Design Director Job Listing at Professional Recruiter Associates in San Francisco, CA (Job ID 6408)

Professional Recruiter Associates

Location: San Francisco, CA
Application deadline: Mar 16, 2014
Type: Full-time
Career Level: Director
Salary Range: Salary based on experience
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
Show all jobs for Professional Recruiter Associates
Industries
Design
Description
Candidate will:
- Provide strong leadership and a strategic business approach to the design function.
- Manage workflow and process for multi-market companies.
- Grow a profitable business unit within the Company.
Responsibilities
- Build an efficient and profitable Design profit center.
- Develop, implement and maintain an efficient design process and structure.
- Provide leadership, direction, and mentoring to company designers.
- Evaluate and diagnose strengths and inefficiencies in the process and structure.
-Determine the strength and fit of individuals comprising the Design Team.
- Create a vision and strategy of how the Design department will become a profitable business unit.
- Sell the design vision to Leadership, key stakeholders and the organization at large.
- Implement and maintain the Design structure and process.
- Assist Account Managers in negotiating billable services.
- Ensure the Design Team is performing at agreed to level.
Requirements
- Bachelor’s Degree or certificate in Interior Design or related field preferred.
- Director level experience for a multi-market organization.
- Strong workflow and process management.
- Proven problem solver.
- Proficiency in management and motivation of teams.
- Knowledge of office furniture systems.
- Strong written and oral communications.
- Strong mathematical skills, with basic algebra and geometry skills.
- Ability to read, analyze and interpret business contracts, professional journals, technical procedures or government regulations.
- Ability to write reports, business correspondence and contracts.
- Proficiency in MS Windows, Word, Excel, Project, Power Point, and Outlook.
- Proficiency in AutoCAD a plus
- Furniture Dealership design background is a plus.

Apply to this job