to turn data into actionable insights and deliver successful projects.
With an increase in competition and limited time to devote solely to business development, the responsibility of finding, tracking and winning design projects to bid on often spans your entire firm. As a result, disjointed processes and overlapping data can become an issue. Deltek eradicates these problems with industry-leading CRM as part of an integrated ERP solution, so you can increase your win rate and ensure the future success of your architecture firm.
In the architecture industry, top tier creative talent is imperative. Increasing industry optimism and decreasing unemployment rates have caused employees to feel more secure in exploring new opportunities. As a result, firms now need an intuitive, comprehensive way to find, track, hire and retain the best employees in the industry.
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Architecture industry leaders not only set and implement their firm's strategic direction, but also have business development responsibilities on their plate. With this in mind, Deltek has provided a comprehensive set of tools for executives to increase project profitability and firm security.
With projects increasing in number and complexity, it's nearly impossible to effectively track and manage cash flow and growth in static spreadsheets. The Deltek suite of products equips firms with the automated financial and validation tools necessary to accurately set fee schedules, budget, forecast, report, and drive profit.
Two major challenges continue to impact project management within architecture firms: accurate project cost forecasting and effective cross-firm communication. With Deltek, you can improve internal communication amongst your team and contractors and ultimately ensure overall project success.
Deltek solutions are built on a world-class cloud infrastructure that utilises Amazon Web Services. Our solutions are easy to implement, compatible with the most popular software in the industry and compliant with strict IT standards. Our solutions require minimal maintenance to free up your IT resources for other business-critical tasks.
Investing in your architecture firm's growth doesn’t simply mean hiring more people; it means hiring the right people who know how to not only deliver inspiring designs, but also impact business and drive revenue. Deltek's Talent Management solutions provide the information you need to keep talent in house and projects staffed.
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