CannonDesign has an exciting opportunity for a Education Planner based in our New  York City office. Take a look at the description below. If you think your skills and experience make you a good match for this position, we’d love to hear from you. We’re looking for creative, curious, empathetic people to join our Living-Centered Design movement.
 
ABOUT OUR FIRM
CannonDesign is an integrated design solutions firm focused on helping people continuously flourish. Whether designing for innovations in health, new scientific discoveries, equity in education or the next big idea in business, we use our Living-Centered Design approach to help organizations realize widespread change. Our ability to design transformational places, plans and strategies is why Fast Company named us a World Changing Company and one of the most innovative design firms in the world.
 

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in planning process for educational institutions.
  • Work with end users to outline process flows and critical adjacencies of the building spaces.
  • Lead or participate in the planning process within the design team to create department floor plan concepts reflective of operations.
  • Participate in the planning process with clients and the planning team to create strategic campus master plans and departmental level master plans.
  • May manage the deliverables for the planning team within the greater project deliverable schedule.
  • Actively seeks new knowledge in the design and planning of educational institutions.  
  • May serve as a point of contact for the client on planning issues.

ABOUT YOUR QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master’s degree in Architecture, Urban Planning or related Planning degree required.
  • Minimum of 4 years of planning experience required.
  • Experience with Educational institutions preferred.
  • Demonstrates creativity, passion and interest in design and planning of projects.
  • Interest and ability in analyzing and clear communication of data.
  • Strong presentation, organizational, team building, collaboration, client engagement and communication skills are a must.
  • Knowledge of full Microsoft Office suite is required, experience using Revit and Adobe InDesign on projects is preferred.

ABOUT WORKING HERE

  • We are relentless in our pursuit of client adoration (not simply satisfaction). Consistent delivery of the best service is what we are about.
  • We are committed to ensuring our practice is equitable for all employees, representative of the communities around us – and focused on the future of design. We advocate for equity, diversity, and inclusion efforts through the leadership of our DEI Council, Employee Resource Groups and other community advocacy initiatives.
  • We’re about communication and transparency here. If you want to talk to someone about an idea you have, or a challenge that needs addressing, we’re ready for you.
 
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