Main Purpose & Scope of The Job

  • The Architect is responsible for the preparation, development and implementation of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ International Broadcast Centre (IBC) and will contribute to the project definition at the start of its lifecycle.

Position Details

Reports to:

  • Lead Architect
  • Senior IBC manager

Place of work:

  • Paris, France: January 2021 – March 2022 (design phase)
  • Doha, Qatar: April 2022 – December 2022 (execution and operational phase)

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepare drawings, specifications, and quantifications for IBC premises for both internal departments as well as broadcasters from all over the world
  • Consult with broadcasters to determine their requirements
  • Prepare (financial) proposals for broadcasters that capture their IBC participation
  • Work with teams across business lines, in Qatar, and coordinate with subcontractors that prepare the design for implementation
  • Resolve complex (technical) design issues with innovative and practical solutions
  • Liaise with engineering consultancy office to facilitate the Air conditioning, Electrical and Fire prevention engineering designs
  • Review and comment Air conditioning, Electrical and Fire prevention engineering designs to ensure IBC user requirements are met
  • Modify existing plans and quantities as part of the execution design
  • Develop creative IBC decoration and signage concept to dress the IBC public space
  • Join the IBC team in Doha, Qatar during the execution phase to ensure IBC premises are implemented as per the execution designs
  • Supervise the implementation of the decoration and signage concept
  • Pre-handover inspections to ensure IBC user requirements are met
  • Welcome internal department representatives and broadcasters from all over the world to their IBC premises
  • Join the IBC operational team throughout the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ to ensure smooth operations and response to any issue that may appear

Skills & Compentencies

  • Creativity
  • Visualisation, ability to produce 2D and 3D design drawings for presentations
  • Accuracy
  • Strong written and verbal skills, fluency and grammar
  • AutoCAD and Office applications
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Used to working with team members at various (international) locations
  • Used to working with people from different nationalities, languages and cultural backgrounds
  • Ability to learn quickly following a hands-on, well-organized and detailed approach with an ability to work under pressure
  • Proficient in the English language (both verbal and in writing)

How to Apply