Director of Interior Design

Location
Dubai (Emirate) (AE)
Salary
up to AED 85k per month
Posted
23 Jul 2018
Closes
21 Aug 2018
Job Type
Permanent
Level
Director

Our client is a leading developer in the GCC, they require a highly experience Director of Interior Design to join their team in their head office in Dubai. This role is a studio based role and not an operations role, those applying for this role MUST be from a design background. Candidates applying for this role will have 20 years' experience in design, will have been working in a Director's position and will have international experience working on prestigious projects with leading organisations.

Responsibilities

• Lead design team through all phases of interior projects including guiding, advising, and mentoring other designers on projects, developing design direction and leading design critiques/forums

 • Act as primary design interface with clients

• Prepare with the project team documentation for tenders and construction.

 • Assist in managing client expectations, team communication and consultant coordination

 • Collaborate on interiors projects, including programming client needs, conceptual and schematic design, design development, and management of budgets and schedules

 Requirements

 • Bachelor's/Master's Degree in Interior Design or Architecture

• Minimum 15 years of experience in design

• Ability to work in a team environment with good collaboration skills

 • Excellent presentation abilities

• Passionate about design and able to be the design inspiration for multiple highly-creative project teams

• Experience directing and providing leadership for design teams from business development presentations through developing strategy and design concepts

• Strong leadership, organization, communication and relationship management skills

• Ability to provide critical design review to design teams, communicating design ideas and direction quickly

• Demonstrated success building, nurturing and fostering new client relationships

• Ability to use PC, CAD and REVIT and Adobe suite

 • Time management skills

• Ability to create and develops design details

• Good in written and spoken English