Senior Design Manager - Interior Design

SHANGRI-LA HOTELS
Country :
Hong Kong
Town :
HONG KONG
Category :
Design
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time

Job description

Reporting to Senior Design Director and Project-in-Charge in Corporate Development Division, work closely with Interior Design consultants and other consultants, if necessary,on planning, coordinating and facilitating the overall design works, tender and construction of new hotels and/or renovation projects, including cost control, programming, site progress and architectural integrity, to ensure the interior design quality and directives are followed.





Key responsibilities

Co-ordinate and facilitate communication between relevant parties involved in the design process
Work interactively with project teams to ensure all designs meet Company Design Standards and expectations of guest comfort, safety and service in all guest contact areas
Enhance the design quality of all projects through design auditing and quality assurance system to reinforce the design integrity of our hotels and ensure the product is the most efficient and best functional for operation use and keep as a long-term asset
Work closely with the appointed consultants and hotel operator during all stages of projects to ensure practical, effective and durable designs at indicated budgets
Monitor the established design schedule and progress of work of consultants and other relevant parties
Minimize ‘regret factors’ in all Interior Design issues
Ensure all design related matters are executed on time, progress and comments for rectifications and improvements are documented
Liaise with local and international suppliers to accomplish on-time delivery
Liaise with project teams from conceptual design to schematic design and detail design stage
Proactively work with design consultant to ensure construction documentation align design concept
Liaise with Architect, Landscape Designer, AV, Lighting Consultants etc. at different design stages
Assist in the assessment and recommendation of potential designer, artwork, lighting and signage consultants
Frequent travel may be required

Profile

Experiences and skills required
  • Degree in Interior Design, Architecture, Architectural Studies or related discipline
  • Minimum 10 years’ relevant experience with proven track record in handling luxury hotel projects or large-scale mixed-use developments at major consultancy firms or developers
  • Solid experience in handling luxury projects in China or other countries would be an advantage
  • Sound knowledge in design trends and building design materials
  Preferred skills and experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in industrial related software, such as AutoCAD, Acrobat and Photoshop
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and Cantonese
  • Fluency in Mandarin would be an advantage
  • Good design skills
  APPLICATIONPlease complete the online application form on our career page www.areyoushangri-la.com, enclosing your CV. Please indicate your notice period as well as current and expected salary.Please be advised that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.
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