Richard Meier & Partners Architects LLP

New York Office

Communications Manager

Richard Meier & Partners Architects is seeking a highly motivated individual with demonstrated experience in the A/E/C realm to assume the role of Communications Manager based in the New York office.  Working closely with the Principals and Senior Staff, the Manager will be responsible for the firm’s communications, and assist with business development efforts.

Responsibilities include:

  • Management of all responsibilities relating to press activity, new book publications, exhibitions, award submissions, and communications-related archiving
  • Create, assemble and design all business proposals, firm brochures, press releases, press kits, award packages and lecture presentations
  • Conception and completion of substantive writing assignments related to existing and potential projects under tight deadlines (proposals, presentations, lectures, publications)
  • Preparation of Requests for Qualification, Requests for Information, Requests for Proposals and SF330 Forms
  • Pro-active assessment of potential projects
  • Engagement and expansion of client relationships regionally and internationally, as well as establishment of presence in new geographic markets
  • Management of website, including selection and editing of content
  • Responsible for managing interviews and public engagements for the Principals and Directors, coordinating the practice’s public and press presence, and effectively executing the practice’s strategy
  • Management of all social media including video interviews, Facebook and Instagram

Qualifications include:

  • The ideal candidate will be a well-spoken, highly organized, and motivated individual capable of multi-tasking and working within a collaborative and creative environment.
  • Applicants should be thorough and detail-oriented, with proven ability to oversee multiple short and long-term efforts through to completion with minimal supervision.
  • Candidates should have 6+ years of industry experience within architecture business development, with strong industry contacts and an ability to understand and articulate RMP’s specific design sensibility.
  • The position requires editing and graphic design skills and a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point, and the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign).
  • Outstanding writing skills are essential in producing material for essays, lectures, speeches, marketing materials, press releases and new business proposals.

Qualified candidates should submit a single PDF (less than 5mb) including a cover letter, resume, work sample and references via email to press@richardmeier.com.

Please include “Communications Manager” in the subject line.

New York Office

Recent Graduate to Project Manager Levels

The New York office of Richard Meier & Partners has limited potential opportunities for highly motivated Recent Graduates and Designer through Project Manager level individuals with 3-10 years of well-rounded work experience in Concept Design through Construction Administration phases. RMP is an office with a staff of 45+, led by four Associate Partners and the Managing Partner.

Candidates will have a professional degree in architecture, very strong design sensibility cultivated in similar leading practices, proficiency in AutoCAD (Microstation is a plus), and sound technical experience. For the Project Manager position we seek candidates with a thorough knowledge of Construction Documents, experience in Construction Administration, and demonstrated leadership experience with consulting engineer coordination, technical detailing, specification research, obtaining agency approvals and working with building contractors is required.

All candidates will demonstrate experience with and be responsible for developing details, providing design support, and a full range of communications skills through all phases of work. Preference is for candidates already experienced and based in the New York City area.

Essential Skills & Qualifications
• Fluent in English, spoken and written (a second language is a plus)
• Strong design skills, client management and project coordination skills
• Microstation, Revit, V-Ray, Rhino, Adobe Suite are assets
• Basic 3D Visualization building skills are essential for Designer positions
• Experience from a leading American or International architecture office
• Licensed and/or LEED certification are assets
• Has all legal permits and visas required to work in the United States

New York Office

Model Shop

Richard Meier & Partners Architects is seeking advanced architecture students to work full time in the model shop on architectural models, current projects and presentation materials.

Candidates must have excellent skills in the following areas:

  • Construction of physical models
  • Attention to detail and meticulous craftsmanship
  • Written and verbal communications
  • Knowledge of Autocad (Microstation a plus)
  • Familiarity with Adobe software will be a plus

In addition, candidates must:

  • Commit to work full time for at least 6 months
  • Legally be eligible to work in the United States
  • Previous experience in design-oriented architecture office(s) will be a plus

Apply

Richard Meier & Partners will only consider non-returnable applications received by mail. No calls or e-mails please.

To apply for a position in New York or Los Angeles please mail the following:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume
  3. Samples of your work

Send materials to:
Richard Meier & Partners Architects LLP
475 10th Avenue
New York, NY 10018

Richard Meier & Partners Architects LLP
1001 Gayley Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90024