Project Manager/ Design Manager

Gensler   •  

Charlotte, NC

Industry: Arts & Entertainment


11 - 15 years

Posted 359 days ago

Project Manager/ Design Manager

Gensler Charlotte is seeking an experienced Project Manager with experience in large scale interiors and a successful track record of managing all phases throughout the design process. In this position, you will have overall project responsibility for client satisfaction, quality control, and financial performance.



  • Overall project responsibility for client management and development, client satisfaction, quality control, and financial performance of projects.

  • Manage all phases of design throughout project scope, including project set-up, design and construction administration.

  • Create and communicate clear and attainable project objectives and project requirements

  • Manage project scheduling, budgets, and set-up with clients, sub-contractors, vendors and consultants

  • Prepare project team work-plans and manage a range of project team sizes, comprised of project architects, interior designers, job captains and consultants

  • Actively manage and track financial performance of project

  • Prepare project proposals, negotiate contracts and fees, coordinate bidding process

  • Ensure projects conform to contract



  • Bachelor of Architecture, Interior Architecture, Interior Design or foreign equivalent

  • 10+ years of related experience, including demonstrated success as a project manager on various Corporate Interior projects

  • BIM, Revit skills required



  • Experience leading, managing and mentoring multiple project teams

  • Experience negotiating project scope and fees

  • Experience with the entire project lifecycle, through post-occupancy

  • Experience with technical and/or design aspects of documenting corporate interiors projects

  • Proven fiscal accountability and responsibility on corporate interior projects

  • Knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures

  • Excellent written + verbal communication and management skills to include leadership, organization and client relationship management skills

  • Collaborative and team-conscious

  • Ability to handle difficult situations with tact, grace and style

  • Must have the ability to maintain existing client relationships and build new client relationships