AECOM Associate/Associate Director, Landscape Design, Chongqing in chongqing, China

China - Chongqing Municipality, chongqing

Job Summary

  • Work, inspire and manage a diverse team of design professionals from around the world focusing on strong communication and team leadership abilities.

  • Lead design in a holistic process oriented approach based on a contemporary innovative methodology from the vision to built works.

  • Lead design and direct a diverse practice and project typology from multi-disciplinary projects articulating complex urban, ecological and social issues to innovative site specific landscape works.

  • Recruit and manage a team of designers in new office.

  • Develop landscape design plans in response to technical problems posed by a project’s scope. Develops innovative solutions to problems.

  • Serve as a technical design expert to the project, but generally works through staff to develop and execute design.

  • Independently evaluate, select, and apply standard landscape architecture techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications on projects.

  • Play a key role in projects, as a lead, project manager, or critical designer.

  • Lead projects that are medium to large in size: responsible for financial management of the project, ensuring key deadlines are met and that the project stays on schedule and staff are working together effectively.

  • Manage the presentation and report development for clients.

  • Play a key role in client management and client satisfaction.

  • 管理、激励来自不同国家的多元专业设计团队,具有较强的沟通和团队领导能力。

  • 以创新的方式、整体的视角带领设计工作。

  • 领导设计工作,指导多元的项目,包括阐明复杂的城市、生态和社会问题的多元项目,以及创新性的现场景观工程。

  • 优秀的中英文沟通能力。

  • 招聘、管理新办公室的设计师团队。

  • 开发景观设计规划,解决项目的技术问题,开发创新的解决问题的方法。

  • 作为项目的技术设计专家,与员工合作,开发并执行设计。

  • 独立评估、选择、应用标准景观建筑技术、过程和标准,判断项目是否需要修改。

  • 在项目中担任领导、项目经理或关键设计师一职。

  • 领导中到大型项目,负责项目的财务管理工作,确保项目按期完成、员工有效工作。

  • 管理面向客户的演讲和报告开发。

  • 在客户管理和满意度中起重要作用。

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture or related field required; Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture preferred.

  • 10+ years’ post-graduate experience as a Landscape Team Leader / Lead Designer or Design Project Manager/ Director.

  • Ability to lead and manage a team of junior to mid level designers.

  • Excellent coordination skills and the ability to manage multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills essential.

  • Experience working on international large-scale mixed-use, commercial, open-space and residential projects.

  • Ability to conceive, design and communicate master plans and cityscapes from a blank canvas

  • Promising portfolio of built work which demonstrates technical capabilities.

  • Ability to lead a project team on small to medium-sized projects.

  • Strong conceptual ability highly regarded.

  • Good writing and oral communication skills both in English and Mandarin.

  • Portfolio attached is a must.

  • Candidate with less experience will be considered as Associate Director.

  • 景观建筑或相关专业本科,景观建筑硕士优先。

  • 至少10年景观团队领导人、首席设计师或设计项目经理经验。

  • 具备领导和管理初、中级设计师团队的能力。

  • 具备优秀的协调能力,管理多重任务的能力。

  • 较强的沟通和人际交往能力。

  • 具有国际大规模、商业、开放式或住宅项目的工作经验。

  • 具备优秀的原创大型项目和城市景观设计能力。

  • 有优秀的成品作品集,展示一定的技术能力。

  • 具备领导项目团队从事小到中型项目的能力。

  • 具备较强的创作能力为佳。

  • 良好的中英文沟通能力。

Preferred Qualifications

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line DP&E

Business Group

Country China

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197523BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.