Senior Project Architect At PM Group

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Job Overview

PM Group is a leading International engineering, architecture, project, and construction management firm. With a network of offices in Europe, Asia, and the US and a multi-disciplined team of over 3,700 people, we deliver complex capital projects in the life sciences, food and beverages, mission critical/ICT, advanced manufacturing, energy, and environmental sectors.

Due to our ongoing success securing large-scale projects for 2023, we have a requirement for a Senior Project Architect to join our Architectural Department in Cork. To be successful and to enjoy the challenge of this position, the role will suit a Senior Architect with Process design experience who has previously led large-scale projects (TIC > €100MM) from concept to completion.


You will have

  • A professional qualification in Architecture that is prescribed under the Building Control Act 2007 or a qualification in Architecture that is equivalent to a qualification so prescribed.
  • Be a registered architect or eligible for registration as an Architect under the Building Control Act 2007 without requiring further assessment.
  • A Minimum of 15 years of design experience in the life sciences, food and beverages, mission critical/ICT, advanced manufacturing, energy, and environmental sectors. With a minimum of the last 5 years, leading a team of Architects and Architectural Technologists to deliver large-scale projects.
  • A keen awareness of the Architectural industry and its ever-evolving role in the construction sector.
  • Keen interest in the project delivery technology

Desirable Competencies:


  • Upholds ethics and PM Group values, demonstrate integrity as a person who is trusted by others and consistently honours their commitments.
  • Ability to stand firm when challenged on project changes, scope creep, etc. in a fair manner.


  • Makes presentations and undertakes public speaking with skill and confidence;
  • Regularly monitors the communication network between stakeholders.


  • Produces new/innovative ideas/designs, approaches, or insights to problems.


  • Approaches change/new ideas positively and drives change to improve systems;
  • Adapts interpersonal style to suit different people or situations.
  • Assists others with adapting to change.

Positive outlook at work:

  • Keeps emotions under control during difficult situations,
  • Identify issues and problems; make timely decisions, develop appropriate and innovative solutions; Balances the demands of a work life and a personal life.


  • Keeps up to date with competitor information and market trends;
  • Identifies business opportunities for the organisation;
  • Demonstrates financial awareness


You will be located in the Cork office on a Hybrid working basis. The role involves the following:

  • Proven experience in the life sciences, food and beverages, mission critical/ICT, advanced manufacturing, energy, and environmental sectors.
  • Proven track record in delivering large-scale projects (TIC > €100MM)
  • Strong interpersonal communication and co-ordination skills with the ability to lead multi-disciplinary A&E teams on specialist industrial projects, setting targets and supporting the team to delivery.
  • Proven track record in all work stages, including preparation of statutory applications, managing tender and construction documentation, and on-site delivery of projects.
  • Proven track record of managing large teams through all stages of the project lifecycle to schedule and within budget
  • Will have a minimum of 15 years post qualification relevant experience and be a Registered Architect
  • Strong Design and technical experience
  • Will present a High-quality design portfolio from concepts through to completed projects. Project work to demonstrate master planning, office & laboratory design, knowledge of process equipment technologies, and GMP compliance
  • Detailed knowledge of planning legislation, Irish and UK building regulations, Health & Safety legislation, and BCAR
  • High degree of proficiency in Revit/AutoCAD
  • Other software skills, including Sketchup, Photoshop, and Certified Revit training, will be a benefit.

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