Workplace Consultant

Location Battersea
Discipline: The Built Environment
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £ Competitive
Contact name: Alex Brookes

Contact email: abrookes@fosterandpartners.com
Published: 27 days ago

Foster + Partners, the award winning integrated design practice have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Workplace Consultant to join their team. A team of designers, analysts and researchers, the Workplace Consultancy are dedicated to matching architectural and interior design with business objectives and changing needs of organisations. We explore and envision the future of communities, cultures and corporations and how these will influence our built environments. We work with clients to understand their needs and we undertake post-occupancy surveys to learn from practical experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Bringing significant experience in the field of development of user-centric workplace strategies for clients

  • Bringing a creative and analytical mindset combined with a collaborative and team-oriented approach.

  • Developing and advancing the Strategic Consultancy offer through proactively exploring and developing best practice.

  • Working effectively as part of an integrated project team of architects, designers, consultants, stakeholders and clients

  • Developing clients Strategic Brief and space programmes for large scale projects

  • The analysis, preparation, and clear presentation of design briefs, spatial design studies and space usage analysis

  • Run client interviews, end user workshops, analyse data and develop the Workplace Strategic Briefs and any other strategic document relating to the built environment

  • Mentoring and teaching less experienced staff members, the workplace analytical tools and brief development up to proficiency level.

  • Co-ordinating and undertaking strategic space planning studies and floorplate analysis exercises

Skills and experience required:

  • Able to manage and prioritise tasks and time efficiently, to be well organised and efficient in project delivery

  • Proficient in Excel and working with numerical data

  • Excellent research, data analysis and report writing capabilities

  • Understanding of all analytical processes relevant to workplace and strategic consultancy fields

  • Excellent understanding of current best practice and trends in the workplace and strategic design consultancy

  • Good story telling and graphic presentation skills (In-Design, Power Point, Photoshop etc)

If you would like to be considered for this position, please apply with an up to date CV.