The GLO Office Director is responsible for building and maintaining the right compliment of leaders and staff in this 190-person office, striking a dynamic balance between driving the business, cultivating the practice and elevating design.
The Office Director collaborates with key leaders in market expertise, practice and design to ensure operational and financial success, design quality and the cultural resonance of the Office as a whole. In Milwaukee, this collaboration includes Practice Group Leaders and/or Department Leaders and such leaders report to the Office Director. Engineering Department Leaders have a strong dotted line reporting relationship into the Office Director position. The Office Director also consults with the applicable Market Sector Leaders for input on strategic hires and other issues relating to marketing success, and partners with the applicable Market Sector Leaders to retain, mentor and develop successful Principals in the Milwaukee office.
Together, the Office Director and key leaders set the vision and strategy to support HGA’s Strategic Point of View specific to their region, markets and talent. The Office Director is accountable for the implementation of the strategy to guide the overall sustainable growth and financial success of the Office. The Office Director leverages the collective talent, mentors staff and fosters an open dialogue.
An Office Director maintains project responsibilities as a Principal, Design Principal, Project Manager or other key leader.
COMPETENCIES (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES) REQUIRED: