Projects Manager / Architect/Director

SOS HR Solutions
  • Post Date: October 8, 2018
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Job Overview

Job Description


The job holder will be responsible for participating and leading all architectural projects/site development phases from schematic design through construction including conceptual and detailed planning, designing, material specification, contractor evaluation, and finalization, site supervision and control.

The job holder will also be responsible for the renovation and maintenance of existing stores with regards to any civil, electrical, mechanical, plumbing and carpentry works. Retail Format Design

•Conceptualize / Redesign retail formats for the Concept in line with the customer, mall requirements and latest market trends

•Develop complete design for the showroom that will include a comprehensive floor plan, exterior elevations, interior elevations, A/c diffuse allocation, lightning, graphic imaging (3D Presentation) and all material selections and finishes

•Develop designs for all other features/utilities of the Mall or store such as building placement/orientation, parking lot layout/flow, service vehicle access

•Deliver detailed specifications and a clear, concise, comprehensive, and complete engineering/interior drawings as required

•Ensure that all the designs and drawings are as per the company standards

•Develop the zoning in the store as per the categories of products to be displayed by bearing in mind the principles of space management and profiles of the target consumers

•Review and process all shop drawing/sample submissions and consult within the Projects Team and External Consultants, as appropriate, to ensure the design intent is being maintained

•Conduct existing conditions surveys and prepare architectural base plans, sections, elevations, and details as appropriate to document relevant conditions

•Coordinate with the Retail Operations and VM team to get their inputs on the design, which includes the floor plan, elevations etc.

•Provide expertise in detail development and assisting in researching products and systems that accomplish the design intent

•Review and recommend to the retail team any changes that may be required to renovate the existing stores’ Site Project Management

•Assist in site selection and prepare the detailed survey report by performing on-site design services, interpreting drawings, specs, codes, standards, regulatory requirements, and carrying out field engineering work

•Prepare detailed project plans for site development including project costing, timelines, and development schedules and coordinate for approvals

•Nominate, evaluate and appoint consultants and contractors/suppliers / vendors including negotiation of rates and contractual terms and obligations

•Manage vendor relationships including conducting planning session with vendors and service providers and define project and performance expectations

•Identify and evaluate new products/solutions including material to be used bearing in mind quality and cost-effectiveness

•Provide material specifications and oversee procurement of the material from suppliers

•Coordinate with external agencies like Architectural Consultants, Material suppliers, Construction agencies etc so as to ensure that the project is completed within the scheduled time period in an efficient and effective way

•Supervise all the activities on-site and coordinate with Concept to regularly provide feedback on the progress of work/project


Graduate Degree in Architecture/ Planning & Design/ Applied Science / Civil Engineering AutoCAD, 3D Max, Photoshop Exposure to the latest building materials, building systems and interior trends through formal or informal training

(on-the-job experience) 10-15 years of Interior / Retail / Building designing and Project Management experience 3 years in a managerial capacity of leading independent retail project / site development projects Knowledge of spaces, spatial layouts, relations, conceptual sketching, 3D modelling Knowledge of Architectural detailing, Construction Methodology and Civil work estimation

Other Skills:

Contract Administration Multi-Tasking Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication Relationship Management Resourcefulness Problem Solving Decision-Making Planning and Organizing Project Management

Job Detail
  • Offerd SalaryAbove 3000 KD
  • Career LevelManager
  • ExperienceMore than 10 years
  • GenderMale
  • INDUSTRYEngineering
  • QualificationBachelor Degree
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