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Senior Design Architect – Flagship Projects




The Client:
With a prestigious canon of work and offices worldwide, our client is a highly regarded Engineering consultancy with an extensive Architectural capability.
An abundance of opportunities and very successful collaborations have resulted in the need for a very special Architect.
In a nutshell: To add the wow factor.

  1. Assume charge of national design in New Zealand
  2. Take an active role in providing design services internationally.
  3. Raise the company profile through work on the above.
The Role:
Working across Auckland and Christchurch, your role will be to provide earl stage conceptual commercial / civic design and professional consultancy input on master planning, commercial and residential design strategies. Typically you would spend your time reviewing project opportunities, working on commercial design, liaising with colleagues on master planning proposals and providing input into urban projects (especially in Christchurch). You will also have the opportunity to travel extensively and work on international projects, with regular trips to offices in the USA, Europe and Asia.
For an Architect looking to step up and make their mark in an autonomous role combined with the support of a leading international player, this is a role that merits further investigation. 
To be considered for this role, you will need to be a respected and established Design Architect experienced in liaising with clients and offering strategic input to projects throughout the design lifecycle.
You will also need to be meet the following key criteria:
  • You must be a Registered Architect (though not necessarily registered in NZ)
  • Typically 10+ years’ experience working on winning concept designs.
  • Have an outstanding portfolio of winning commercial designs
  • Experience / knowledge of high level presentation including perhaps  
If you tick any of the following boxes, this would be advantageous:
  • Design of award-winning commercial / civic buildings
  • Design experience of medium density residential housing complexes
  • Design using organic / sustainable materials
  • Experience in a BIM environment
On offer is a truly unique opportunity to make your mark in a credible, world-renowned organisation.
Interested? Apply today!
Send in your CV, portfolio and cover letter to Lachlan McNeill, or for a confidential discussion, please telephone on +64 3 365 6673.  


Name: Lachlan McNeill
Phone: +64 3 365 6673
Mobile: +64 21 1130175
Fax: +64 3 365 6684