• Business Development/PR
  • 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. The new position will focus on international, mostly German speaking countries.


As a BD Collaborator you will form an integral part of the business development team. We collaborate together to find new projects for MVRDV, including through public tenders, private competitions, active research and pitching. 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 32-40 hours per week. MVRDV uses the salary according to the collective agreement for staff employed by architecture firms (Architecten CAO). Depending on your experience you will be rewarded in scale F (between 2.286 - 2.967) or G (between 2.513 - 3.259). Place of work is Rotterdam, incidental travel is necessary.


MVRDV is a globally operating firm with a team of more than 225 employees, dedicated to innovative architecture and urban design. It was founded in 1993, has its headquarters in Rotterdam and a 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 and CV, 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.

For questions, e-mail us at hr@mvrdv.com or call our HR department +31 (0) 10 477 2860


  • Master degree in a subject such as architecture, urban planning, business, real estate or marketing
  • Understanding architecture, management, and project development and / or conception
  • Creative and innovative skills
  • Graphic design skills and experience with creating diagrams and layouts will be highly valued
  • Fluent German speaker
  • Excellent knowledge of English language is needed, Dutch is a plus
  • Willing to work 32 - 40 hours per week