Mecanoo zoekt een:
Mecanoo, a leading Dutch architectural firm with a strong international orientation, headquartered in Delft with offices of Mecanoo USA in New York and Mecanoo Asia in Kaohsiung, is looking for an Executive Director. Member of our management team who collaborates with and motivates all our creative, highly educated and ambitious employees.
The Executive Director is part of the Mecanoo management team, together with Francine Houben (Founding Partner, responsible for creative and innovative quality) and Friso van der Steen (Technical Director). In this position, you will be responsible for the quality of the business operations of the office. These responsibilities will include business development, finance, project management, HR, IT and Quality Management.
As part of the management team, you and the Associate Partners will be in charge of the daily management of the office. The Executive Director reports to the partners Francine Houben and Dick van Gameren.
Ideal applicant should be creative, innovative and proactive thinking; able to translate strategic policy into operational goals, reports and implementation; excellent communication and social skills; internal connector, external networker and representative of Mecanoo as a public speaker, excellent knowledge of the English and Dutch languages; flexible and able to excel in a high-pressure environment; 6-8 years of experience in a similar position within an international working environment, experience as the person ultimately responsible for the financial management of projects, affinity with/relevant experience in the architectural sector; university Bachelor degree minimum education level.