Steve Rimmer
Director - Executive Appointments
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Design Director

Architecture, Executive Appointments
Ref: BBBH32275
£100000.00 - £120000.00

Architectural Design Director, London C £100 – 120,000

A global architecture and design practice is looking to appoint a Design Director in their London Studio. Their vision is to develop the London Studio as a creative hub for the EMEA region and to support this we are looking to appoint a Creative Director to work closely with the Global Design Principal based in London to grow the business & deliver World class design solutions.

Candidate profile

  • A minimum of 10 year’s experience in UK and international residential & mixed-use projects.
  • High level conceptual & design development skills focused on delivering innovative solutions.
  • An Ambassador & Networker who should have established client relationships with Developers.
  • A charismatic Leader with a calm measured approach and refined presentation skills.
  • Experience in leading bids, fee proposals, contracts, resource planning and delivery of projects.
  • Ability to ensure that projects are profitable and are completed within the programme and budget in line with the projections.
  • An effective Team Leader and Mentor with the skills to develop good working relationships, both internally and externally.


  • Lead a team of circa 20 Architects to establish a culture of design excellence.
  • Lead the development of overall design concepts and manage the design review process.
  • Grow the Architecture team and maintain quality, enthusiasm and collaboration in the studio.
  • Assist with recruitment of new design talent into the studio.
  • Manage the client briefing, initial project set-up, fees & appointments.
  • Establish project programmes, recourse’s and scope of work.
  • Co-ordinate design and technical resources to ensure timely delivery of projects.
  • Review ongoing invoicing for projects and ensure that invoices are paid.


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