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Project Director

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  • Sector:

    Architect, Architecture

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  • Salary:

    Negotiable and within market rates.

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  • Startdate:

    ASAP or maximum one month

​Our client has won a range of projects due to their award winning work all over the world. As a result they are hiring a Project Director for their Dubai office who will oversee the teams and report directly to the MD.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Project leadership.

  • Project Planning.

  • Teams management.

  • Design overview.

  • Client Management.

  • Financial Management.

  • Quality Control.

  • Process improvement.

  • Regulatory compliance.

Candidate criteria required:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Architecture.

  • 15+ years track record of successful project management in the architecture industry on various projects with reputed consultancies in the UAE/GCC.

  • Professional license as an architect is preferred but not mandatory.

  • Ability to always meet deadlines.

  • Fluent in English.

  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, and communication skills.

  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities.

  • Proficiency in project management software and tools.

  • In-depth knowledge of architectural design principles, construction methods, and materials.

  • Familiarity with relevant codes, regulations, and industry standards.

  • Experience managing teams

​In turn, our client offers a negotiable, tax free salary in line with the UAE market, plus medical insurance, gratuity (end of service), life insurance, annual air ticket to home country, 5 day working week and annual leave.

​ ​If you meet the criteria listed above, please apply only ONCE with a copy of your CV by pressing the apply button to be considered. We receive many applications so if you do not hear from us within 5 days, please consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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​ ​*Where we indicate a band of PQE for a role, this indicates how long we would expect an architecture professional to take to gain the level of experience required in an appropriate context. It does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE who can demonstrate that they have acquired the relevant experience.