Architect PROJECT LEADER Dutch speaker

  • Architecture
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands

Architect PROJECT LEADER Dutch speaker

Job description

In order to supervise the projects under development and under construction, MVRDV is looking for a project leader with building execution knowledge and experience on construction sites in the Netherlands.

The Experienced Project leader is someone with an affinity for contemporary architecture and loads of experience with complex projects: work on concept phases, design elaboration, tendering, execution, technical phases, and delivery.

The position is based at the MVRDV house in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.


Attending design meetings with Clients and consultants. Review and assess consultant and contractor’s drawing and sample. You will do site visits according to the project schedule.


A highly dynamic, internationally orientated and creative office with many enthusiastic colleagues that work on projects on different scales all over the world. Salary according to collective work agreement (CAO Architecten).


MVRDV is a globally operating firm with a team of more than 230 employees, dedicated to innovative architecture and urban design. It was founded in 1993, has its headquarters in Rotterdam and subsidiaries in Shanghai and Paris.

MVRDV is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to treating all employees and applicants equally, regardless of gender or marital status, race or color, nationality or ethnic origin, religion or religious belief, sexual orientation, disability or age.


Please fill in the online form and upload your motivation letter, CV and portfolio preferably as PDF not larger than 5mb. Let us know your preferred starting date. If you do not fill in the application form, we cannot consider your application.


  • Between 4 to 7 Years’ of proven professional experience
  • Bilingual level in Dutch
  • At least prior experience as a project leader
  • Strong knowledge and experience in detailed design phase, tender and execution process
  • Ability to act as a contact person between MVRDV, client, co-architect, and contractors
  • Experience with completing and integrating tender packages 
  • Review experience during detailed design, tender, and execution
  • Ambitious, a collaborative team player, and flexible
  • Strong Revit and Adobe skills are an asset
  • Good spoken and written communication skills in English
  • With EU working permit is a must
  • Passion for MVRDV’s work and theory is an asset
  • Willingness to travel