The Design Program Manager is responsible for managing, coordinating, and monitoring the design and development of multiple projects. This role will maintain company standards by providing input to the design team as it relates to matters that affect costs, inconsistencies, and code compliance issues.
Reports to: Senior Design Program Manager
Duties/Responsibilities: The duties listed below are an outline of the Design Program Manager's responsibilities and should not be considered an all-inclusive list. As the needs of the organization change, these duties may be modified as needed.
Design amenity areas for development review and approval.
Manage Urban Interior design for coordination, budget and final installation with construction team to maintain design intent through construction value engineering process.
Manage hardscape designer for outdoor amenities.
Coordinate outdoor and indoor amenity cohesiveness.
Work directly with Precon amenity manager to manage development expectations and construction budget.
Assist Cottage division with clubhouse design, ID coordination for plans and budget.
Design project meeting Landmark standards for amenities and projected unit sizes.
Manage project architect to produce the final colored elevations and project renderings.
Review all project scheduled milestone releases for compliance with design intent and project budget.
Detailed review of interior design plans for intent and budget.
Schedule and attend all ID meetings with development and construction throughout design progress.
Develop relationships with interior designers.
Assist with the selection of the project architect and interior designer.
Work with construction for acceptable VE substitutions for development approval.
Manage MEP coordination for amenity area ceiling heights.
Provide initial building studies based on square footage assumptions producing density study sketches to direct Architects.
Review all ID submittals during construction to maintain design intent.
Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree of Architecture, Interior Design or related field.
1-3 years relevant experience.
Construction software experience preferred. Ex: Bluebeam, Smartsheet, Procore, etc.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and plans.
Superior written and verbal communication skills.
Strong internet, word processing, and spreadsheet skill.
Projects will have different construction types in different climate zones.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to prioritize work, retain accuracy, and meet project deadlines.
The work environment characteristics described herein are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The employee may infrequently drive a vehicle (intrastate and interstate travel) or be subject to air travel for purposes of Company business.
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Landmark Properties is a fully integrated real estate firm specializing in the acquisition, development, and management of high-quality residential communities. Backed by a deep understanding of the markets, a commitment to quality, and a strong track record of success, Landmark is responsible for some of the premier student housing communities in the nation.
Headquartered in Athens, GA, Landmark Properties started out as one of the foremost developers and managers of off-campus housing communities in the country. Landmark is focused on maximizing each property’s value while providing the very best college living experience for its residents. Landmark has successfully developed numerous student communities that are designed to meet the needs of the students, the university, and the community. Landmark Construction’s track record is unparalleled with over 19 new construction lease-ups at 95% occupancy or greater, and an overall company-wide historical occupancy rate of over 97%. Landmark also has a proven track record of turning around underperforming properties by successfully increasing both occupancy and rates to maximize the property’s value.
In recent years, Landmark Prop...erties has expanded into the single-family and traditional multifamily housing market. The company is positioned to develop and build a variety of housing types for not just college students, but others who desire an unmatched rental experience.
Landmark’s mission is to be the leading choice for capital partners in search of strategic investment opportunities in the housing sector. In addition to providing exceptional results for Landmark’s investors, the company is dedicated to transparent business interactions, excellent client relations, and an unwavering commitment to integrity.