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Workplace Design Strategist

Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins

New York, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, November 3, 2023
About Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins is a global law firm consistently ranked among the top firms in the world. The success of our firm is largely determined by our commitment to hire and develop the very best and brightest, creating a team that provides our clients with the highest quality of work and service. We are driven by our core values: respect, innovation, and collaboration.

About The Role

The Workplace Design Strategist is an integral part of Latham’s Operations team. This role will be responsible for supporting the design function of the Global Real Estate Department, while having the w orking knowledge of compiling construction documents and preparing space plans . This role will be located in our New York office. Please note that this role may be eligible for a flexible working schedule that allows for a hybrid and in-office presence.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Other key responsibilities include:

  • Ability to draw/configure various fit-outs of floor plans, incorporating office space limitations and other requirements
  • Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within the profession
  • Collecting and utilizing data and feedback from end users and incorporates into designs
  • Analyzing information and determining the impact on space supply and occupancy demand
  • Interfacing with design vendors to ensure the seamless transition of design strategy to design implementation

We’d love to hear from you if you:

  • Demonstrate strong analytical skills needed for all primary duties of position, including comprehending and communicating data
  • Display the ability to work in a team environment with a customer service focus
  • Exhibit strong written and oral communication skills

And have:

  • A Bachelor's degree, preferably in Interior Design or Architecture
  • A minimum of five (5) years of experience in relevant Design/Construction practices
  • Professional services organization, corporate real estate or portfolio management environment preferred

Benefits & Additional Information

Successful candidates will not only be provided with an outstanding career opportunity and welcoming environment, but will also be provided with a generous total compensation package with bonuses awarded in recognition of both individual and firm performance. Eligible employees can participate in Latham’s comprehensive benefit program which includes:

  • Healthcare, life and disability insurance
  • A generous 401k plan
  • At least 11 paid holidays per year, and a PTO program that accrues 23 days during the first year of employment and grows with tenure
  • Well-being programs (e.g. mental health services, mindfulness and resiliency, medical resources, well-being events, and more)
  • Professional Development programs
  • Employee discounts
  • And more!

Additionally, we have a range of diversity programming including Global Affinity Groups. These groups provide a firmwide platform to share experiences and advice as well as an opportunity to participate in a supportive network with common interests to help make life at the firm even better.

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Latham & Watkins is committed to diversity, equal opportunity, sustainability, and pro bono legal services. We draw from a remarkable wealth of talent to create one of the world's leading law firms, and advance these commitments through the work of our Global Citizenship department. Our lawyers, paralegals, and professional staff worldwide comprise a rich mixture of different races, ethnic backgrounds, religions, sexual orientations, cultures, and primary languages. Our diversity makes us who we are.

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Pay Range

USD $110,000.00 - USD $120,000.00 /Yr.