Project Designer - Retail & Mixed-Use

This architecture office in Downtown Los Angeles is seeking a Project Designer for their mixed-use and retail practice
  • Salary: US $90000-120,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Los Angeles
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 49625

About this role

This architecture office in Downtown Los Angeles is seeking a Project Designer for their mixed-use and retail practice. You will be leading the vision of projects and taking them from inception to reality. This office is looking for someone who knows how to create and fine-tune the retail experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design effort, and client presentations
  • Responsible for the overall Design and coordination of the project team
  • Collaborate with Design Managers and other project team members and design and deliverables
  • Coordinate with consultants, contractors, and regulatory agencies
  • Resolve complex design issues
  • Mentor junior and intermediate staff
  • Produce graphic presentations
  • Assist in managing client expectations, team communication, and consultant coordination
  • Participate in firm marketing, industry events, and project interviews
  • Excellent organizational skills and an ability to plan ahead and meet the project's current and future needs
  • Maintain the goals and objectives of a project
  • Work with the PM to understand internal budget and staff availability

Skills and Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of related experience, including a minimum of 10 years of demonstrated success as a senior designer on commercial and mixed-use projects
  • Be a motivated self-starter with the ability to solve problems individually and as a part of a larger team
  • Proficient in Revit and Rhino. Skills in 3D Studio Max and SketchUp a bonus
  • Knowledge of materials, construction techniques, and building codes
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Bachelor's or Master's in Architecture
  • State licensure a plus


Great benefits, including healthcare, vision, dental, and 401k

Talk to Lily about this position

Bio: Lily joined Bespoke Careers in July 2018 as a consultant on the architecture team after working in the landscape architecture profession for five years. She worked in a range of landscape firms, including Melendrez (now RELM), Pamela Burton & Co., and Christine London Ltd. Lily studied Art:Semiotics at Brown University in Rhode Island, and then moved back to Southern California to get her Masters of Landscape Architecture at the University of Southern California (USC). She is also the Mentoring Director of the Association for Women in Architecture + Design (AWA+D) in Los Angeles.

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