Hunter Mason's Client is looking for a proactive and highly organised Project Manager to join this small and busy interior design studio. This role will be based at the studio in the heart of the interior design industry in the UK.
The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of the ‘architectural’ side of projects whilst having a working knowledge of the ‘decoration’ side of the projects. They will be working closely with the Managing Director and across the Design and Decoration departments.
·Acting as the initial point of contact alongside the Managing Director for all potential projects. Working with the Managing Director to develop the relationship with the potential client, assessing the project and if suitable winning the contract.
·Working with the management team to draw up the client/project contract for the client to sign.
·Where necessary leading the planning, implementation and overseeing the entire process from: initial design concepts to architectural details. Having an overview of the client appointed architect’s remit; the tender process, main contractor appointment and sub-contractor appointments. Overseeing the construction and fit out. Managing specialist finishers and installation.
·Defining the project’s scope and goals and having an overview of any project documentation for example the main contract.
·Mobilising the project within the studio.
·Coordinating the design studio; making sure that all drawings, details and specifications issued by the studio are delivered correctly and within a timely manner to the client appointed design team (architects, contractors etc).
·Detail orientated – intense attention to detail but able to see the bigger picture and everything in between
·Extensive experience in interior design, architecture or construction within the luxury interiors industry
·To be attentive, sympathetic and understanding to the Managing Directors vision and requirements to complete the project
·Strong sense of initiative
·Self-motivated and independent worker
·Able to prioritise and to work to deadlines
·Very well organised
·Excellent communication skills
·Ability to be proactive
·Happy to roll up their sleeves and assist in all aspects of the business
·Working knowledge of site trades; ie, joinery, plumbing, electrical etc is essential. Ability to become practically involved with these trades when required
·Polished appearance with a highly professional manner coupled with a friendly and helpful attitude.
·Full driving license is preferable
·Proficient in CAD and Gant type scheduling software
·Excellent knowledge of MS Office package and windows
·Excellent knowledge of Apple products
·Adobe Photoshop would be preferable
To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.