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Coldefy is an awardwinning, international architectural firm that creates balanced environmental, urban, and social compositions that push the boundaries for cities and life.

In addition to its founding office in Lille, France, the firm has studios in Paris, HongKong and Shanghai. With a total of about 40 collaborators, Coldefy maintains an international, ambitious, designoriented team that works together on a diverse range of project typologies in France and around the world.

The studio is run by Thomas Coldefy and his partner Isabel Van Haute.

To strengthen the team of its Lille office, Coldefy is recruiting an architect, project manager.

Under the authority of the studio directors, you will follow one or more projects simultaneously, from the design phase to the followup of the realization, you will deal with the economic, regulatory, technical aspect and the coordination of all the actors of the project.

Your main missions are:
Sketch design, preliminary design projects, building permits and tender documents.
Contribute to tender documents: analysis of bids, negotiations and selection of contractors.
Participate in technical finetuning with BETs.
Review drawings from BETs and contractors.
Guarantee the quality of work in strict compliance with costs, deadlines and current regulations.
Manage the financial followup of the operation (status, OS, amendment, DGD).
Guarantees architectural design (VISA).

Trained as an architect, you have at least 5 years of experience in an architectural firm. You have a good knowledge of standards and regulations. You master the tools necessary for the realization of the plans, drawings and details of building site, Autocad and Revit. You are autonomous, rigorous, reactive and adaptable.

Position based in Lille.
Fixedterm contract with the possibility of a permanent contract.
Remuneration according to the Coldefy & Associés reference grid, based on the national collective agreement for architectural firms, depending on profile and experience. Lunch vouchers, 50% reimbursement of transport costs.

You have the opportunity to work on high profile, challenging local and global projects from design
through construction.
You have the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues in all Coldefy offices, as well as partners around
the world.
You are part of an international team that is valued for its creative, innovative, and entrepreneurial spirit.
You are part of a creative and fresh professional working environment where your individual experience is

Position to be filled as soon as possible.

Please send your CV, cover letter and portfolio exclusively by email to with the job title in the subject line.