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retail center architectural designer

retail center architectural designer


api(+) is seeking professional, thoughtful and self-motivated architectural designers with strong leadership skills and a minimum of 5 years’ experience in retail centers design to join our team in our Tampa, Florida office. Architectural registration is preferred but not required.

Primary Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this role include but are not limited to:

  • First quality construction drawings and specifications leadership
  • Client relations and staff management
  • Design development
  • Design strategy
  • Implementing documentation standards
  • Coordinating with consultants and vendors
  • Ensuring design and documentation clarity and completeness


  • Strong design sense and quality experience
  • Strong critical thinking skills and judgement
  • Exceptional design communication skills
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in retail center architectural design is required, more experience is preferred
  • Architectural registration is preferred but not required
  • Well-developed understanding of the overall retail center design process, from the initial conception through construction
  • Capable of moving a program forward by managing external and internal teams
  • Proven leadership experience and teamwork capabilities
  • Successful track record coordinating with clients, consultants, contractors and peers
  • Strong detailing capabilities for both new and renovation projects
  • Exceptional written and oral communication, organizational and time management skills
  • The ideal candidate is proactive, energetic, polished and professional
  • To apply please send your cover letter, resume and portfolio to Juliette Lauer at