Collegiate AC has an opportunity for an Senior Architect/ Interior designer to join its Madrid team.
We are offering the opportunity to join our team as an Senior Architect. The successful candidate will be design minded with a background in architecture and interior design. We are looking for an energetic team player to help across all projects within the studio.
Duties and responsibilities:
to understand and develop the interior design vision of the brand working with the principle and head architect.
to liaise where appropriate with members of the external design team and other associated organisations and companies.
being self-motivated with the ability to work to own initiative and meet project deadlines.
possessing excellent time management and organisational skills between projects, often juggling two or more projects at one time.
keeping abreast of trends, ideas and new materials with a relevance to retail/F&B design.
being a positive team worker, supporting and inspiring those around you, being proactive in looking for opportunities to support your team.
helping maintain a tidy and efficient work-place.
Qualities and skills:
degree in architecture.
more than 5 years experience in the field working on a wide range of projects, with a particular focus on hospitality.
international experience is a plus.
experience in developing urban design projects alongside architecture and landscape.
experience with clients, contractors, and consultants
strong design flair and know how in interior styling and decoration as well as interior materials and finishes, equipment etc
experience with producing detailed drawings, schedules and specification
oversee existing hotel corporate design/creative service needs and requests
overseeing and implementing on-property holiday décor, pop-ups and other special initiatives
select material, accessory and furniture specifications
obtaining and managing samples and relationships with vendors
researching and obtaining quotes from various vendors and following up on approvals
effectively manage multiple projects concurrently and prioritize tasks and projects within the design team
good understanding and affinity with the studio’s design approach
ability to understand and formulate design decisions and present for discussion
ability to integrate design requirements with architecture
ability to use a variety of media in the development and documentation of design projects
ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines effectively
excellent organisational and communication skills
ability to manage and prioritise tasks and handle sensitive and/or confidential information
flexible and open attitude towards new ways of working and commitment to independent, lifelong learning
self-motivated and able to take responsibility
ability to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks
good written and verbal skills in English; Italian is a plus
candidates should be prepared for requests to travel
you should have proficiency in Autocad 2D
you should have proficiency in 3D software such as Sketch Up
you should have an advanced knowledge of Adobe creative suite
- Senior Architect / Interior Desing
- COLLEGIATE AC
- Madrid, Spain
- salary commensurate with experience