Senior Architect - Principal

A great opportunity for a motivated Senior Architect to join a thriving practice.
  • Salary: A$140,000-160,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Sydney
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 50775

About this role

Thriving mid-sized architectural practice focused on high quality work. Seeking a full time Senior Architect with outstanding design experience (incl ideally residential, mixed use education) through all phases.The right candidate will have proven skills gained on all stages of  work ideally undertaken in Sydney. Strong attention to detail and the management of a studio. Excellent communication and inter-personal skills essential. Minimum of 15- 20 years' experience. Experience in ArchiCAD preferred.

Key responsibilities

  • Hit the ground running and work independently and collaboratively
  • Work on a variety of exciting projects including multi residential and institutional work 
  • Contribute to a number of exciting projects at any one time
  • Lead and contribute through all project stages including design
  • Exceptional client and leadership skills
  • Play an integral leadership role moving into the future

Skills and experience

  • Proven design skills across more than one sector
  • Ability to undertake business development and growth
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships
  • Strong project management skills with a demonstrated understanding of productivity as well as timeline and cost control
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills applied to client liaison and interface with external consultants skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment
  • 15 -20 years' experience working as an architect
  • High level of enthusiasm for the proactive delivery of quality architectural services 
  • Passion for leading a great practice into the future

Benefits and culture

  • Office culture that welcomes creativity and design contribution
  • Autonomy and support
  • Potential for equity

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

Related Jobs

Architectural Graduate for a Boutique Architecture Studio

Opportunity for an Architectural Graduate with excellent software knowledge to join a boutique studio with a great culture. Have the chance to work on hospitality, master planning, commercial and private residential projects.

Salary: A$55000-65000 per annum
Permanent: Sydney

Senior Technical Architect - Boutique Studio

Senior technical role – the ‘go to person’ for detailing and delivery!

Salary: A$90000-110,000 per annum
Permanent: Sydney

Finance Director

Director of Finance needed for an innovative, multi-disciplinary design firm!

Salary: US $115,000-135,000 per annum
Permanent: Los Angeles

Finance Director

Award-winning Creative Studio is seeking an experienced Finance Director to join their team in San Francisco!

Salary: US $120,000-140,000 per annum
Permanent: San Francisco

Project Manager For Interior Design Studio

A High-end Residential Interior Design Firm Is Seeking A Talented Architecture Project Manager To Join Their SF Team !

Salary: US $800,000-90000 per annum
Permanent: San Francisco

Salary Guide

Our annual Salary Survey reveals who's making what in our sector. Take a look at this year's results to see how you compare to the market.

Read more

What Employers Want

Listen to what our clients look for when they're hiring.

Watch videos

Interviewing Tips

Learn how to interview from people who do it for a living.

Play video