Toronto, Director, Architecture, Construction
Your New Company
Hays Architecture and Interior Design Toronto is extremely pleased to be partnering with a world-renowned premier construction company to hire a Director of Architecture as a part of their Senior Leadership Team. Known for a diversified mix of commercial and landmark property projects nationwide with leading domestic and global brands, this is the type of company that offers an enticing growth path for your career. This position requires the ability to assume all supervisor responsibilities for the pre-construction team with the ultimate goal to secure potential opportunities and relationships with prospective clients.
Your New Role
As the Director of Architecture located in Downtown Toronto, you will be responsible for the effective management of pre-construction services by monitoring design development and constructability throughout concept to completion. You will be supervising all progress against time, cost, and quality requirements of the pre-construction phases of projects as well as monitoring the design brief including identifying any major non-conformances . As the primary manager to the pre-construction team you will lead them to prepare the procurement strategy and project schedule. As the Director of Architecture, you will ensure all project design activities comply with relevant legislation and code requirements, provide assistance and advice on Local Authority approval issues, and prepare and present estimates and budgets. Furthermore, as the Director of Architecture you will need to work with the business strategy to ensure growth, performance, and risk management. You will get to work out of a beautiful downtown Toronto office.
What You'll Need to Succeed
As the Director of Architecture, you have a background in design, construction and complete delivery process on projects worth $100M and up. You are an expert in your field - reading and understanding drawings, design principles, and project delivery. As the Director of Architecture, you need to have and maintain a high level of market awareness, ensuring that the company is getting exposure to all current and future opportunities in the market. As you will be managing key relationships, marketing and communication skills are important in this role. You will have a minimum of 10 years' experience in construction with a high-level of construction methodology, processes, sequences and design with an education background in a relevant field such as Civil or Structural engineering, Architecture or similar building related studies. You will need to be able to commute to downtown Toronto on a daily basis.
What You'll get in return
As the Director of Architecture, you will work for a top global construction company based in Downtown Toronto, you will receive a highly competitive salary, up to around $200,000 base salary. You will also receive benefits and will work alongside the Partners of the company being responsible for overseeing all aspects of the preconstruction and design in a senior leadership role. You will get to work out of a beautiful downtown Toronto office. What you need to do now
What you need to do now
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