Project Architect, Shanghai

David Chippefield Architects Shanghai office are currently looking for an experienced project architect based in Shanghai.

The person will be responsible for the day-to-day management of a big project in Shanghai. This will include the management of the planning team (internal and external), supervising targets and time schedules, supervising and monitoring drawing packages, preparing team meetings, writing agendas and minutes, reporting to the management and design directors. A minimum of 10 years work experience is required, including planning experience (at least up to the Design Development phase) of at least one large mixed project.

The understanding of a design-led architectural practice and empathy for design is essential. Relevant experience, enthusiasm and great attention to detail are qualities required to master the challenges of this demanding position. We require good verbal and written communications skills in English. Chinese speaking applicants will be preferred.

Please limit your application to 10 A4 pages including a cover letter clearly stating your contact details and the title of the position that you are applying for, your CV and a summary of work.

Please address your application to Liping Xu at our Shanghai office:

If you would like to send your portfolio by post or courier (preferred) please address to:

David Chipperfield Architects (Shanghai) Ltd.
No.8 Jian Guo Zhong Road # 2207
200025 Shanghai

We regret that we are unable to return any materials sent to us. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, within three weeks of receipt of your application.

David Chipperfield Architects is an equal opportunities employer.