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Convene is looking for a passionate & innovative Project Director who collaborates masterfully with internal & external teams to deliver innovative solutions that surprise & delight end users. As a Project Director, youll be responsible for orchestrating & shepherding multiple complex projects from concept to construction. Your success will stem from your sophisticated understanding of the design & construction industry, your ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams, & knowing how to make things happen. Do you thrive in an environment of collaboration, entrepreneurship, & innovation? Do you understand, value, & practice Human Centered Design thinking? If yes, come join us at Convene.

As a successful candidate, you have:

  • Demonstrated success in a dynamic, high-growth environment
  • A successful track record of inspirational leadership of both internal & consultant teams, resulting in higher output, quality, & team engagement than industry norms
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal, listening, & written), including client presentation skills & presenting complex concepts


  • Lead project consultant teams to ensure that all parties are effectively engaged & operating at their highest capacity.
  • Use sophisticated tools & processes to stay ahead of industry standards.
  • Responsible for technical reviews, complex code interpretations, & coordinating & overseeing projects.
  • Collaborate with internal departments to administer budgets & schedules.


  • A professional degree in architecture or interior design
  • 8+ years of professional experience
  • Advanced knowledge of interiors & design concepts, practices, & workflows
  • High level of creativity, innovative thinking, & problem solving
  • Excellent sketching & conceptual design skills
  • Advanced Revit skills required; strong grasp of parameters & programming workflows preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Smartsheets, Adobe InDesign, Bluebeam, & AutoCAD

About Convene

Convene designs & services premium places to work, meet, & host inspiring events. Through strategic partnerships with prominent commercial landlords, Convene operates a network of hospitality-driven locations in Class A office buildings across major U.S. cities, with plans to expand globally. Convene has raised $260M in equity funding to date, & has been named one of Americas 100 Most Promising Companies by Forbes & a Best Workplace by both & Fortune Magazine.

Other recent accolades include:

  • 2017-2019 Certified Great Place to Work
  • 2018 Fortune Best Small & Medium Workplaces U.S.
  • #11 Workplace in New York in 2017 by Fortune Magazine
  • #30 in 2017 LinkedIn List of Most In-Demand Startups

In everything we do, we strive to put the people we do it for first. This starts internally: we believe our values drive behaviors to create culture. Together were building a culture that embraces diversity & learning, humility & gratitude. At the same time, we try not to take ourselves too seriously & strive for a healthy integration between work & personal pursuits.

Benefits you can expect as a Convene employee

  • Supportive work environment & leaders who are focused on your professional growth
  • Generous professional development policy that includes funds earmarked for each employee's discretionary professional growth. Have a conference you want to attend? A class you want to take? If it's helping take your career to the next level, we support it. Each employee is required to have 65 hours of learning per year.
  • Flexible PTO & family leave
  • 401k match
  • Excellent health coverage for team members & their families
  • Company events that highlight our team's passions & hobbies
  • Healthy snacks

Convene is committed to building an inclusive & diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer & welcome people from all backgrounds, experiences, abilities, & perspectives.

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