We are currently seeking an experienced Designer Director to join our Shanghai Design Studio for new and exciting projects both within China and internationally.
The ideal candidate should have excellent experience in the hospitality interior design/architecture industry, with particular reference to international high end hotel design. Free hand drawing, Photoshop and AutoCAD skills would be an advantage.
As a Design Principal, you will take responsibility for the leadership of design, including the establishment of the overall design concept. It is the Design Principal’s job to ensure that the Project Manager maintains the continuity of the concept from start to completion and to lead the team and give guidance to the Project Manager throughout the project. The design principal will also be instrumental in determining the timing of design reviews and studio design standards together with bi-monthly reporting to the DMG on the design performance of major projects in the studio. In addition to this the Design Principal will be expected to participate in reviews of all major projects within the Group. The Design Principal shall also help in determining fee levels for project bids and be closely involved in the monitoring of costs throughout the term of projects.
The Design Principal should be able to work well with client groups and have the ability to present project concepts and development on a regular basis at client project meetings. The establishment of good working relationships is a vital part of the senior nature of the Design Principal who should also be instrumental in bringing in new projects to the GA Design International Group.
If you are interested in joining GA Design, then please send us your CV and portfolio (PDF format), together with a covering letter explaining why you want to work at GA Design Shanghai studio.
Please send your details to Ms Ying Jin by email to firstname.lastname@example.org , quoting the title of the position you are applying for.