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Project Manager/Consultant - Hotels Division

Project Manager/Consultant - Hotels Division

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The Project Manager/Consultant for Hard Rock Hotels Division is responsible for the conceptual design management of the managed hotel property while maintaining the integrity of the design throughout the development of the project.  This person will supervise every phase of the project in great detail assuring brand and operations standards are adhered to.


  • Direct the design intent and construction activities for project; oversight of design implementation through construction and project completion.
  • Assist in developing and maintaining cost estimates, schedules, concepts, brand standards, and guidelines and direct internal staff and external consultants in support of successful project development efforts.
  • Test fit space plans for conversion of project.
  • Managing close relationship with vendors and strategic partners to ensure that projects are completed in-time and on-budget to produce the highest quality delivery.
  • Conduct project site visits during feasibility of design construction as needed.
  • Understanding of brand identity to ensure that the design creates and instills a memorable experience.
  • Communication of ideas to Project Development Studios staff, the project design team and HRI executives.
  • Creation of support materials for implementation.
  • Coordination of designs from consultants into complete drawing documentation.
  • Liaise with developer/franchise design teams with a proactive review and approval of project designs.
  • Maintaining corporate project style guides and contributing to ongoing design standards.
  • Work closely with Project Development, Memorabilia, and Consultants to ensure a high quality product and oversee implementation of Brand Standards, from program and developmental viewpoints.
  • Works to ensure project is successfully turned over to operations as scheduled. 
  • Coordinate operations between departments, while keeping leadership updated of any schedule changes.


    • Bachelor’s Degree in design related field i.e. Architecture, Design, or Construction / Engineering Management required.
    • Minimum of 5 years of previous work experience in Architecture, Hospitality, Restaurant/Retail Design and/or Construction Management field required.
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and AutoCAD.
    • Prior experience with rendering and modeling software is strongly preferred.
    • Ability to work effectively with many different groups of people (vendors, contractors, designers, company representatives) in an organized and efficient manner. 
    • Available to travel as needed to project site to provide constriction and design related guidance to onsite teams.