Archinect

Design & Development Associate

SHVO SHVO Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Mon, Jan 6 '20Posted on:
Full-timeType:

Position Summary

Supports SHVO portfolio from acquisition through construction in various design-related capacities (design, research, project management, administration).

Reports to: Managing Director, Design & Development

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Project Management

  • Diligent daily filing of incoming and outgoing files and materials
  • Organization and tracking of project correspondence and communications
  • Scheduling and coordinating internal and external meetings
  • Strategic project management aligned to secure critical path milestones

 Research 

  • Create and maintain Design & Development databases
  • Research design trends, market standards, and finishes
  • Stay abreast of competitive design landscape for product, marketing, and public relations opportunities
  • Detailed benchmarking of international and national comparables (residential, hospitality, commercial, and retail assets)
  • Maintain influential knowledge of real estate, design, culture, and media trends

Design 

  • Prepare feasibility analysis and due diligence presentations
  • Prepare historical research on existing buildings
  • Prepare conceptual design presentations
  • Define RFP and scope of work requirements for consultant professionals
  • Conceptualize, draft, and critique floorplans
  • Prepare detailed floorplan reviews, annotated comments
  • Assist with the review of shop drawings and approvals
  • Maintain sample library
  • Prepare punch lists
  • Strategic partnerships outreach

Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of programming and functional adjacencies
  • Sophisticated interior design sensibility
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Meticulous organization
  • Impeccable project management skills
  • Willingness to initiate tasks and perform duties with little supervision
  • Exceptional, polished presentation
  • Articulate, measured, assertive
  • Sophisticated written and editorial skills
  • Creative strategist with precise execution
  • Strong leadership and logistical sensibility
  • Strong technology capacity and interest
  • Refined, elegant graphic design sensibility
  • Motivated independent with collaborative initiative
  • Highly organized and comfortable working on multiple parallel accelerated tracks
  • Committed accountability, keen dependability
  • Exquisite design acumen; international exposure
  • Sophisticated appreciation of design, culture
  • Entrepreneurial savvy
  • Commitment to execute timely delivery

Technical

  • Expert proficiency in MS Office (Excel in particular)
  • Emphatic graphic design interest and expert proficiency in Adobe CS Suite (Acrobat, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)
  • Expert proficiency in drawing software (AutoCAD/SketchUp, etc.)

 Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (Major or Concentration in Architecture/ Interior Design);
  • Masters degree in Architecture, Interior Design or Real Estate Development
  • Three years minimum design experience
  • Luxury residential, hospitality, and/or retail experience preferred

Interest

  • Please email resume, cover email elaborating interest and selected work samples (PDF, maximum 5MB). Candidates should be immediately available and eligible to work locally.
View your Application History

Back to Job List...

  • ×Search in: