locationsBeijing, Chinatime typeFull timeposted onPosted 30+ Days Agojob requisition idR-10792Your RoleAs a Gensler Design Manager, you will leverage your attention to detail and interpersonal skills to deliver exceptional client projects on time and on budget. Grow your project management experience while working on trendsetting projects across industries. A focus for the role will be building client relationships and driving business opportunities. If you have workplace experience for professional service will be a plus.What You Will DoImplementing one or more projects through the management of project teamsManaging all phases of projects, including project set-up, programming, design, and construction administrationEstablishing and maintaining ongoing, productive client relationshipsManaging project scheduling, staffing/productivity, budgets, project set-up with clients, sub-contractors, vendors and consultantsTracking the financial performance of projectsPreparing project proposal, negotiating fees and contracts for projectsCoordinating bidding processEnsure projects conform to contractCreating and communicating clear and attainable project objectives and project requirementsAny other related responsibility as assignedYour Qualifications10+ years of related experience, including demonstrated success as a project manager on various project typesProfessional degree (Masters or Bachelor) in Architecture/Interior Design from an accredited program; Licensure is a plusStrong leadership, organization, communication and relationship management skillsAbility to maintain existing client relationships and build new client relationships and develop a networkAbility to handle difficult situations with tact, grace and styleExperience leading, managing and mentoring multiple project teamsExperience with recruiting, mentoring and coaching talent. Highly organized and responsiveStrong abilities in managing fees, schedules and staffingExtensive knowledge of design principles/practices, technical regulations, building code, standards and building structuresStrong client communication skillsBilingual in English, MandarinComputer skills required: Microsoft Word and Excel and AutoCAD. Revit, Spexx, and Adobe Suite all a plus Please include work samples along with your resume and cover letter. Life at GenslerAt Gensler, we are as committed to enjoying life as we are to delivering best-in-class design. From curated art exhibits to internal design competitions to “Well-being Week,” our offices reflect our people’s diverse interests. We encourage every person at Gensler to lead a healthy and balanced life. Our comprehensive benefits include medical insurance, social insurance, paid holidays, and paid time off. We also offer profit sharing, and twice annual bonus opportunities. As part of the firm’s commitment to licensure and professional development, Gensler offers reimbursement for certain professional licenses and associated renewals and exam fees. We view our professional development programs as strategic investments in our future.
Gensler is a global architecture, design, and planning firm with 52 locations across Asia, Europe, Australia, the Middle East, and the Americas. Founded in 1965, the firm serves more than 3,500 active clients in virtually every industry. Gensler designers strive to make the places people live, work, and play more inspiring, more resilient, and more impactful.
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