Little, nationally recognized as a “Best Firm to Work For” and one of the nation’s most progressive design firms, has an amazing opportunity for a very unique candidate. We are seeking a Studio Principal with a positive, collaborative work style, who will lead a team of architects, planners and designers to develop and grow our client relationships for our Healthcare Studio in Newport Beach.
Our Values at Little are based on Care, Stretch and Spark:
Care passionately about your client and the people working beside you
Stretch your imagination, your ambition and your potential
Spark a spirit of excitement and discovery in everyone around you
The ideal candidate for this opportunity will embrace these values and have the drive and ability to grow our local portfolio form clinics to acute care work. This individual will be an ambitious, creative leader who is passionate about finding ways to improve the performance of our clients through creative collaboration and breakthrough thinking, and who is excited about growing an established studio into a regional powerhouse.
A position you’ll love:
You’ll be a leader in our Newport Beach office, leading the Healthcare Studio as the Studio Principal and part of our firm wide Corporate Leadership team.
You’ll be directly involved with our clients and their goals from the start.
You’ll work with the Office President, and our National Healthcare Studio Principal to create a long-term strategic plan to grow the Studio and client mix.
You’ll assume leadership of our existing body of work with strong clients, and a team of talented architects working on clinical projects.
You’ll have a high degree of autonomy and responsibility for your Studio.
You’ll have the backing of a large, expanded services firm with great in-house resources.
A candidate we’ll love:
You’re good with people – you are a very strong listener, genuinely interested in people, and able to build followership among teammates and clients, alike.
You have a strong track record of developing new business and relationships with hospital clients.
You are collaborative in your work-style, always looking for a new way to do things.
You’re a great communicator – whether verbally or in written form, people understand your ideas, and the way you share them.
You are a good mentor – the people that you work with feel that you have their best interests at heart.
You have an extensive background in healthcare planning and design.
You are a resourceful and creative problem solver, and you are motivated and energetic.
You are interested in the drivers and ideas impacting the current and future Healthcare industry.
You have fun while you work.
Ideal candidates will have the following Qualifications:
10+ years of experience in the healthcare architecture & design industry.
Deep healthcare experience in the Southern California area.
Experience as an account or client manager, including financial management.
You have managed a team of people.
Our culture is energetic, collaborative and open. We value people who have a positive impact on those around them. We are proud to offer outstanding benefits, compensation, and growth opportunities.
Little, nationally and locally recognized as a “Best Firm to Work For”, is dedicated to enhancing client performance by orchestrating the right mix of expertise, creativity and innovation to deliver results beyond architecture.
Over 240 employees across the nation specialize in a variety of market types, including Community (Civic, College & University, Schools, Justice), Retail (Brand Experie...nce, Supermarket/Hypermarkets, Service Retail (inc. banks & health care), and Corporate Rollout) and Workplace (Interiors, Mission Critical and Office), and deliver results beyond architecture through a complete array of diversified architectural Consulting Services such as:
• Interior Architecture
• Land Development Services
• Branded Environments
• FM Strategies (Facilities Planning and Space Management Consulting)
• Building Technology Applications
• Skyscraper Services (Computer Animation and Internet Application Services)
Originally started in Charlotte, NC, Little has locations in Costa Mesa, CA; Orlando, FL; Durham, NC; Washington, DC; and Beijing, China.
Our culture is energetic, collaborative and open. We value people who are fun to work with and who have a positive impact on those around them. We are proud to offer outstanding benefits, compensation, and growth opportunities.
To learn more about Little, please visit us at www.littleonline.com.
Little is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.