Landscape Architect/Director

Snøhetta Snøhetta Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Tue, Apr 10 '18Posted on:

Snøhetta is an international, interdisciplinary architecture and landscape architecture firm with offices in Oslo, New York, San Francisco and Innsbruck.  The US offices are working on architectural, interior, and landscape projects associated with libraries, performance spaces, master plans, academia, waterfronts, park planning, urban redevelopments, and public plazas throughout the Americas. The New York studio is seeking a Landscape Architect/Director who is committed to the creation and development of exemplary landscape architecture from concept through execution.

Directors must be licensed professionals with 15+ years of experience. They are expected to develop a deep understanding of the mission, goals, and portfolio of Snøhetta as well as their own point of view of the work and the profession.

A Director must demonstrate a wide range of leadership skills inside and outside the studio and have the capacity to understand or form projects independently; with a focus on understanding and facilitating cross-disciplinary thinking. Directors promote acquisition efforts, project efficiency, and critical thinking. They may work closely with the Partner/s in firm-wide strategic matters that support the long-term sustainability of the company beyond their daily participation in project work to help advance the agenda of the firm and the infrastructure to do that work. It is expected that Directors work on several issues or with several projects simultaneously and to negotiate / understand contract terms for projects.

Additional tasks may include:

  • Participation in acquisition efforts
  • Maintaining relationships with clients
  • Representing the firm in lectures or panel discussions
  • Supporting mentorship and recruitment efforts
  • Project management / leadership
  • Leadership of office teams for operational tasks
  • Guide Project Managers in overall team leadership including advice on budget, staffing, schedule and other design or technical matters

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