Who We Are:
happy to introduce you to CBREâs Design practice, an interior design capability
within the largest commercial real estate services company in the world. We are
a group of talented architecture and interior design professionals from varied
backgrounds working to deliver exceptional design solutions for our clients. We
work in an environment of transparency and teamwork. In solving for our clientâs
needs, we are strengthened by the extensive resources and services across
CBREâs global platform. As a fast-growing practice within the company, we
require our professionals to be their best self, showcasing their talents and
enjoying the journey of building something great together. CBRE Design is
seeking talented professionals who want to excel at what they love to do.
Who You Are:
You are passionate about
design and your talent.
You are detail oriented
and care about producing the best product possible.
You are agile and enjoy
working together with a team.
You want to see your
ideas and hard work brought to life.
You want to create spaces
that dramatically effect people across multiple locations.
You want to be in an
You want to grow your
A fun, collaborative
individual who isnât afraid to think outside the box
A team player with a
positive attitude whoâs enthusiastic about tackling the unexpected and unknown
A creative person with
strong graphic, organizational, and communication skills
A conceptual thinker
whoâs always seeking inspiration
decision-maker and risk-taker
Our Chicago Studio has
an immediate need for a Sr Design Project Lead. The Sr Design Project Lead is
responsible for Business Development and managing client
accounts. The Sr Design Project Lead is an expert in all
conventional aspects of technical design/architectural
principles. Plans and conducts tasks requiring independent judgement
in the evaluation, selection and substantial adaptation and modification of standard
design techniques and procedures. Supervises others in areas where
precedents are not clearly established. Assists with building client
relations, along with identifying new opportunities within Business
Assigns team duties,
responsibilities and scope of authority.
Identifies and documents
additional services for review by the Project Director and client
Primary daily contact
with the client.
Determines managerial or
technical matters relating to the project.
Oversees all design
review with design team to promote innovative design solutions.
Assists Design Director
in ensuring all projects include QA/QC process for reviewing contract documents
for completeness and organization.
Responsible for maintaining
profitability on project assignments, assists Design Director in ensuring all
projects maintain profitability.
and "leave behinds" when pursuing new projects with oversight from
Works with Design
Director on staffing needs.
Works with Design
Director in marketing endeavors and proposal preparations.
supervision to individual employees within single functional or operational
area. Approves subordinate's recommendations for staff recruitment,
selection, promotion, advancement, corrective action and
termination. Effectively recommends same for direct reports to next
level management for review and approval. Plans and monitors
appropriate staffing levels and utilization of labor, including overtime. Prepares
and delivers performance appraisal for staff. Mentors and coaches
team members to further develop competencies. Leads by example and
models behaviors that are consistent with the company's values.
To perform this job
successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty
satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the
knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
13+ yearsâ experience.
B.A. or B.F.A. in
Interior Design from Council for Interior Design Accreditation curriculum or
B.A. in Architecture from accredited architectural curriculum (National
Architectural Accrediting Board or Canadian Architectural Certification
NCIDQ (National Council
for Interior Design Qualification) certification
commercial/ institutional/complex building types
Experienced with Revit,
Photoshop, AutoCAD, Sketch-UP and Adobe Suite.
Ability to complete
tasks with accuracy and with strong attention to detail
Ability to keep up in
high paced work environment
Ability to communicate
clearly and concisely; both verbally and in writing
Strong listening skills
Ability to present and
articulate ideas and analyses
intellectual curiosity and comfort with ambiguity and complex challenges
Ability to work in
multi-disciplinary and distributed teams
Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Women/Minorities/Persons with Disabilities/US Veterans
Location/Region: Atlanta, GA