Ref: SP183-03

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Are you a talented architect with international experience looking to join a team shaping the Dubai landscape with their award-winning designs?

We're currently working with an impressive and award-winning architecture firm that specialises in creating distinctive architecture within the residential, commercial, mixed-use and hospitality sectors. They are currently expanding due to new projects and are looking for a Design Director to join their team.

Working Hours:

- Monday to Friday

Main Responsibilities:

- Leading and mentoring a team whilst running your own projects
- Reporting to senior directors
- Presenting projects to team/clients
- Taking projects from A-Z

Full Package:

- 55,000 - 65,000 AED per month (660,000 - 780,000 AED per annum)
- Tax-free earnings 
- Working visa
- 3-month salary reviews 
- Fantastic career progression/freedom
- Holiday / healthcare / childcare schemes
- Monthly work parties / team-building activities
- Impressive collaborative office space with fantastic views 


- Permanent Position

AED 55,000 to 65,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.


Previous Experience:

- At least 15 years of experience in Architecture
- International experience
- Experience in either residential, commercial, mixed-use or hospitality architecture
- Experience with high-rise buildings
- Experience in designing bespoke, distinctive and funky designs

Software Knowledge:

- Revit
- Rhino
- Grasshopper
- Dynamo

Soft Skills and Personality traits:

- Down to earth and a good team player
- Collaborative and not shy to share your ideas

About the Company

Matching the right employee to the right job is crucial for business success. To do so requires experience and time, but unfortunately, busy companies and hard-working job seekers can often struggle with.

GCB Recruitment help bridge that gap, actively searching on your behalf to find and pair the most suitable job seekers with the correct job. As property and financial services industry leaders across the UK and overseas, we know the qualities required to flourish in these sectors.

We use a region and sector-specific approach unique to ourselves, meaning you'll have a single point of contact throughout the process, who understands exactly what you need. In fact, with the largest job and candidate pool in the market, we probably already have the right job seeker or role for you.

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