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Design Director - North Carolina

Global architecture firm is seeking a Design Director for their North Carolina office.
  • Salary: US $150,000-200,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Washington
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 45287

About this role


A global practice requires a design director to join their office in North Carolina to lead design excellence across the office.  This is a tier one design practice covering all sectors in architecture and interior design who has won numerous local and international awards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for design standards across the office.
  • Represents the firm with clients, professional organizations and academic institutions.
  • Lead teams and large-scale projects across a variety of sectors.
  • Liaising with PR & marketing to work on competitions, strategies and new bids.
  • Aware of current trends in the design industry.
  • Responsible for staff reviews, resourcing talent and mentoring junior teams.
  • Business development, networking of new and existing clients.
  • Hands-on with design, concept and developing the design narrative.
  • Conducts QA/QC sessions with design teams.

Skills and Experience:

  • A minimum of 15 years of professional experience.
  • Proven track record of designing and leading small and large scale world-class projects.
  • Excellent communication and client engagement skills.
  • Ability to recognize and develop talent among the staff.
  • Strength in retaining the original design intent through implementation stages.
  • Architecture license is required.

This is a great opportunity to assume a leadership position leading design at a world renown multidisciplinary design firm!

Rami Aizenman

Bio: Rami has worked for award-winning architecture firms both in the US and abroad, exposing him to a wide range of private and public projects including mixed-use facilities, high-rise residential, education and retail - he has also run his own real estate business. As an architectural consultant and part of the New York team, Rami implements his business and design expertise to assist practices in growing their teams effectively.

+1 (212) 321 0909

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