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2018-02-202018-03-22

Director, Landscape, Chongqing

Aecom
Chongqing
  • Job Code
    23339-1217969
Company AECOM

Job Title: Director, Landscape, Chongqing

JobID: 23339-1217969

Location: Chongqing, CHN

Description: **Business Line** Design + Planning

**Position Title** Director, Landscape, Chongqing

China - Chongqing Municipality

Chongqing

**Job Summary**

Ability to work, inspire and manage a diverse team of design professionals from around the world focusing on strong communication and team leadership abilities.

Ability to lead design in a holistic process oriented approach based on a contemporary innovative methodology from the vision to built works.

Lead design and direct a diverse practice and project typology from multi-disciplinary projects articulating complex urban, ecological and social issues to innovative site specific landscape works.

Excellent BI-LINGUAL communication skill.

Recruits and manages a team of designers in new office.

Develops landscape design plans in response to technical problems posed by a project’s scope. Develops innovative solutions to problems.

Serves as a technical design expert to the project, but generally works through staff to develop and execute design.

Independently evaluate, select, and apply standard landscape architecture techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications on projects.

Plays a key role in projects, as a lead, project manager, or critical designer.

Leads projects that are medium to large in size: responsible for financial management of the project, ensuring key deadlines are met and that the project stays on schedule and staff are working together effectively.

Manages the presentation and report development from clients.

Plays a key role in client management and client satisfaction.

Work, inspire and manage a diverse team of design professionals from around the world focusing on strong communication and team leadership abilities.

Excellent communication skill.

Be able to lead design in a holistic process oriented approach based on a contemporary innovative methodology from the vision to built works.

Lead design and direct a diverse practice and project typology from multi-disciplinary projects articulating complex urban, ecological and social issues to innovative site specific landscape works.

**Minimum Requirements**

8-10 years’ post-graduate experience as a Landscape Team Leader / Lead Designer or Design Project Manager.

Ability to lead and manage a team of junior to mid level designers.

Excellent coordination skills and the ability to manage multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills essential.

Experience working on international large-scale mixed-use, commercial, open-space and residential projects.

Bachelors in Landscape Architecture or closely related field required; Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture preferred.

Ability to conceive, design and communicate master plans and cityscapes from a blank canvas

Promising portfolio of built work which demonstrates technical capabilities.

Ability to lead a project team on small to medium-sized projects.

Strong conceptual ability highly regarded.

Good writing and oral communication skills both in English and Mandarin.

Portfolio attached is a must.

**Preferred Qualifications**

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**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information on AECOM, please visit our website at www.aecom.com.

**Job Category** Architecture and Design

**Country** China

**Position Status** Full-Time

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 174454BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.



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