Post address
Studio Makkink&Bey
Postbus 909
3000 AX Rotterdam

T +31 (0)10 4258792
F +31 (0)10 4259437

studio at jurgenbey.nl

Visiting address
Marconistraat 85
3029 AJ Rotterdam

If you wish to apply for an internship at Studio Makkink & Bey, please send an e-mail with a copy of your CV, portfolio and a covering letter to: intern at studiomakkinkbey.nl

Please note that we are a small staff and simply don’t have the time to respond to all individual inquiries. For applicants who haven't heard back within a month, it's safe to assume that you weren’t selected for an internship interview.

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Call for Russian- Speaking Junior Architect

Studio Makkink & Bey is looking for an architect for architectural and interior design projects. Our studio will be working on projects in Georgia and also wants to establish relations with the market in Ukraine, therefore the candidate should speak and write in Russian fluently. We would also like our candidate to be acquainted with the influence of Russian Avant-garde in those areas, since it is part of understanding of the contextual nuances.

Since we often deal with typologies, the candidate is also required to have experience with archival material and ability to process it into a presentable material in a form of illustrations or film.
The design strategy of Studio Makkink & Bey is specialized in interior design. We would like to have a team member, who touched this topic in the previous studies from the theoretical point of view.

In addition, the candidate should have extremely high quality graphics. We also use colours in our design extensively. The ability of working with colours is crucial.
Our studio is very specific in the design approach, consequently we are putting particular requirements to find a suitable candidate.



Technical skills:

-Adobe Suite (especially Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere, After Effects)
-Sketch Up, Rhino
-Professional proficiency in AutoCAD, ArchiCAD and Vectorworks
-Excellent craft and model-making skills with the blue foam in 1:1 scale
-Excellent at work with video and editing
-Ability of inserting and editing graphic material in the video (meaning interconnection of Adobe Illustrator files within Adobe Premier)


-Fluently written and spoken English
-Fluently written and spoken Russian

General requirements:

-Master’s Degree in Architecture and Urban design in the Netherlands, ideally advance post-master degree in architectural design
-Academic research in interior theme
-Knowledge of Russian Avant-garde
-International study experience
-At least 1 year working experience as an architect
-Experience in early/ all design phases (concept diagrams, floor plans, elevations, visuals and a presentation)
-High graphical level in representational drawings-Boldness
-Excellent use of colours in the design
-Strong feeling for composition and the use of materials
-Strong presentation and communication skills
-Experience with working with archival material and further processing it into a presentable material in a form of illustrations or film

Personal requirements:

-Critical thinking
-Thinking out of the box
-Being sociable
-Experience working in international teams
-Experience being a team leader
-Hands-on approach