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Practice Leader in Higher Education

Strategic-minded, higher education leader needed for an award-winning design practice.
  • Salary: US $140,000-180,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Los Angeles
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 44805

About this role


An award-winning Architecture and Interior Design firm with offices around the world, seeks a Higher Education Leader to join their emerging team. A candidate’s current location is flexible, as the role can be filled either in Los Angeles or another office location.

Key Responsibilities

  • 50% Business Development
    • Higher Education focus, industry networking.
    • Successful generation of professional services.
  • 25% Studio Leadership
    • Participate in strategic annual planning development.
    • Participate in firm Discipline Groups.
  • 25% Specific Project Leadership
    • Lead, guide and manage project teams and budgets.
    • Develop strategic project planning.
    • Deliver profitable projects as defined by firm.
    • Oversee client care and retention for key higher education projects.

Key Skills & Experience

  • Registered Architect.
  • 20+ years of experience working in higher education, development based and/or build to suit projects in a project management and business development capacity.
  • Exceptional relationship management skills.
  • Visionary and strategic thinking in an entrepreneurial environment including the ability to successfully support, promote, and ensure alignment with the organization's vision and core values.

This practice uses words like passionate, collaborative, entrepreneurial and unpretentious to describe itself. They genuinely love what they do, and provide an environment to enjoy doing it! They offer a competitive benefits and salary package. Apply today!

Talk to Louie about this position

Bio: Louie has over 10 years of professional experience in administration and business operations. Most recently, he worked for SWA as the office manager in their Los Angeles studio. At SWA he was able to make many contacts and gain invaluable industry knowledge which has helped him in his recruitment career. Louie is a Los Angeles native and brings his knowledge of LA culture and geography to the team.

+1 (213) 436 0909
louie.m@bespokecareers.com

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