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Urban Design - Associate Principal

Associate Principal role  for an outstanding leader in Urban Design. Shape future cities and be well rewarded.
  • Salary: A$160,000-220,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Sydney
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 48054

About this role


The role

Global multi-disciplinary practice committed to the design of sustainable, inclusive and socially successful cities. This leadership role is focused on leading teams to produce a high standard of excellence in urban design.  The right candidate will bring a broad mindset of urban design and design solutions: transport, integrated land use and transport, sustainability, digital and human centred design. 

This role will involve:

  • Collaborating closely with multidisciplinary internal leaders in using design as a collaborative platform for integrated city design
  • Leading interdisciplinary teams to ensure well integrated design outcomes.
  • Working with global and regional design directors to strengthen the presence and standing of urban design services within the NSW market and to develop and implement strategic business plans
  • Playing a key role in securing strategic urban design projects

 

Key responsibilities

  • Leading urban design projects in NSW to deliver a high standard of design excellence
  • Client facing and industry engagement in NSW:
  • Building reputation and profile of urban design,
  • Participating in and leading work winning
  • Team leadership and growth 

Skills and experience

  • Architectural and urban design training preferred
  • Post graduate or appropriate qualification or experience in urban design projects
  • Design collaboration skills 
  • Demonstrated track record of a high level of design ability 
  • 10-15 years’ minimum industry experience
  • Ability to confidently synthesise complex city-making narratives and communicate these verbally and through professional presentation drawings
  • Ability to work collaboratively with clients and understand customer needs
  • Ability to lead teams and maintain motivation, accountability and effectiveness

Benefits and culture

  • Career growth opportunity
  • Ongoing education and training opportunities
  • Good work/life balance

Misty Waters

Bio: Misty is a registered architect and has over 15 years' experience within the industry, including eight years as practice manager at Bates Smart. She has used her extensive knowledge to advise and assist leading firms in Sydney on their recruitment requirements. Misty has recruited architects and designers at all levels but is now responsible for helping practices with strategic appointments at senior level.

+61 (0)2 9212 0230

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