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Senior Architect

RMJM are seeking to appoint a Senior Architect to support the continued growth of our Dubai Design Studio.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinate and lead the assigned team of Architects on a day to day basis and ensure that design excellence is achieved throughout.
  • Develop a thorough design philosophy, effectively contributing to the inception and the development of a project.
  • Lead the design work ensuring project objectives are met, design instructions are implemented and delivery is achieved within the set time and budget.
  • Responsible for the correctness, accuracy and complete multi-disciplinary coordination of the design documentation prepared by the assigned team.
  • Coordinate and develop responses to review comments, tender queries, contractor’s queries, etc.
  • Preparation and compilation of design presentations and design reports.
  • Statutory Authority interface and liaison.
  • Full knowledge of Statutory Authorities requirements, knowledge of codes, regulations and submission requirements.
  • Coordinate a multitude of tasks and projects simultaneously.
  • Substantial input on projects from inception to completion, usually with a particular emphasis on leading teams; managing and mentoring junior designers.
  • Central role in client management and satisfaction; maintaining and growing existing relationships, while identifying future opportunities.
  • Leading design teams in the delivery of projects from concept through to completion.
  • Able to effectively manage project commercial and financial responsibilities.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Architecture
  • Minimum 10 years post qualification experience (with minimum 5 years in the UAE).
  • A creative and enthusiastic leader.
  • Strong portfolio that demonstrates design flair and presentation skills.
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design trends.
  • Communication skills, ability to translate visions to clients and colleagues through drawings and specifications.
  • Proficient in Revit, SketchUp, 3D Max, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lumion etc.
  • Knowledge of zoning regulations and building codes
  • Experience designing and delivering high-end Hospitality, Residential and Commercial projects.

To apply, please send your CV and portfolio to [email protected].

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, due to the high number of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.