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Senior Interior Designer

IBI Group

IBI Group

Calgary, AB, Canada
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024

Company Description

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets. We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world’s most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Job Description

Our Global Architecture & Urbanism Division combines the expertise of IBI’s Buildings and Placemaking practice, our Places’ capabilities, and CRTKL’s multi-sector design leadership to offer a diverse range of solutions focusing on human-centric design, sustainability, and technology.

Join our team as a Senior Interior Designer. The successful candidate would manage all aspects of a project, from programming and conceptualization to construction administration and closeout for our Workplace and Living Plus practice group. This position will require ability to travel and work from the office and project sites
At Arcadis, you will be an integral member of a diverse network of design professionals who value collaboration, fresh insight, and bold talent. You will also be part of a sought-after culture that supports dynamic career advancement and prizes work/life balance.

Role accountabilities:

  • Managing multiple projects simultaneously while leading a team to complete each task ensuring to align each step to client standards
  • Coordinating project design construction, and management with both internal and external stakeholders while ensuring quality control, project execution and code compliance
  • Providing and updating budget estimates and schedules at each project milestone (developing a work plan ensuring to keep projects profitable and on schedule)
  • Resolving design and technical issues within the project scope and escalate as needed to ensure project objectives are met
  • Reviewing and processing submittals, shop drawings, substitution requests, and address RFIs
  • Writing documents of change and reviewing contractor pricing
  • Preparing owner and consultant contracts with the assistance of the leadership team
  • Preparing and presenting to clients and stakeholders
  • Managing and mentoring junior staff
  • Assist in preparation of proposals
  • Business development to help support growth of the Calgary workplace team


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture or equivalent experience in a recognized Architectural Technology or Interior Design Technology Program
  • Minimum of 10 years relevant experience
  • Ability to understand how buildings and interiors are constructed and to create and direct others to assemble technical documents
  • Experience with regulatory approval process/building plan check review and permitting
  • Strong leadership, organizational, written/verbal communication, and relationship-management skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated and willing to learn
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Highly collaborative and a strong team player

Additional Information

Why Arcadis?

We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It’s why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.
You’ll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you’ll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging:

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are proud to support the growth and equality of our people through initiatives like our Mentorship Program, Global Women’s Network. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

As part of Arcadis selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role under consideration for, prior to receiving a job offer. These could include: work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification, identity check, credit report, criminal offence and driver’s license record.

We request applicants submit RESUME highlighting relevant work experience; please limit PDF files to 10MB.

Join Arcadis. Create a legacy.