Place Design Group is looking for a Senior Project Manager for its Shenzhen office. In this position you will work closely with the Project Director and play a key role in the whole project process. The candidate should have good presentation skills and be able to clearly explain ideas to design teams and design concepts and development to clients. Excellent management skills to ensure the design team can realize high quality results within allocated times are also required. The candidate will be organized and self-motivated and have a strong ability to problem solve. They will have a high awareness of responsibility and customer focus. The candidate should have a strong passion for landscape architecture and would like to further develop in this industry.
Play the key production role in delivery of Concept Designs to Design Development, and/or Working Drawing documentation within requested timeframe;
Co-ordinate with Clients, other consultants and builders in a professional manner for projects under your management, including verbal and written communication with all relevant groups, attending coordination meetings and site review as per client’s requests, in order to provide best solutions for technical conflicts with other disciplines and ensure high quality implementation for landscape works;
Oversee the budget, staffing and their associated workloads for the various projects under your control;
Arrange regular project meetings to update staff and to keep projects on track to meet target completion deadlines;
Provide support and guidance to Project Managers to help them understand the process of project management as well as company culture, provide technical support to project managers and junior staff, with ability to assist Project Director to review design deliverables prepared by project managers;
Play a key role in client management and meeting client expectations;
Encourage a positive working environment, motivate staff to achieve high levels of personal performance and cultivate interpersonal relationships – in essence be a leader that others will want to follow.
A Bachelor or above holder in Landscape Architecture or relevant majors, over 8 years working experience and over 3 years project management and team management experience;
Have technical abilities to deliver Design Concepts to Design Development and Documentation works independently;
Familiar with design software such as AutoCAD, Photoshop, InDesign, PowerPoint, SketchUp, Lumion;
Working command of English is highly desirable.
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