Head of Design/Associate Director (Architect)

Blake Anderson


Ref: KP429-649

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Client is a leading international architectural consultancy is seeking an accomplished Architect who can take a leadership role in their Dubai practice. with special emphasis in generating Business and winning work for the studio.

We are looking for suitable candidates to apply with their CV + Portfolio

Roles and Responsibilities:
* Manage the overall running of a number of projects of all sizes
* Preparation of tender and fee proposals
* Oversee the business development and build relationships with existing and new clients.
* Manage a talented team of architects to ensure a high quality of work.
* Ensure the quality of production is kept to the company's high standards.
* Ensure all projects are completed in time and on budget.


Qualifications and Experience:
* Minimum of a Bachelors of Architecture (from a reputable university).
* Membership of a recognised professional institute preferably RIBA.
* At least 15 -20 years post graduate experience.
* Minimum of 5years local experience in the GCC.
* Strong leadership and communication skills.
* Excellent people management skills.

About the Company

Blake Anderson is a boutique consultancy based in the UK, with a satellite office in Dubai. Specialising in Technical and Construction Recruitment, Blake Anderson provides a superior service to clients and candidates within the construction and technical sectors.

We concentrate on placing professionals throughout the world, focusing mainly on the Middle East and Asia, drawing on both the global and local markets for highly qualified professionals. In order to attract the best talent, we invest in various high-end advertising mediums.

With a database of 1,000's of candidates, our experienced consultants have a wealth of recruitment knowledge and have a consultative approach at all times, ensuring a second to none service.

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