Director of Architecture

Job Title: Director of Architecture
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Salary: NZD170000 - NZD200000 per annum
Start Date: 2020-02-21
Reference: BH-124408
Contact Name: Scott Casey-Wooldridge
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 21, 2020 02:02

Job Description

Are you an Associate or Principal level Architect with the career objective of becoming a Director?

Our client is currently seeking an ambitious and experienced architect to join their team based in the North Shore. This role will reporting into the Managing Director of this business and will be responsible for the architectural service line within this multi-disciplinary consulting firm.

Services lines this company offers include architectural, building surveying, quantity surveying, project management and engineering services. Within the architectural side of the business they have a close-knit team that is responsible for delivering a multitude of different projects throughout the commercial and residential sectors.

This company values the culture they’ve developed and invested in; throughout the business staff is happy to work hard and celebrate success together.

Within this role we’re seeking an ambitious, outgoing, and commercially-minded professional that has the capacity and knowledge to manage and mentor current staff members whilst having some delivery, business management and business development responsibilities. On the back of strong business successes across all business lines they’re able to implement an aggressive growth strategy and are seeking people that are willing to jump at this opportunity. In addition, you’ll have a seat at the table of board meetings and able to influence the business from a strategic level.

We’re seeking the following attributes:

  • 12 plus years’ experience within an architectural capacity for a consultancy based in New Zealand, local knowledge of the Auckland market is highly advantageous
  • Project experience within the commercial and/or residential sectors
  • A relevant architecture degree and a member of NZRAB
  • The ability to create and maintain longlasting relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • A strong ability to build new business development connections
  • The current legal right to live and work within New Zealand
This is a gem of an opportunity to become a director of a business and operate a strategic level whilst spearheading the architectural service line, so if you’ve been contemplating whether to go out on your own contact Scott Casey-Wooldridge on 027 559 1570 to understand more.

There’s an attractive package on offer consisting of an upper-quartile salary, benefits and equity once your capabilities have been proven.

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