Our Client, an established Multi-discipline team of Architects, Engineers and Planners is currently looking for an Interior Design Manager to join their company on a permanent basis. Reporting to the Vice President, Operations the selected candidate will manage the Interior Design department and guide multiple projects from Design, to Construction implementation. The Design Manager will be responsible to create business plans, manage quality standards and allocate resources to meet project requirements.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Possess a post-secondary education in Interior Design
At least 10 years’ experience as a Senior Designer or Project Manager
Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills,
Commitment to excellence
Proficient in AutoCad, Revit, Microsoft Project, Photoshop, Illustrator, and other graphics and management software.
Registration with the Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario (ARIDO)
Proven creative abilities(as demonstrated by a portfolio of work)
Works with the Principal of Interior Design in the pursuit and development of Interior Design Projects; Create work plans, staffing plans, timelines terms of reference, and other supporting documents
Works with Vice President of Operations to recruit, hire, and manage the resources of the Department
Ensure that the work and services produced by the department are of a high quality. Perform Quality Assurance checks on all projects.
Report monthly on the progress of Interior Design Projects ensuring that Financial Performance and Design expectations are realized.
Work with internal project leadership and cooperate with other architectural and engineering disciplines in the development of Integrated projects.
Liase with client and user groups, as well as outside consultants, suppliers, authorities and other entities as required during the development and the delivery of the work.