Practice Manager, David Kohn Architects


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David Kohn Architects is an award-winning practice based in Camden, working internationally on arts, education and residential projects. We collaborate with our clients, consultant teams and end users to deliver bold designs that are highly tailored and exceed expectations. We have ambitious plans and are seeking a practice manager to help us to achieve our goals.

You will be responsible for leading the practice of 17 staff in respect of office culture, HR, new business and office admin whilst having a team of 3 to 5 direct reports. As the most senior member of staff consistently on site and working across all aspects of the business, you will be uniquely placed to bring the whole practice team together and promote a collaborative and upbeat atmosphere. You will maintain close working relationships with all staff, taking care of their individual needs and career paths whilst motivating the group to excel. You will help to maintain a culture that promotes creativity whilst ensuring state-of-heart systems allow efficient and sustainable working practices. As part of the senior management team, you will help to set the long-term strategic objectives for the business and have hands on involvement in their delivery.

You will be involved in winning new work through overseeing our social media and press strategies whilst providing our new business team with client-tailored marketing material. You will communicate with confidence both internally and externally and will be a champion for the business that inspires clients and colleagues alike.