Resource Project Manager - Design Studio

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Business Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gina Macedo

  • Job ref:

    BBBH34136

Architectural Design studio of note are adding to their team and need a Resource Project Manager to join them. Your role will be to prepare resourcing programmes for all projects and keep studio wide design schedules up to date and advise on studio-wide capacity levels to senior management and team leaders.

Key duties will include :-

  • Taking initial project proposals and brief and prepare project plan with project lead and other design team members
  • Chairing weekly resource planning meetings flagging any unresolved resource requests and new projects to be resourced
  • Set budgets for project resources and work with Finance and project leads to plan delivery
  • Responsible for the efficient resourcing of all projects across the Studio
  • Responsible for deadline and delivery management Studio overview
  • Prepare and issue stage approvals letters on completion of workstage deliverables
  • Liaise with project leads to tackle any issues encountered and realign plan
  • Hold monthly meetings with Finance Manager to highlight any project issues and check on debtors
  • Approve monthly billings with Finance
  • Work with Finance and Design team to adjust monthly Studio schedule noting percentage of work complete
  • Prepare monthly reports from timesheets, and fortnightly capacity reports based on the business forecast, overtime reports
  • Analyse project process and identify where improvements can be made

You will need a technical understanding of the stages of interior and architectural design projects as well as a high level of financial and commercial awareness. And key is a good knowledge of the design industry and other related industry trends

Must have

  • Degree or equivalent
  • Proven experience in a similar environment, ideally in a similar role, likely gained over 5+ years
  • Similar design and architectural industry knowledge and experience

They have an excellent work/life balance and generous lifestyle perks & benefits. Culture is vibrant, design led and collaborative with a fun & social team atmosphere, and a pretty amazing office space. Please apply in confidence for more information