Architectural Design Director - Award-Winning Design Practice

  • Penguin Recruitment
  • 197 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1PW, UK
  • Dec 06, 2018
Full time Science & Engineering

Job Description

Architectural Design Director - Award-Winning Design Practice

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Location: Edinburgh/ Aberdeen

Salary: £75,000- £83,000 (Including Excellent Benefits)

An established Architectural practice having a number of offices throughout Scotland and the North of the UK have an exciting new opportunity for an Architectural Design Director to join their growing team based either within Edinburgh or Aberdeen.

You will be acting as the ambassador for the design of various projects, developing and promoting the client to the highest possible standards. Developing and maintaining strategic client relationships will be a key aim so excellent communication skills are required. You will be the primary client interface.

Key project sectors include; commercial, educational and residential.

Key skills/ qualifications required for this Architectural Design Director role:

* Fully qualified Architect (and part of a recognised professional institution) having a number of years' worth of experience post qualification and already having experience in an Associate/ Design Director level role
* Strong design flair
* Proven work-winning capabilities
* Experience of overseeing delivery of a variety of different projects
* You must be an effective leader with very strong communication skills
* Be a strategic thinker
* Having strong working knowledge of both UK building regulations and planning policies/ laws
* Excellent report writing skills
* Skilled in Project Management + bid preparations

Commutable locations for this Architectural Design Director role:

Edinburgh, Livingston, Dunfermline, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Inverness, Dundee

If you are interested in this Architectural Design Director role, please call ALICE on for a friendly, confidential conversation or alternatively, please could you send an updated CV and portfolio to: