api(+), an award-winning, multidisciplinary retail design firm, is seeking a Senior Project Architect with a passion for Grocery Store Design and Architecture to join our Tampa, Florida office.
The right person for this role is a registered architect, is proficient in Revit and has at least 5 years’ experience working on grocery store projects. Experience in other types of retail, restaurant and retail center projects is a plus, but grocery experience is required. He or she will also have excellent communication skills plus experience managing and delegating projects effectively and thoroughly.
The overall focus of this role is to support the api(+)’s grocery store design and architecture studio by establishing repeat and new business with quality clients via remarkable projects, excellent client relationships and positive team leadership.
Responsibilities for this role include but are not limited to:
Anchoring, developing and mentoring the grocery architectural design studio
Implementing, maintaining and positively impacting architectural practices, standards and procedures in all facets of design, production and construction administration
Ensuring project quality by reviewing and approving documents
Clearly communicating and resolving project issues with project team and client in a timely, professional manner
Recommending and implementing production improvements and innovations
Working with other senior management to support firm’s mission, policies and growth through marketing and human resources involvement
At least 5 years’ experience working on grocery store projects
A passion for grocery store design and architecture
Experience in other types of retail, restaurant and retail center projects is a plus
Strong design sense and passion
Strong detailing capabilities and knowledge
Successful track record coordinating with clients, consultants, contractors and peers
Exceptional written and oral communication, organizational and time management skills
Proven leadership and teamwork capabilities
Strong critical thinking skills and judgement
Proactive, energetic, polished and professional
Additional Salary Information: Employees are rewarded with outstanding projects, a terrific team of creative professionals and continuous growth, in addition to a salary commensurate with experience, bonuses, medical, dental and life insurance, 401(k), paid vacation, holidays and sick leave, and an energetic, casual environment in beautiful Tampa, Florida.
About Tampa, Florida
api(+) is an award winning, multidisciplinary design firm specializing in branded retail prototype design and rollout. api(+) provides branding, architecture, concept development, strategic imaging, identity communication, interior design, environmental graphics, and industrial design services to leading national and international organizations.
For more information, visit our website at www.apiplus.com.