Associate Director (Architect)
Associate Director Architect £40,000 - £45,000 + DOE Glasgow
Your new company
Hays Specialist Recruitment is working exclusively with one of Glasgow's most well renowned architectural institutions. Their current project workload covers a number of different sectors across Scotland and the rest of the UK.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive company, becoming a key part of their future development.
This business has a varied portfolio with well-designed and realised projects across a variety of sectors. Combining design flair, delivery and commercial acumen; their team has energy and creativity, with the backdrop of a strong and positive business set-up.
Your new role
Due to current strong workload and imminent projects, you would be taking a leading role within the business management of staff and delivery of projects, before the role progresses onto a more client focused role, where you will be tasked with bringing in additional work. You will be an experienced and ambitious architect (ARB/RIBA), with not only a design and delivery track record of large scale projects, but also have a track record in winning work. Ideal experience would be city-based high-volume high-value developer-led schemes, however experience within comparable buildings in terms of value and size would be considered, for the right person.
What you'll need to succeed
First and foremost, you will have a positive approach, a person who enjoys the challenge and prospect of a leading role within the Glasgow Architectural market.
You will be confident in managing the client relationship; managing and coordinating the design team's information; leading and managing the production team; managing information output to programme and to quality standards; managing the administration of the project, including contract admin, programme and reporting; deliver through to site stage, and respective duties such as site inspection.
As a key part of this growing business you will be responsible for inspiring and mentoring internal teams, pitching and presenting to clients, developing design and provide technical leadership. Commercial management, new business strategies and proven strong relationships with key clients are also critical. This is a superb opportunity to join an organisation that are not only hungry to grow, but one that is keen to take on the challenge of improving on their design output.
What you'll get in return
Remuneration will be competitive, along with various other benefits, and opportunity to travel. There is no limit to the progression of this post, and it will suit an individual who really wishes to take their career to the next level.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.
You can contact Graeme McCormick on 0141 212 3660.