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Practice: ACG Architects
Contact Person: Naseegh Long
Phone Number: 021-448 6615
Email Address:
Location: Cape Town
Expiry Date: 03 Oct 2019

Further Details:

A position is available for an enthusiastic project Architect/Senior Architectural Technologist with at least 10 years’ experience. The person will be involved in a wide range of Commercial and Institutional Projects. The person will be expected to run projects as a team leader and lead consultant. The suitable candidate will be responsible for the project delivery through all phases of the projects.

Job Type: Full-time

Key Responsibility Areas:

  • Responsible for full project delivery
  • Lead an Architectural team
  • Design and develop project documentation
  • Coordinating and leading all disciplines during design and construction development
  • Dealing with clients face to face as part of the project management team
  • Managing the construction phase; site meetings, coordinate services, control budget and project schedules
  • Working on multiple projects at the same time

Required Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • Architectural Qualifications
  • Must be registered with SACAP
  • Proficiency in 2D and 3D software (ArchiCAD is the current default package being used.)
  • Proficiency is MS Office
  • Good design, technical and presentation skills
  • Strong skills in contract administration (Knowledge of the JBCC and NEC contracts – advantageous)
  • Sound knowledge of Local Planning and Municipal requirements and National Building Regulations
  • Experience in maintenance and refurbishment projects – advantageous
  • Able to work independently on multiple projects
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Diligent, with initiative and high quality of work
  • Valid Code B driver’s license with own transport

Required Experience:

  • Minimum 10 years’ post qualification Project Architect experience
  • Sound track record in design
  • Extensive experience in technical design & documentation
  • Experience at managing projects
  • 3D Modelling and rendering experience – advantageous

Remuneration & Benefits:

  • Market related. Salary is negotiable for the ideal candidate (depending on experience).
  • Provident, Risk benefits (Life, Disability, etc.) and Medical Aid (post probation)
  • Annual non-guaranteed performance bonus
  • Company sponsored professional membership fees (qualifying criteria applies)


  • Cape Town, Western Cape

Application Questions

  • How many years of ArchiCAD experience do you have? Min 3 years
  • How many years of Architecture experience do you have? 10 years
  • How many years of AutoCAD experience do you have?  Min 3 years
  • How many years of dealing with clients face to face as part of the project management team experience do you have? 4-5yrs
  • How many years of Leading an Architectural team experience do you have? 4-5yrs
  • How many years of Project Documentation Designing & Developing experience do you have? 10-yrs
  • Do you have the following license or certification: SACAP Registration?


To apply, please submit the following:

  • An updated CV
  • Digital Portfolio / Link to such a portfolio
  • Current and Expected remuneration (CTC/TGP and Take Home/Net)
  • Current benefits
  • (Contactable references once shortlisted) – preference given to referees to whom you reported directly.
  • Notice period

*         Preference will be given to candidates currently residing in Cape Town.

*         If you have not received a response in two weeks, please consider the vacancy application as unsuccessful.