Careers

Studio Director

London

Martha Schwartz Partners (MSP) is seeking a new Studio Director / Professional Operations Manager for its innovative and fast-growing studio in London. MSP currently is working on a number of international and national commercial, mixed-use and park projects and is looking for a talented and experienced professional to join their leadership team. This is a great opportunity to work directly with the Partners of the company and the Design Director in managing and directing the teams while on-boarding many exciting new projects.

Responsibilities

  • Floor Management: Team of project managers and designers, and client relationships
  • Upholding Office Protocols
  • Contract Negotiation and Pricing
  • Contract Management and Administration
  • Responsible for soliciting and assessing proposals from Consultants, Preparing Client Proposals, and Managing Project Budgets
  • Workflow Scheduling
  • Staff Management / Time-sheets
  • US / UK / China Work Projections
  • Workload Projections Staffing
  • Participate in Response to Incoming RFPs / Generation of Fee Proposals
  • Coordination with Financial Management Team to Include In-House Budgets / Invoices / Billing Projections / Accounts Receivables
  • Assistance with Business Development
  • Run Weekly Team Meetings
  • Run Weekly Project Management Team Meetings
  • Mentorship of Staff
  • Participate in new recruitments process

Key Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Landscape Architecture (Preferred)
  • At least 10 years of professional experience in a landscape architecture firm or similar environment with project and team management responsibilities
  • Experienced in QA/QC process alongside construction documentation and administration
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experienced in reviewing shop drawings and construction administration of projects
  • Proficiency in industry software standards (Office, Adobe Suite, AutoCAD, etc.)
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with a dynamic team in a fast-paced and rigorous environment

The ideal candidate should be a highly motivated, energetic and experienced senior project manager adept to managing several project teams and building client relationships. This is an award-winning and well-established international practice, offering a competitive benefits package with plenty of opportunity for leadership and career advancement.

Salary: competitive

Please send your CV and portfolio (max 6MB) to careers@msp.world

Unfortunately, we are only able to respond to shortlisted candidates.

No agencies please.

Martha Schwartz Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.