Senior Conceptual Designer


M Moser Associates Shanghai is looking for a best-in-class, award-winning Conceptual Workplace Designer to take on a lead design role, guiding our project teams to win and execute some of the most notable workplace transformation projects in the business.

As a major hub supporting the Chinese and global markets, we embody the energy and dynamism of our vibrant, international location to create transformational workplaces for a diverse group of clients.

Job Overview

The job of the Senior Conceptual Designer is to lead concept design and storytelling with a cross disciplinary team to define new experiences and opportunities for M Moser Associate's clients.

You will play a key role in advancing our design solutions while maintain enthusiasm about achieving client’s business goals. It will be your job to lead the pre-schematic design process, providing the direction necessary to team members to execute projects once they are won!

This is a CREATIVE position and we are looking for a Senior Designer who is inspired by generating original ideas and considering design impact on multiple scales, from the individual to the urban context.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Participating on project teams and other consultants to uncover integrated, innovative, and interdisciplinary solutions to design problems
  • Consulting with clients to establish design concepts and parameters, including how space will function, budget considerations, and aesthetic preferences
  • Generating conceptual designs using a variety of graphic techniques, including hand-drawn and computer-generated visuals, and work with Project/Cost Manager to prepare preliminary cost estimates
  • Presenting design concepts to team members and clients for approval
  • Preparing written specifications, working drawings, and construction documents, including verification that designs meet applicable building codes where necessary
  • Delivering and winning design presentation opportunities for new medium sized projects on a regular basis
  • Supervising the work and progress of Design team drawings, studies, specifications and other project tasks on multiple projects
  • Establishing and maintaining trust between the project team, client and other project stakeholders
  • Monitoring and maintaining a high level of design quality within the project team
  • Problem-solving project design issues and applying inventive solutions.

Attitudes, Values & Characteristics

A Senior Conceptual Workplace Designer with M Moser is a seasoned, out-of-the-box thinker, with an exceptional knack and portfolio for delivering awe-inspiring ideas for corporate workplace clients. You are a natural-born storyteller that can win work and inspire those working with you. It is important that you are someone who loves a challenge and does not turn away from getting your hands dirty to teach others. You will have a natural flame, focus on the positive and have a passion that raises the excitement in people around you.

Qualifications & Key Competencies

  • At least 8 years' experience in workplace interiors
  • A portfolio of signature conceptual design work, including a couple large workplace transformation projects
  • Strong experience in maintaining design integrity from design concept to on-site construction
  • Experience in efficiently contributing to and supervising multiple medium projects
  • Interest and practice mentoring younger designers and promoting a positive attitude
  • Fluent written and spoken business English and Mandarin

Next Steps

If you are up for this one-of-a-kind opportunity and ready to take on the challenge as you advance your skills and build up your portfolio of signature works, get in touch with us today! Please feel free to apply to this posting, including work samples, or email your CV, portfolio and introduction letter directly to our recruiter at

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