Architect, Associate Principal for Multi-Family Residential Studio
We are seeking an Associate Principalfor our Multi-Family Residential Studio who will be responsible for leading and engaging with clients and teams in delivering services to creatively solve problems on multiple projects simultaneously.
Handle technical and financial performance of assigned project;
Ensure high quality of design through SD, CD and CA phases
Establish work plan, budget and schedule
Participate in building long-term client relationship and marketing efforts to maintain and grow client base;
Manage and oversee code compliance, control costs, perform QA review and assist in contract negotiation;
Direct, organize and mentor junior staff with responsibility for oversight; and
Benefit from an incentive bonus plan
To be a Lessard team member, Associate Principal should have:
Bachelors/Masters Degree in Architecture from an accredited program
8 - 10 years minimum of experience in base building architecture with:
Experience with developer based MULTI-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL architecture
Minimum 5+ years of project management experience* Proficiency in Managing teams working in AutoCad and Revit
Ability to work and thrive in a fast paced environment
Self-motivated and self-directed personality who is looking for an entrepreneurial opportunity
Registered Architect – NCARB preferred
About Lessard Design
Lessard Design is an international architecture and planning firm committed to creating environments that inspire connection, collaboration, community and commerce. Located in Tysons Corner, we also have offices in India, Boston and New York. Our understanding of global cultures is translated through design that is sensitive to cultural geographies, communities, traditions and values. Our firm leaders have experience working in nearly 20 countries with projects in the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Our diverse international team provides the expertise to manage clients through all design phases – from feasibility, strategy and through construction.
We offer an expanding and challenging portfolio of projects, competitive salary, bonuses paid twice a year, free parking and a dynamic work environment including: Extensive professional development program and collaborative environment with happy hours, staff lunches, costume contests, summer and winter company sponsored events and much more. Lessard Design Inc. - We design room to grow. All applicants must include professional resumes and a portfolio of work samples (either attached or website address included).