CAREERS


 

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MID LEVEL PROJECT ARCHITECT

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

• 6-8 years commercial interior architect – government experience a plus
• Demonstrated technical competence in architecture-Architectural production drawings
• Keen design sense and detail oriented
• Extremely Proficient in Revit and AutoCAD
•Understanding of project phases and sequencing

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

• Design Development, Construction Documents, and Construction Administration
• May assist other staff on projects (responsible for assisting in multiple projects, in any phase)
• Effective planning, scheduling and task management of assigned projects from start to finish
• Technical production experience on large projects Coordination with technical consultant efforts on assigned projects
• Successfully completes all contractual requirements on time and within budget, with high quality
• Maintains high client satisfaction to further client relationships
• Requires minimal supervision and guidance from senior staff, Studio Directors and/or Partners

 


PROJECT DESIGNER

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

• Demonstrated technical competence in architecture and/or interior design
• Ability to manage one to two projects and multiple tasks within projects simultaneously (projects will be less complex)
• Keen design sense and detail oriented
• Knowledgeable in CAD and other design software-REVIT a Plus
• Good written and oral communication with clients and staff
• Understanding of project phases and sequencing
• Some knowledge of building codes, project costs and contracts

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Performs tasks in each of the five project phases: Schematic Design, Design Development, Construction Documents, Bidding and Negotiation and Construction Administration
• May assist other staff on projects (responsible for assisting in multiple projects, in any phase)
• Effective planning, scheduling and task management of assigned projects from start to finish
• Coordination of consultant efforts on assigned projects
• Tracks and controls billable hours/budget on selected projects
• Successfully completes all contractual requirements on time and within budget, with a quality matching the OTJ values
• Maintains high client satisfaction to further client relationships
• Assists in marketing, business development and collections efforts when needed
• Requires some supervision and guidance from senior staff, studio directors and/or partners

 

 


PROJECT ARCHITECT / DESIGNER

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

• 7+ years of experience in commercial architecture
• Demonstrated technical competence in architecture/interior design and architectural production drawings
• Keen design sense and detail oriented
• Strong proficiency in Revit
• Understanding of project phases and sequencing

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Assist in multiple projects in any phase
• Effective planning, scheduling and task management of assigned projects from start to finish
• Interpret hand sketches and turn into Revit/CAD drawings, 3d models or renderings
• Produce drawings/ models to communicate and solve problems
• Technical production experience on large projects
• Coordination with technical consultant efforts on assigned projects
• Successfully completes all contractual requirements on time and within budget, with high quality
• Maintains high client satisfaction to further client relationships

 

 


SENIOR PROJECT DESIGNER

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

• 7+ years’ experience in commercial interiors (prefer large & small projects)

 

• Skilled in Revit and using Revit to render

 

• Able to run a project and mentor junior staff

 

• Able to interact effectively with clients

 

• Team Player

 

• Creative

 


BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT PROFESSIONAL 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

• 1- 3 years of experience in commercial real estate industry

 

• Should currently live in or have strong connections in NYC
• Bachelor’s degree or higher
• Extremely organized & outgoing
• Client focused, driven, and persuasive
• Responsive and thrives in a fast-paced work environment
• Friendly, positive and professional demeanor
• Flexible & reliable
• Can work independently with little instruction
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Preferred: Interest in architecture and/or design
• Preferred: Experience in Commercial Real Estate and/or Sales/Business Development experience

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Become a market knowledge expert: Have a steady presence in and pulse on the market by learning about and tracking leads, attending industry events (breakfasts, seminars, happy hours etc.)
• Identify, meet with and establish working relationships with relevant NYC tenant rep brokers, landlord rep brokers, project managers and end users
• Work together with architects, designers and business development coworkers to further develop relationships and close business
• Salesforce entry and strategic follow up with contacts, and opportunities to assist NY Office in developing relationships and closing business
• Business development research as needed
• Help identify and develop win strategy for “ideal” projects
• Other duties as assigned to assist growth of NYC office

 

 

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