Senior Manager – Architecture India will be responsible for managing the Architecture team of 50+. His/Her role will involve managing the day to day activities on project delivery, Quality Control, Technical knowledge, people management, leadership guidance and mentoring, co-ordination with various sector heads within our Main Design Centre, project cost control, assistance during bid stage for estimation, recruitment, workload assessment and forecasting including overall technical administration.
Reporting : This position will be reporting into Senior Director – Buildings UAE for technical and project delivery role and Director – BDC for operational/administrative role.
Requirements : Ideally the candidate should have 20+ years of experience in managing large scale architectural projects of international repute, who should be managing a team of minimum 20-25 Architects working on various projects at any given time in their current job with an educational qualification of B.Arch / M.Arch or PhD. The candidate should have a considerable amount of work experience working with multi-disciplinary consultancy firms in the recent past.
Skills : The candidate should have strong communications skills in English (written and verbal); proven ability to handle multi-million dollar large scale complex projects from Schematic design to construction drawings; possess extensive knowledge in architectural technical design and detailing coupled with strong co-ordination skills; extensive project delivery and management experience in ensuring work is delivered on time and to budget; excellent relationship management skills both internally within the team and externally at wider company level; self-motivated and capable of operating in an environment of a large team of multi-disciplinary set-up; strong people management and mentoring skills; extensive experience in quality control of buildings project.
Preferable : It would be preferable if the candidate has middle east design project delivery experience; knowledge of Arabic language would be an added advantage; knowledge of working in Revit/BIM; currently locally residing in Bangalore would also be preferred; lesser notice period in current employment and available to join sooner the better.