The Company

Rob Mills Architecture & Interiors is an award-winning practice with an impressive portfolio across residential and multi-residential projects.

RMA are now looking for a Senior Architect to join our team and help grow the business with offices in Sydney and Melbourne.

You will enjoy a high performing atmosphere, team orientated approach and a professional work environment where hard work and dedication is rewarded and recognised. This is a long-term career opportunity in a supportive and stimulating environment.

This is an exciting opportunity for an industry professional in an established practice.

The Role

Based in the head office in Prahran, the Senior Design Architect needs to be aligned with RMA’s design aesthetic and have complete knowledge of our processes, standards of production and construction documentation and be able to contribute to what has already made this a successful firm.

They should have a complete understanding of the processes required to successfully approve buildings through Town Planning and to balance the intent of RMA designed buildings and council regulations. Most importantly, they need to be a leader and teacher of highly skilled and trained people.

Key Tasks:

• Oversee and managing the design and planning team

• Show a high competency in the co-ordination of consultants and strategic management of authority approvals

• Managing clients and projects

• Working with the marketing and client acquisition team in securing new clients

• Producing presentations to help aid in the acquisition of new clients

• Managing and tracking projects to ensure all deadlines are met

• Managing projects and team deliverables against resources and financial targets

• Contributing to monthly budgeting and forecasting meetings

• The quality control of all production

• Mentoring & coaching team members


Your Experience:

• Senior Design Architect with strong design intuition and natural skill

• 8-10 years’ experience

• Strong, local and or international experience at leading design firms

• Australian registered Architect

• Must have experience in taking projects from concept design to practical completion

• Proficient in both design and planning as well as construction documentation

• Proficient in Victorian and NSW planning codes and BCA/ NCC regulations

• Residential experience essential, high end residential experience desirable

• An inherent interest in sustainable architecture and practice

• Proficient in Revit, Microsoft office packages, (Adobe desirable)

• Strong communication, collaboration, leadership and mentoring skills and experience

• Demonstrated experience in leading a team

• Commercial and business acumen

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a growing and successful company and to bring an inspiring leadership to a great team.

If you have the skills, the energy and enjoy leading within a team environment, we would love to hear from you.

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Only Shortlisted Candidates Will Be Contacted