Little Diversified Architectural Consulting (Little), an international architecture and design firm, is recognized for developing exceptional design solutions that generate business results in the community, workplace, healthcare and retail industries. Little delivers results beyond architecture by combining expertise in architecture, engineering, interior architecture, land development, workplace consulting, brand communication and design, building technology applications, and digital media services. The firm has over 400 employees in 5 offices across the United States.
The Higher Education Studio Principal will lead a team of people within our Charlotte, NC office who specialize in the design and construction of higher education projects. You will have the opportunity to mentor and build a team of individuals dedicated to community projects, while collaborating daily with your team and leaders within the office and across the firm. You will have access to a wide-range of resources as you partner on a regular basis with Community and Corporate leaders from across the firm.
Our ideal candidate possesses a keen understanding and experience in pursuing and executing high level design opportunities with public and private sector Higher Education clients across the region. In addition to a primary focus on University and Community College clients, the candidate should demonstrate thought leadership across all educational immersive learning environments, including pre K-12 schools, as well as familiarity with civic (municipalities) and non-profit entities.
Ultimately our goal is the continued enhancement of Little’s reputation, expertise, and design portfolio across our national footprint. By listening to our client’s unique goals and creating a unified vision we will build sustainable relationships with core clients with whom our goals are aligned. Our current portfolio includes extensive experience in a multitude of classroom spaces, medical education & health sciences, sports & recreation, student centers, and student housing. Familiarity with developers, 3P, and the construction community is important to the success of this role.
Additionally, it is important that you:
Create a strategic plan for developing new business, creating revenue and profitable growth.
Possess the skill of networking, seeking project opportunities and competing for those projects.
Have a passion for serving Community clients and enjoy leading clients to solutions that help improve their performance and that create a better future for people.
Possess a deep conviction for client satisfaction.
Create followership with your team through mentoring, motivation and communicating a keen vision.
Evolve the quality of our work through thoughtful design solutions and quality project execution.
Requirements for this role:
Proven ability to win work and lead people.
A minimum 10 years of experience in the design profession.
Experience with clients and projects within both North Carolina and South Carolina.
Our culture is energetic, collaborative and open. We value people who have a positive impact on those around them. We are proud to offer outstanding benefits, compensation, and growth opportunities. We are committed to creating a better world through sustainable, resilient & regenerative design and we welcome people with similar experience and/or passions. To learn more about Little, please visit us at www.littleonline.com.
Little is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, Little prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Little is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, contact email@example.com or a member of our HR Team.
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Little, nationally and locally recognized as a “Best Firm to Work For”, is dedicated to enhancing client performance by orchestrating the right mix of expertise, creativity and innovation to deliver results beyond architecture.
Over 400 employees internationally specialize in a variety of market types, including Community (Civic, College & University, Schools, Justice), Healthcare, Retail (Brand Experience, Supermarket/Hypermarkets, Service Retail (including banks), and Corporate Rollout) and Workplace (Interiors, Mission Critical and Office), and deliver results beyond architecture through a complete array of diversified architectural Consulting Services such as:
• Interior Architecture
• Land Development Services
• Branded Environments
• FM Strategies (Facilities Planning and Space Management Consulting)
• Building Technology Applications
• Skyscraper Services (Computer Animation and Internet Application Services)
Originally started in Charlotte, NC, Little has locations in Newport Beach, CA; Orlando, FL; Durham, NC; Washington, DC; and Beijing, China.
Our culture is energetic, collaborative and open. We value people who are fun... to work with and who have a positive impact on those around them. We are proud to offer outstanding benefits, compensation, and growth opportunities.
To learn more about Little, please visit us at www.littleonline.com or check out our blog at: www.littlespeakeasy.com.