The ideal Principal would develop relationships with target clients and pursues new projects in our core markets, as
well as our target expansion markets. Candidate would establish processes to address the inherent
conflicts of the design process and work to balance good design with project scope,
schedule, budget, quality, as well as client satisfaction and staff enrichment. Collaborate
with Project Managers and Project Architects. developing strategies to ensure document
quality, and maintain quality control processes and procedures. Coordinate project con-tracts,
including Owner Agreements as well as consultant agreements, add serves and
budget information. Lead and manage teams on a number of projects. Attend client
meetings and is lead in communication with the client, entitlements and approvals,
billing and PM Assistance. In collaboration with the CA Team, identify potential issues
and assist with resolution, as well as assist in developing solutions to significant or recurring
Ten or more years of experience leading teams in an Architecture firm
Ability to provide leadership, professional growth
License preferred but not required
Bachelor's or Master's degree in architecture from an accredited program
Provide strategic implementation, design direction and quality assurance
Client development, leadership development and focus on firm profitability
About Dwell Design Studio
Dwell Design Studio is an Architecture, Planning, Interiors and Environmental design firm practicing nationally from our offices in Atlanta, Georgia and D.C. Our firm's primary project types are Residential, Retail and Commercial Office. Our Residential studio handles all types of projects ranging from custom Single Family to Multi-family low-rise, mid-rise, high-rise, urban-infill, mixed-use, and market rate senior, student and affordable housing communities. Our focus is to provide exceptional client service by understanding your target market, providing quality design documents, and designing an environmentally friendly project within established budgets and aggressive schedules that can and will be achieved on time. Dwell Design Studio has an established approach that is cost conscious and focuses on open communication between all disciplines in an effort to deliver your projects both on schedule and within budget. This approach provides you with the assurance that all phases of the project, from the pre-development phases through post-construction evaluation phases of your project will be of great success.
Trust and integrity in each relationship are key to a successful out...come. Dwell Design Studio has a deep understanding of the multi-family industry and the market factors that drive the industry. Our dedication to quality control through a thorough in-house review process, coupled with our extensive knowledge associated with construction cost analysis, coexist to build the trust necessary to develop complex and intense projects. We will show you time and time again how successful projects can be developed and how open communication with our clients and our design partners is key to that success. We are capable of working within your development financial constraints and look forward to discussing this in more detail with you. This “new economy” has definitely impacted development equity and we can appreciate the environment that you are trying to work within given the financial restrictions set forth in today's economy.
Our client base includes some of the most well respected REIT’s in the multifamily industry. And while we definitely have excelled in that arena with corporate america, we have also maintained our small firm mentality, with a focus on providing efficient, yet beautiful architecture within a strict schedule and budget.
Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns you may have. We look forward to working with you in the near future.