Principal Architect

Randstad UK

Dubai, UAE

Ref: LP862-58

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Randstad is working with a leading architecture and engineering consultancy in the UAE as they require a Principal Architect to join the team in Dubai, UAE. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the team on a complex government building project through the design and construction stages.


- Manage the design process from inception through concept, schematic design, detail design to ensure quality and client satisfaction
- Coordinating across offices for resource support and management where required
- Extensive coordination with multidisciplinary engineers and specialist sub consultants
- Presentations to the client
- Supporting junior members of the team
- Helping develop and maintain a network of client relationships



- Bachelor Degree in Architecture
- 15+ years of experience
- Minimum of 5 years UAE experience with international consultancy organisations
- Experience of working on building projects that have high security aspects/sensitive areas (government, embassy, military, prison)

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