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Urban Design Director

  • Location: United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Head of Design
  • Salary:
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: SA006_1513752039
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

We are actively seeking the services of a experienced Urban Design Director. Our client represents the best of the urban design and masterplanning globally with a project portfolio to rival any. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with an industry leading business based in Abu Dhabi.


The Urban Design Director will be responsible for all urban design landscape architecture elements of their well-established team. This individual will be expected to work closely with the Director of Architecture for business development and project execution.
  • Excellent knowledge of the local GCC market and regulations.
  • Must have an excellent knowledge and track record of working with the Urban Planning Council
  • Manage all staff within the urban design landscaping architecture department
  • Coordinating with other consultants and disciplines
  • A successful track record of working within a client facing role. Knows how to inspire client's
  • Large scale master plan design and developments

  • Bachelor degree in relevant discipline
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience of urban design experience with the majority of this in the GCC/UAE
  • Professional registration
  • Have experience in managing large a team of designers
  • Need good leadership and communication skills
  • English: Advanced level / Arabic: beneficial


You will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary along with annual flights and private medical insurance.