Director of Health & Wellness
At Gensler, we design for people. We leverage our global perspective and local presence to innovate at every scale. We're not just designers. We're tinkerers, craftspeople, visionaries, innovators and thought leaders. Fueled by passion and entrepreneurial spirit, our people bring new ideas to solve challenging problems. Whether you're into sketching new ideas, hacking a building or growing client relationships in global markets, there's something here for everyone.
Our depth of expertise spans disciplinesfrom aviation and transportation to education, hospitality, retail, technology and more. Whether we're refreshing a retailer's brand, planning a new urban district or designing a super tall building, we strive to make the everyday places people occupy more inspiring, more resilient and more impactful.
You will leverage your attention to detail and interpersonal skills to deliver exceptional client projects on time and on budget. Grow your project director experience while working on trendsetting projects across the full spectrum of Health & Wellness projects.
What You Will Do:
Manage all phases of health & wellness architecture and interiors projects, including project set-up, design and construction administration
Create and communicate clear and attainable project objectives and project requirements
Coordinate submittals to regulatory authorities at the State and local level. Ensure content is appropriate for each submittal at each phase.
Oversee project compliance with FGI and other guidelines where appropriate.
Coordinate our work with the work of key consultants.
Manage project scheduling, budgets, and set-up with sub-contractors, vendors and consultants
Manage a range of project team sizes, comprised of project architects, interior designers, job captains and graphic designers
Track financial performance of project
Prepare project proposals, negotiate contracts and fees, coordinate bidding process
Ensure projects conform to contract
15+ years of related experience, including demonstrated success as a project manager on a range of health & wellness interiors project types
Experience with the entire project lifecycle, through post-occupancy
Experience leading, managing and mentoring multiple project teams
Experience negotiating project scope and fees
Knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures
Proven fiscal accountability and responsibility on projects
Strong leadership, organization, communication and relationship management skills
Revit skills are highly valued
Must have the ability to maintain existing client relationships and build new client relationships
Professional degree in Architecture or Interior Design required
AIA, NCARB, NCIDQ or CID preferred
ACHA, EDAC, LEED preferred
Life at Gensler
At Gensler, we are as committed to enjoying life as we are to delivering best-in-class design. From curated art exhibits to internal design competitions to "Well-being Week," our offices reflect our people's diverse interests.
We encourage every person at Gensler to lead a healthy and balanced life. Our comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, vision, disability, wellness programs, flex spending, paid holidays, and paid time off. We also offer a 401k, profit sharing, employee stock ownership, and twice annual bonus opportunities.
As part of the firm's commitment to licensure and professional development, Gensler offers reimbursement for certain professional licenses and associated renewals and exam fees. In addition, we reimburse tuition for certain eligible programs or classes. We view our professional development programs as strategic investments in our future.
Gensler is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All aspects of employment decisions will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the bases of any status protected under federal, state, or local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability you may contact us here. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our colleagues.