Senior Architect - Residential ArchiCAD

Lead cutting-edge, boutique residential projects in a pure design-driven environment. Let your creativity flow and bypass the CBD with a city-fringe location.
  • Salary: A$85000-95000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 47740

About this role

This well-renowned, high-end private residential practice is located just south of the CBD. These guys are the business – they reflect the reason why we all studied architecture in the first place...  progressive brief responses, creative approach, design-driven projects and a collaborative and social office culture. A rare opportunity has come about for a Senior Architect to come aboard and drive exciting multi-residential projects that are currently in the feasibility stage. The successful Architect will be experienced in the residential sector and have a strong design sense that aligns well with that of the practice. Hands-on ArchiCAD skills and aptitude in managing clients well are also imperative. Be welcomed into a studio with a pipeline of projects and unconstrained opportunity for creativity!

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead high-end residential projects
  • Deliver projects on time and on budget
  • Respond to complex issues with innovative solutions
  • Build key relationships
  • Manage clients, consultants, technical specialists and team members
  • Guide, mentor and develop junior team members
  • Work in a hands-on capacity, including contributing ArchiCAD technical output
  • Ensure the overall cost, quality, safety and communication management for the highest quality project outcomes

Skills & Experience

  • Masters Degree in Architecture
  • Current ARBV Registration
  • Minimum of 6+ years post-grad experience, including high-end residential schemes
  • Proficiency in ArchiCAD
  • Demonstrated documentation and detailing skills
  • Strong eye for detail and design 
  • Commercial acumen
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with a strong client-facing presence and the ability to engage with a team
  • Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively
  • Aptitude to lead and inspire others

Benefits & Culture

  • Work in a pure design-driven environment
  • Avoid the city-hustle (city-fringe location)
  • Be part of a strong and creative team

Rochelle McGrath

Bio: Rochelle is a registered architect with a background in the tertiary education and workplace fit out sectors. Having most recently practised at Hayball Architects, she has a thorough grasp of architectural procedures and skill-sets and draws on this in recruiting for permanent architectural roles. Rochelle graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Masters in Architecture in 2009 and gained over seven years' post-graduate experience before joining Bespoke Careers in 2017.

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