Careers

Project Manager

MG2 is looking for?talented Project Manager?to join our Shanghai, China?office!

Responsibilities

  • Leads a team in project design with support and oversight as needed
  • Handle technical and production aspects of projects
  • Actively collaborates and manages work of junior designers
  • Actively participates in design charrettes and conversations
  • Check for code compliance, coordinate with consultants / contractors and develop construction details
  • Understand design intent and goals for successful implementation
  • Manage the design control / construction administration phase of projects
  • Maintain firm-wide documentation procedures and standards
  • Support project management in staffing, fee estimating and scheduling
  • Proposals / budget development and project status updates
  • Client coordination
  • Provide technical guidance to project staff
  • Conduct performance review feedback for project staff
  • Possess full knowledge of industry best practice standards and expectations
  • Owns responsibility for sustainable design of project
  • Manages design effort and resources within assigned budget hours
  • Assists with budget development
  • Manages LEED process or equivalent
  • Identifies add services as they arise and potentially assists with assigning budget to add services
  • Works with technical architects to ensure implementation of design intent
  • Plays active role in leading project entitlements and design review hearings
  • Produces work that advances MG2’s brand
  • Produces work that supports client brand
  • Ensures that client recognizes value in design process
  • Advances design expertise of the studio
  • Ensures that projects meet design goals

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s of Architecture
  • Licensed or certified professional
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience in architecture, interior design or related field
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver design solutions
  • Demonstrated design ability within market
  • Maturing, effective people management skills
  • Experience with jurisdictional planning approvals, entitlements and research, presentations and site planning
  • Experience with building material research / implementation and sustainability
  • Well-rounded knowledge base
  • Understanding of material and FF&E pricing
  • Understanding of constructability
  • Strong understanding of design ordinances
  • Demonstrated understanding of all aspects of construction documentation including specifications
  • Proven ability to interpret and push limits of design ordinances to achieve design goals
  • Beginning involvement with external community or professional organizations
  • Strong Revit and AutoCAD skills
  • Proficient with SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office, hand sketching / detailing
  • Proficient in English

About MG2

Guided by our vision to create transformative experiences, MG2 has been delivering award-winning projects for over 48 years. We partner with companies around the world to provide emotive design solutions through full architectural, strategic planning, interior design, brand strategy, and program consulting services. At MG2 our greatest strength lies in our partnerships with our clients and our commitment to helping them succeed. We seek world-class talent to deliver integrated, tailored solutions that advance our clients’ enterprise and provide our staff with outstanding career growth experiences that elevate these opportunities.?

For three consecutive years, including 2019, MG2 has been recognized as one of the best 100 companies to work for by Business Magazine. At MG2, you will work together with industry leaders, passionate teams, and dynamic clients to build successful projects, shaping environments that foster memorable experiences. MG2 pursues clients who share an authentic set of values, strengthening our sense of purpose, promoting team coherence, and elevating productivity for MG2 and the communities we serve. Built on?Trust, Passion, Creativity, and?Confidence,?MG2 delivers performance-driven?Results.?

We care about communities and devote resources to helping them thrive. At MG2 we know that it is our differences that make us stronger. We embrace diversity, welcoming talent from every walk of life. The more diverse our perspectives, the more innovative our design solutions.?

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