Group School Design and Development Manager

Hong Kong (HK)
Commensurate on experience
17 Apr 2018
30 May 2018
Job (Function)
Contract Type
Full Time

Group School Design and Development Manager

Location: Hong Kong

Nord Anglia Education is recruiting a Group School Design and Development Manager to play a key role in the expansion and development of its family of premium international schools.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified architect who is passionate about education to influence school design on a global scale. The role will provide an opportunity to coordinate and lead the design and development of all new schools and the expansion of existing campuses across Nord Anglia Education’s growing family of 55 schools in 25 countries worldwide. 

As the Groups design lead you will be responsible for shaping the future of learning environments for the world’s leading premium international schools organisation.

The Role

We seek a qualified architect who is an innovative, talented and experienced school design specialist with a strong desire to work for a fast growing organisation and an affinity to education. They will build upon the great work achieved to date by:

  • Providing critical support to drive the execution of Nord Anglia Education’s growth strategy
  • Bringing leading edge design to all new and existing campus projects, ensuring that Nord Anglia’s campuses are recognised internationally as world class learning environments
  • Drawing together education and design professionals from around the world to coordinate all of the Group’s school design activities
  • Working with Regional Project Directors to ensure that all new projects are delivered to the highest level of specification, on time and on budget

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A degree or equivalent level qualification in a related field, ideally Architecture
  • A history of delivering high quality school design and project management support on major projects
  • A high degree of creativity balanced with a rigorous approach to delivery
  • An acute eye for detail, quality and value  
  • A passion for creating inspiring spaces
  • The ability to collaborate, influence and manage across a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders

You should be self-motivated and decisive with a flexible approach and the ability to meet tight deadlines whilst working on your own initiatives.

This role represents a unique opportunity to join the Nord Anglia Education family with global responsibility and to make a positive impact to the lives of thousands of students. As a member of our global family, you will be joining an active network of like-minded people in Hong Kong and across the world.

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