Senior Project Designer (FF&E)

Beeken Reeves

Looking to connect with FF&E specialists to joining a global hospitality consultancy

  • Proven experience in FF&E design development and documentation
  • 7+ years of experience in Architecture, Design, or Hospitality industry.
  • Must be eligible to work in New York
Senior Project Designer (FF&E)
 
Department: Design
Amount of Travel Required: 20-40%
Reports To: Project Manager and Design Director
 
Position Summary
Urgently looking for Senior Project Manager to join a Los Angeles design studio. Who will provide design efforts from inception through production in collaboration with design team, as well as provide supervision and direction for client projects.
 
Essential Functions
  • Oversees the advancement of design direction for the design team
  • Knowledge of local material resources preferred
  • Supervises in the construction administration of projects and review of submittals and finish samples
  • Proven experience in FF&E design development and documentation.
  • Manages and develop schematic FF&E design based on project criteria, program and budget
  • Creates and delivers presentations and ensures format is compatible with office and client standards
  • Develops and monitor FF&E budget
  • Serves as principal contact with purchasing agent
  • Reviews sample, strike-offs, etc. for compliance with specifications and design intent
  • Directs and reviews furniture plans for content and accuracy and insures that they fully coordinated with architectural, electrical, RCP and lighting plans and other consultants' drawings
  • Coordinates and organizes FF&E installation with all parties involved
  • Direct education of Associate Designer staff and Interns in office standards and policy
  • Make task assignments to Assistant Designers
  • Responsible for revising specifications  
  • Develops schematic design from established project program and client needs
  • Translates schematic design into design development drawings for use by production staff
  • Assists in coordination of interior architectural documents with work of consultants and architects
  • Prepares interior architectural specifications
 
Background & Skills
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: 7+ years of experience in Architecture, Design, or Hospitality industry.
  • Technical Skills:Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Pro, InDesign a plus