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2017-11-162017-12-16

Design Manager / Workplace Interiors - Senior

Gensler
San Francisco, CA
  • Job Code
    10411
Gensler — Career Opportunities


Design Manager / Workplace Interiors - Senior

Careers Site Location: San Francisco, CA, US

Description

​Gensler is a global design firm, with 47 offices and 5,000 + employees worldwide. Gensler helps clients succeed by focusing on the needs of the people they serve, whether they are employees, customers, sports fans, students, passengers or guests. Founded in 1965, Gensler has deep expertise in design and architecture across 31 practices, including commercial office buildings, professional services, retail, aviation, planning and urban design, entertainment and hospitality, sports stadiums and education facilities. The firm also holds practices focusing on brand strategy, environmental graphic design, mission-critical facilities, and has recently invested in consulting for real estate workplace and sustainable design.

For more information, visit our website (www.gensler.com) or blog (www.gensleron.com), follow us on Twitter (@GenslerOnCities, @GenslerOnWork, @GenslerLfstyle), or like us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/GenslerDesign/).

At Gensler’s San Francisco Corporate Workplace Interiors studio, we help companies innovate. We design spaces, services and environments for organizations seeking new ways to provide value for themselves by fostering healthier, more effective workplaces.   We are searching for an experienced design manager with a successful track record of managing all phases of corporate interiors projects and leading multiple complex projects at the same time. 

Job Overview:

Responsible for managing commercial interiors projects. A Design Manager at Gensler works with autonomy to be responsible for execution of a variety of project types and sizes and will lead all phases of projects. He or she will be involved in all phases of the project delivery and must have a working knowledge of this process with the ability to deliver the successful completion of a project. A Design Manager will work/interact with and mentor junior staff to encourage a high level of design and ensure client satisfaction through being the main point of contact for the client in all work produced.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Act as lead design manager for a variety of project types
  • Drive the project delivery during all phases of the project
  • Develop and maintain project schedules, budgets, and work plans
  • Lead the relationships with the client, contractor, agencies, as well as engineering and specialty consultants
  • Prepare and review proposals, contracts, and consultant agreements
  • Review internal project accounting documents and process draft project billing
  • Participate in firm marketing, proposal writing, and project interviews
  • Manage mid-size to large project teams, assign and monitor completion of tasks
  • Mentor junior staff
  • Participate in the coordination and document preparation for projects and provide quality assurance via review of project documentation
  • Other related duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • 10-15  Years of Design Management experience in an Architecture firm, working on corporate interior projects
  • Knowledge and experience in all phases of interior design / architectural projects
  • Ability to provide excellent client service and assure project profitability
  • Desire to mentor junior staff
  • Strong programming and space planning skills
  • High level of design competence and expertise in FF&E
  • Knowledge of state and local building codes including accessibility
  • Sustainable design experience, with a preference for hands-on LEED project participation and accreditation
  • Computer savvy with moderate or better skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook and Project), and AutoCAD.
  • Revit, SketchUp and Photoshop skills are a benefit

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Interior Design or Architecture

For consideration, please submit resume and portfolio in PDF format.

Gensler is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participant in the U.S. Federal E-Verify program. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Gensler will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.


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