Design Office Manager / Architectural Design Manager – Dubai, UAE
An exciting opportunity exists within an international consultancy for an experienced Architect to head up their multi-disciplined design team in Dubai.
Reporting directly to the MD you will be responsible for ensuring technical excellence and promoting design innovation across a team of Architects & Structural Engineers. You will be responsible for managing projects from concept through to completion and for ensuring that they are delivered on time, within budget and to the highest of international standards. This is a client facing role with responsibility for managing multiple design interfaces, liaising with local authorities and coordinating with other disciplines and consultants. The successful individual will play an integral part in new business development including client presentations and leading bids, tenders and proposals.
To be successful in this role you must have a BA Architecture, RIBAIII or equivalent and have 12+ years’ experience. A strong background in design and project coordination of large-scale complex projects, as well as strong leadership and people management experience are essential. Impeccable written and verbal communication skills as well as a proven background in dealing directly with high profile clients are required.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a design and client focused Senior Architect to progress their career in a stable international consultancy. In return you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and excellent working environment.
Salary: 40,000 – 45,000 AED pm ($10,900-12,200)