Account Manager - Retail


POSITION LOCATION:

Boston, MA or Los Angeles, CA


COMPANY OVERVIEW:

We are a design collaborative of architects, strategists, brand specialists, interior and graphic designers.


POSITION OVERVIEW:

Create the future of retail experiential design! We are searching for a creative and resourceful retail account manager with a positive, collaborative work style to lead retail projects for our national clients based in either our Boston or Los Angeles office. Help us design and deliver exceptional projects in a variety of consumer environments. The ideal candidate will be entrepreneurial, results-oriented, and a team player. If you want to experience an award-winning, progressive workplace, check us out at www.bergmeyer.com.


REQUIREMENTS:

Essential Skills and Responsibilities:

  • Manage client, team, and project coordination and communication for multiple fast-paced projects at a given time

  • Exhibit advanced technical problem-solving capabilities regarding building construction and technologies

  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to communicate effectively and work closely with clients

  • Meets deadlines with high quality, thoughtful solutions in a fast-paced environment

  • Maintain client relationships effectively while building trust and loyalty and directing the decision-making process related to design

  • Manage project finances including fees, contracts, and internal and external budgets

  • Experience with navigating brand standards and working with brand-focused clients

  • Lead in house team with the preparation of existing conditions site surveys and full entitlements code and accessibility reviews

  • Navigate hearings with building and zoning officials regarding project approvals (locally & regionally)

  • Manage the preparation of schematic design, design development, and construction documents with the project team, consultants, contractors, and vendors

  • Perform construction phase services and project close-out


QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Professional degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture, or Architecture

  • Architecture Licensure or NCIDQ certification preferred

  • LEED AP accreditation is a plus

  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, Revit, Adobe InDesign, and Microsoft Office preferred

  • 7-12 years of relevant experience, including recent experience with retail design and implementation programs

  • Experience leading interiors project teams

  • Experience leading CD and CA phases of interiors projects

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:

Our benefits are on our website and compensation is commensurate with experience.