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We’re fiercely passionate about our work.

We’re committed to building strong relationships with our coworkers, clients, and the wider community.

We believe in working collaboratively, being independent and aiming for excellence in all that we do.

If this sounds like you, then you’ve reached the right place. At Kenneth Park Architects, we’re always looking for exceptional talent to join us. We encourage you to apply for a position in either our New York City or Los Angeles office. All inquiries will be responded to in a timely manner and if further information is required, we will contact you. Thanks for your time and interest in pursuing a career opportunity at KPA. No phone calls please.

E-MAIL

To apply, email your resume and cover letter, in a Word or PDF document, along with three work samples from the past three years, in JPG or PDF format, to hr@kennethpark.com. Please write “Career Opportunity” in the email subject line.

 

 

 

 


Please do not direct us to your website.

SNAIL MAIL

Or, you can send your resume, cover letter, and three work samples from the past three years to the following address:

Kenneth Park Architects
Attn: Ed Randolph
360 Lexington Avenue, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10017


Please do not submit samples that you wish to have returned to you.

Open Positions

Kenneth Park Architects (KPA), a NYC- and LA-based firm specializing in retail, commercial and mixed-use architecture, is currently seeking a Senior Project Manager for our diverse practice. We seek talented and passionate team members seeking career opportunities in Retail, Commercial and Mixed–Use architecture. We have a passion for quality in our products and services, our clients and our people. We seek candidates who not only have the skills to efficiently produce and deliver great projects, but also the willingness and initiative to constantly innovate while contributing to the growth and success of our teams and larger firm.

 

The Senior Project Manager will lead a team, and will be responsible for independent design and production work under the guidance of Principal. Prior experience as a team leader, with strong project management and construction administration experience and a strong technical background is required. The position will also be required to provide input on developing and enhancing internal processes as a means to better service our clients and to continually improve the quality of our work.

 

The position is based in our New York City office.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Monitor and track project progress; responsible for independent design and production work, overall performance and success
  • Responsible for building, maintaining and managing client relationships
  • Develop schedules, budgets and proposals (contracts)
  • Excellent technical knowledge and management skills. Able to plan, direct and monitor all aspects of a project with involvement in the production and coordination of multiple accounts concurrently. Maintain and implement client and firm standards.
  • Possess strong drive, motivation and self-initiative
  • Develop and enhance internal processes
  • Communicate and coordinate project requirements with the project team and consultants. Adhere to company policies and mentor staff members. This position reports to a Principal.

 

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in Architecture required, Master degree preferred
  • Minimum 15 years of experience in Architecture/Design Services, with previous experience in retail and commercial architecture preferred
  • License in Architecture preferred but not required
  • Strong production skills and thorough understanding and knowledge of building codes, zoning regulations and approval process
  • Experience with managing multiple accounts and resources
  • Strong leadership skills & ability to manage teams effectively
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (verbal and written)
  • Highly organized, detail-driven and conscientious
  • Proficient in current version of AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office, with Revit a plus

 

KPA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please submit a cover letter with salary requirement, work samples and resume to rgarcia@kennethpark.com.

Kenneth Park Architects (KPA), a NYC- and LA-based firm specializing in retail, commercial and mixed-use architecture, is currently seeking a Project Manager for our diverse practice. The Project Manager position requires strong leadership and communication skills with expertise in specific project types (retail, commercial, mixed-use, multi-family, etc.). The position is based in our New York City office.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Monitor and track project progress; responsible for overall project performance, success and scheduling
  • Responsible for building, maintaining and managing client relationships
  • Excellent technical knowledge and management skills. Able to plan, direct and monitor all aspects of a project with involvement in the production and coordination of several projects concurrently.
  • Possess strong drive, motivation and self-initiative
  • Communicate and coordinate project requirements with the project team and consultants. Adhere to company policies and mentor staff members. This position reports to the Senior Project Manager and/or Principal.

 

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in Architecture required, Master degree preferred
  • 5-10 years of experience with 5 years in commercial (retail/mixed-use) or multi-family housing projects
  • Licensure in Architecture preferred but not required
  • Thorough understanding and knowledge of building codes, zoning regulations and approval process
  • Experience with managing multiple projects and accounts
  • Strong leadership skills & ability to manage teams effectively
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Highly organized, detail-driven and conscientious
  • Attuned to areas of structural, mechanical, electrical and site requirements
  • Proficient in current version of AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office, Revit

 

Please submit a cover letter with salary requirement, work samples and resume to hr@kennethpark.com.

Kenneth Park Architects (KPA), a NYC- and LA-based firm specializing in retail, commercial and mixed-use architecture, is currently seeking a Project Captain for our diverse practice. The successful applicant for the Project Captain position is a multi-project and task oriented team player with solid technical skills. The position is based in our New York City office.

Job Responsibilities:
  • General knowledge and understanding of project development process, with focus on particular aspects of a project
  • Produce contract documents conforming to building codes and zoning regulations, coordinate with engineering consultants, check shop drawings and conduct site visits on as needed basis, and otherwise assist Project Manager/Senior Project Manager
  • Work productively and efficiently with minimal direction and supervision
  • Report to and assist the Project Manager/Senior Project Manager

 

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture
  • 3-6 years of experience in commercial (retail/mixed-use) or multi-family housing projects
  • En route to licensure in Architecture, preferred
  • Good working knowledge of building codes, zoning regulations and approval process
  • Good understanding and knowledge of building systems and site requirements (Structural, MEP, Civil and Geo-Tech)
  • Ability to redline Architectural Intern and Architectural Designer’s work
  • Highly organized, detail-driven and conscientious
  • Proficient in current version of AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office, Revit

 

Please submit a cover letter with salary requirement, work samples and resume to hr@kennethpark.com.

Kenneth Park Architects (KPA), a NYC- and LA-based firm specializing in retail, commercial and mixed-use architecture, is currently seeking a Marketing and Business Development Coordinator. We seek talented and enthusiastic candidates who have an interest in architecture and design, and exhibit a willingness and initiative to contribute to the growth and success of our firm. The ideal candidate is personable, with strong communications and graphic design skills, and a passion for architecture and interior design.

 

The position is based in our New York City office.

Job Responsibilities

Marketing & Communications:

  • Work in tandem with Project Managers and Principals to track projects for marketing and communications efforts
  • Write and edit project descriptions, source and edit images, and maintain database of completed projects for updates to the firm’s portfolio
  • Update social media, prepare quarterly newsletters and maintain the firm’s website (WordPress)
  • Write and edit news updates and articles about current projects, clients, firm announcements, etc.
  • Update and maintain the firm’s brochure; create specific, custom brochures on an as needed basis
  • Maintain firm identity and develop graphic collateral on an as needed basis
  • Press outreach and correspondence with client’s press teams

Business Development:

  • Research, identify and track potential leads and new business opportunities
  • Update and maintain CRM database (Salesforce)
  • Maintain collateral such as firm profile, leadership biographies, headshots, etc. for RFQs & RFPs
  • Produce and track RFQ and RFP submissions, and any and all qualification packages
  • Provide support for the Director of Business Development before and after events/conferences

 

Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies, Architecture, Design, Communications, or related field
  • A minimum of a 2-3 years in a similar role, preferably with an architecture or design firm
  • Superior communications and organizational skills, including impeccable writing and copyediting skills
  • Strong graphic design skills
  • Strong attention to detail, disciplined and self-motivated, with ability to work independently and with a team
  • Experience managing and prioritizing multiple deadlines, and meeting tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of architecture and interior design, and familiarity with industry a plus
  • Proficient with social media platforms, MailChimp and WordPress
  • Fluent in MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign and Photoshop

 

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to hr@kennethpark.com with “Marketing and Business Development Coordinator” in the subject line.