Are you interested in joining a wonderful company culture where accountability, top performance and teamwork are valued and rewarded? A company that was that was named one of Washington's Best Workplaces 2018 by Puget Sound Business Journal.Quadrant Homes is looking for an experienced, enthusiastic individual to join our talented group as a Design Studio Manager in our office located in Bellevue, WA.Position Highlights: The Design Studio Manager is responsible for the overall operations of the Design Studio and the development of the design studio team members.Position Responsibilities:* Overall management of the Design Studio.* Successfully develops and executes the division's strategic plan collaboratively with the Brand/ Division President and management team, balancing home office initiatives and long-term focus with local economic drivers. Thinks beyond the business plan: expands thinking considering various market conditions (including market contractions).* Monitoring and evaluating the efficiency and effectiveness of the studio relating to all team members, business and financial operations.* Demonstrates a keen understanding of the brand/division's position in the market relative to competitors, including factors such as pricing, sales rates, cancellation rates, product types, traffic, customer demographics, and market research vendors (who they are, who we've used in the past, etc.).* Overseeing the design studio team, setting up procedures, processes and assuring the design studio has the most current design trends, finishes and options available for homeowner selection per take-rate report data.* Interprets intimate financial knowledge of the business plan, related to design studio functions, into actionable strategy. Effectively utilizes past experiences and current data to give accurate projections of future business plan outcomes.* Communicate project updates regularly to management and cross functional teams such as the status of each project, potential issues, risks, etc.* Establishes and maintains effective working relationships interdepartmentally, with customers and business partners by managing their concerns in a prompt, courteous and effective manner.* Representing the interests of the studio and ensuring issues are addressed and resolved expeditiously.* Managing and mentoring the Design Studio Consultant(s) and Coordinator(s).* Enabling the team to reach their individual potential and maintain a positive team environment.* Understands the important critical touch points related to attracting, hiring, developing and engaging talented employees.* Be a key member of a collaborative management team, working closely with sales managers, project managers and construction managers.* Oversee and implement elevated customer experience process per home office objectives.* Other assign duties.Position Qualifications:* A Bachelor's degree in Interior Design or related field or equivalent years of experience is required.* A minimum of 5 years of experience working as an Interior Designer and/or Design Studio Manager.* Proven ability to lead, inspire and train.* Strong PC computer skills required, with a high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS Outlook), Adobe Pro and internet‐based programs such as Internet Explorer and Google Chrome required. Prior experience with Corrigo, Enterprise‐One/JD Edwards, Sharefile, Docusign, Envision and Hyphen Solutions preferred.* Strong written/verbal communication skills with demonstrated ability to work within cross-functional teams.* Ability to work collaboratively with others with respect for their unique contribution* Must have the abilities to communicate features, advantages / benefits associated with various upgrades, material durability's, design standards, create color charts, sketches and prepare work orders as necessary for projects.* Ability to demonstrate end-to-end thinking through projects and clearly articulate any research, logic and design choices that reinforce those creative decisions to our partners.* Ability to think through issues and present solutions.* Strong time management skills and experience managing multiple projects simultaneously & meet deadlines.Company Highlights:* Quadrant Homes is a member of TRI Pointe Group® (NYSE: TPH), a family of premium regional homebuilders.* Quadrant Homes is now in its 50th year of award-winning home building in the Puget Sound region, where it is currently building or developing new home communities in King, Pierce, Snohomish, and Kitsap Counties.* Recently named one of Washington's Best Workplaces 2018 by Puget Sound Business Journal.* More Washingtonians live in a home constructed by Quadrant than by any other builder.* Recipient of several recent design honors including 2019 and 2018 Nationals℠ Silver Awards by the NAHB National Sales and Marketing Council, 2018, 2017 and 2016 Tribute Awards by the New Home Council, and a 2016 Gold Nugget® Award by PCBC.Please visit www.QuadrantHomes.com.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, sex, gender, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please let us know.This position is located at 15900 SE Eastgate Way, Suite 300, Bellevue, WA. View the Google Map in full screen.
Location/Region: Bellevue, WA (98009)