We are looking for a talented Senior Architectural Designer to participate in the conceptualisation, design and execution of projects. You will lead projects and engage with clients and consultants from concept to construction.
Studio Contra is an ARCON registered and RIBA chartered architectural, urban and interior design practice based in Lagos with projects in Nigeria, Ghana and the UK. We are committed to the delivery of innovative and thoughtful contemporary architecture for clients with an equal enthusiasm for design.
The company was founded in 2017 and continues to grow. We continue to have a dynamic, entrepreneurial and norm-defying attitude to all that we do.
Full time role
Flexible work from home arrangement on two days of the week
Reporting Relationship: Associates and Directors
Apply Because You Want To:
Work with a dynamic young architectural design team composed of bright, curious and action-oriented individuals.
Join a growing firm that is currently expanding into new markets in Nigeria, Ghana and the
Work in a beautiful and friendly office environment with occasional team outings and socials.
Design compelling, rigorously conceived and high quality, architecture and interiors and urban spaces through all stages from concept to completion.
Participate in coordination with consultants on the project team as well as clients.
Setting and monitoring project timelines in accordance with client expectations and project resourcing.
Leading teams within the office.
Inspection of projects on site while coordinating with engineers, consultants and contractors.
Staying up to date with international best practices and design culture.
Masters Level Degree in Architecture
At least 3 years experience working in architecture
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing
Excellent CAD and 3D modelling skills – Revit and Sketchup are essential
Ability to use Adobe Creative Suite (Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign), is a plus.
Desire and ability to work hard and be self-motivated
Ability to work well in a team with the confidence to guide others
Ability to pay superior attention to detail
Ability to take initiative and work independently when necessary.
Studio Contra is an ARCON registered and RIBA chartered architectural, urban and interior
design practice based in Lagos with projects in Nigeria, Ghana and the UK. We are
committed to the delivery of innovative and thoughtful contemporary architecture for clients
with an equal enthusiasm for design.