Design Lead

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  • Job ID 2352
  • Salary (£) £60,000 - £70,000
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Job Description

Our client, a reputable, global architectural practice are seeking a talented Design Lead to join their expanding team in London. The Design Leader is to be our client’s representative on projects, and the person ultimately responsible for the creative solutions of that project and advancing the design standards within the company as well as someone who takes design lead on projects under the guidance of the project Principal and manages/mentors designers in the studio.


This position will suit an experienced Design Leader with an outstanding portfolio in large-scale projects. The successful Design Lead should have exceptional design skills, a track record of developing innovative approaches to applying the latest tools and processes in their project work. In this role, you will work closely with the project teams to compose strategic design concepts then manage the team in developing and delivering world class design products that create high value assets.


Design Lead Position Overview


  • Lead the schematic design, under direction of the Principal
  • Creating the design with minimal direction form the Principal
  • Leading a team of designers
  • Leading the sub-consultant teams for input into the design
  • Hands on role
  • Developing creative design solutions
  • Work on exciting hospitality / hotel projects internationally


Design Lead Position Requirements


  • Experience working on hotels/hospitality projects
  • Experience working in the Middle East (Advantageous)
  • Demonstrated experience of leading the design of hospitality projects, leading the design of key hospitality assets & hotel planning
  • Demonstrated experience of leading concept and schematic design stages
  • Rhino skills are essential
  • Revit knowledge (Advantageous)


Design Lead Position Remuneration


  • Competitive salary (£62,000 – £72,000 DOE)
  • Pension
  • Holiday
  • A balance between Studio and home working
  • Private healthcare and dental cover
  • Annual discretionary bonus
  • Professional subscriptions supported
  • Other company benefits to be discussed at interview stages



Bennett & Game Recruitment are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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