Design Directer - Architecture

Life-changing career move for a design director to live and work in India.
  • Salary: US $80000-100,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Bangalore
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 47657

About this role

A world-class design studio is looking to appoint a design director.  They multiple offices covering varied sectors globally and a legacy of pioneering and award-winning design.

This is one of their newer offices based in Bangalore which requires new talent to drive the design working with an internationally-trained team of architects.  Although in their infancy they have quadrupled in size of the past five years and have over 100 architects in the office.  The pipeline is booming and would suit an architect who wants to be involved with a growing economy.

They are looking to bolster their team with a design director who has a track record of designing award-winning, prestigious schemes internationally.  Architects who have worked in the Middle East and APAC regions will be best suited.  Your portfolio could include tall towers, retail, hospitality or commercial workplace.

Design is essential to the role in a studio promoting collaborative working with a flat hierarchy.  Communication is key, being able to tell a story and narrative to inspire clients and colleagues.  You will be client-facing taking schemes through to tender, and oversee the construction and local architects.   

Hazel Whittaker

Bio: Hazel graduated with a First Class Hons in Textile Design from Trent. Her work was spotted at Islington Design fair and she then worked for a bespoke design studio in London before travelling the world. She moved into construction recruitment in the UAE after working with the likes of HOK, Peter Marino and Jestico & Whiles on stunning hotel schemes. Hazel then moved back to the UK to focus on architecture recruitment for the next four years and has spent the last two years turning a small start-up firm into a 1.2 million turnover business. She is very much a hands-on designer and recently designed and made a dress for Katy Perry. Hazel joined Bespoke Careers in March 2018 with the remit to expand our global offering with a focus on the EMEA region.

+44 (0)207 24 24 909

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