• Business Development
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands


Job description

Are you looking for a position in an international architectural firm? MVRDV is currently looking for a Junior Business Development collaborator to join its globally active BD team.


As a BD Collaborator, you will form an integral part of the business development team.

We work together to find new projects for MVRDV, including through public tenders, private competitions, active research and pitching. A typical day can consist of analyzing potential projects and developments, liaising with the architectural teams, producing project proposals. You will be active across many areas of architectural management, such as concept development, tender management, design management, market research, making financial proposals, and making contact with potential clients worldwide. Because of this, you will gain extensive knowledge of architectural and urban development processes from the inside, while also getting a chance to practice your ability to sell ideas and buildings.


We offer a position in a dynamic international environment for 40 hours per week. MVRDV uses the salary according to the collective agreement for staff employed by architecture firms (Architecten CAO). Place Rotterdam, incidental travel is necessary.


MVRDV is a globally operating firm with a team of more than 200 employees, dedicated to innovative architecture and urban design. It was founded in 1993, has its headquarters in Rotterdam and has had a subsidiary in Shanghai and Paris for the past 6 years.

MVRDV is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to treating all employees and applicants equally, regardless of gender or marital status, race or colour, 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 recommendation.

Let us know your preferred starting date. If you don’t fill in the application form we cannot consider your application.

Apply:   www.mvrdv.nl/en/about/jobs

For questions, call our HR department +31 (0) 10 477 2860


  • Creative and innovative skills
  • Strong analytical capabilities
  • Understanding of architectural processes and management
  • Understanding of project development and / or conception
  • Graphic design skills and experience with creating diagrams and layouts will be highly valued
  • Excellent knowledge of English language will be highly valued.
  • Candidates authorized to work in the Netherlands are preferred