Director of Design

Industry City Industry City Employer:
Brooklyn, NY, USLocation:
Mon, Oct 23 '17Posted on:

Director of Design 

Position Summary:  

Industry City is looking for a Director of Design to lead its in-house Design team! The Industry City Design team is responsible for establishing and executing the aesthetic vision of Industry City for all of the architecture, landscape architecture, signage, wayfinding, lighting, streetscape improvement, environmental graphic, and interior design projects that take place throughout the development. The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience: 

  • Experienced project manager with ability to coordinate internal Design team, consultants, and contractors throughout the design and construction process.
  • Proven leadership track record and experience leading project teams.
  • Ability to lead effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Track record of anticipating and resolving design problems before they arise in an effort to maintain project schedule and budget.
  • Strong designer with ability to quickly communicate concepts on a variety of scales.  
  • Knowledge of current design trends in retail, food & beverage, and office spaces.
  • Knowledge of renovation and construction to and within existing industrial buildings. 
  • Ability to balance multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Ability to track and streamline the architectural design process from conceptual design through execution for multiple simultaneous projects. 
  • Strong organizational and communication skills. 

Minimum Requirements: 

  • Professional degree in Architecture (MArch or BArch).
  • 6-10 years of relevant professional experience with at least 2 years in a leadership role.
  • Skilled in use of AutoCAD, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and 3D modeling software.
  • Architecture Registration preferred but not required.

About Us:

Industry City is a 6 million square foot, 16 building redevelopment located in Brooklyn, New York. The complex is undergoing an ambitious multi-phase repositioning to transform historic industrial buildings into a modern mixed-use office and retail campus.  Industry City is home to a unique mix of businesses including, media and advertising firms Time Inc. and Publicis, technology firm Motivate (owner and operator of CitiBike) and the fortune 500 engineering firm AECOM.  The property also hosts the Brooklyn Nets franchise headquarters and the team’s state of the art practice facility.  Throughout its ground floors Industry City features an array of highly curated food and spirits purveyors and stylish retailers including ABC Carpet, Design Within Reach and Mitchell Gold & Bob Williams.  Industry City also offers year round one of a kind programming including Brooklyn Bowl’s summer concert series, Sunset Sounds.



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