OMA’s Rotterdam office is looking for a French-speaking Senior Urban Designer with conceptual design talent and extensive planning experience.

The ideal candidate has to have experience in building client relationships, leading and mentoring a team, and completing extremely high quality work. At this position, you will be responsible for all conceptual, design and technical phases of projects (including playing a long-term advisory role for the client – “architecte-urbaniste coordinateur”). In addition to leading a design team, you will be responsible for collaborating with external consultants and/or any concerned parties, and preparing technical and financial proposals. The selected candidate will work directly with the Partner-in-charge and will manage all phases of the design.

– Master’s Degree in Urban Planning and Design / Architecture
– 8+ years of proven experience in internationally renowned offices
– Experience on large scale urban planning/ masterplanning projects including program and concept development
– Track record of realized and/ or published projects;
– Demonstrable ability and experience in design; from concept to detail, through to construction
– Good knowledge of French urban regulations and operational procedures is mandatory
– Excellent communication skills and an understanding of place-making in its planning and development context
– Excellent design and technical skills
– Strong project management experience
– Bilingual proficiency in French is a must
– Fluency in English is required
– Strong AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Rhino skills
Hands-on approach
– Self-disciplined and confident in a complex international environment
– Knowledge of OMA’s work is preferred

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