Architect

Location
Saudi Arabia (SA)
Salary
Based on experience: SAR 13.000 monthly plus benefits (no income tax in Saudi Arabia)
Posted
30 Jul 2020
Closes
24 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for a right-brained Architect to perform all phases of architectural work including planning, designing and overseeing construction. You will be involved in new building designs, from the earliest stages right through to completion. You are responsible for one or more projects of Ammar Holding and follow up on the implementation and development of the projects. You will revise the projects with the Vice President of Projects and actively take responsibility for them. You are able to handle pressure and risks and suggest solutions for upcoming questions.

Role and Responsibility:

  • Controlling projects from start to finish to ensure high quality, innovative and functional design
  • Using the construction “brief” to identify clients’ needs and put together feasibility reports and design proposals
  • Developing the architecture through all design stages in line with the client’s Budget, Needs, Usage and Environmental impact
  • Control project from start to finish to ensure high quality, innovative and functional design
  • Take the “brief” to identify clients’ needs and put together feasibility reports and design proposals
  • Develop ideas keeping in mind client’s needs, building’s usage and environmental impact
  • Produce detailed blueprints and make any necessary corrections
  • Compile project specifications
  • Keep within budgets and timelines
  • Ensure that all works are carried out to specific standards, building codes, guidelines and regulations
  • Make on site visits to check on project status and report on project
  • Cooperate and liaise with construction professionals
  • Follow architectural trends and advancements

Requirements:

  • Proven working experience as an architect for a minimum of 3 years
  • Strong portfolio
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards
  • Excellent drawing skills and familiarity with design software (Revit, SketchUp, Rhino3D, Photoshop etc)
  • Strong imagination and the ability to think and create in three dimensions
  • Visual awareness and an eye for detail
  • Communication and project management skills
  • BS degree in Architecture minimum , Masters/Diploma preferred

Preferred skills, abilities and languages:

  • Communication skills
  • Time management skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Assessment and Follow-up skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Follow-up and evaluation skills
  • English fluently, additional languages are a plus ( you will work with a British Architect)