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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: + car, package and bonus

Head Of Design / Principle Architect – Central London – £1bn Super-Prime residential development

Our client is a major multi-national development organisation and is recognised as one of the Top-3 largest (by volume and turnover) residential and commercial developers in Asia.

This organisation has now established a presence in Europe and has focussed on London in particular. Their first scheme will be a major redevelopment of a former colonial high commission building in Central London, close to Buckingham Palace. The site was acquired for in excess of £300m and our client will spend a further £600m+ over next few years converting and extending this beautiful listed property into super-prime private residential apartments for sale at the very top-end of the market.

Our client is now seeking a Head Of Design / Principle Architect to join the London team. This role will lead the Design Team for the Group’s real estate business in London and will be responsible for the entire design of the London portfolio (including coordinating of all other trades including MEP, Structure and Landscape).  The role will also be responsible for recruiting and managing the team to deliver the portfolio.

When complete this development will form one of the most prestigious addresses in the world and our client is seeking a Head Of Design / Principle Architect with specific experience of working on very high-end / super-prime residential schemes, ideally in the Central London area.

The position will be based in Central London but for the initial 6-12 months will require regular visits to Asia. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelors Degree in Architecture with a minimum of 10 years industry experience, demonstrable design flair, the ability to manage a reasonable size multi-disciplinary team and excellent communication skills.

Our client can offer an unrivalled salary and fully comprehensive package to secure the right candidate for this role.

Salary - £100k - £200k + full package 

0207 609 7769

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