Job description


Empathy for the well-being of all organisms. That is why we 'co-create' environments that increase the well-being for people and organizations at COARE. This core from which we work is already hidden in the name COARE. COARE Architecture is always looking for the core, for the essence. What do people need? What does the organization need? What does the planet need?


From our beautiful location in Amsterdam Noord, we work with a medium-sized team of architects, interior designers and construction engineers. We are enthusiastic pragmatic doers and we get it done. What we design has decisiveness and empathy because we can relate to people, we are involved and we are interested.


COARE Architecture is now looking for an ambitious architect.


Working at COARE

The function of architect is aimed at designing and coordinating projects. Besides designing and coordinating, this function also includes technical, commercial and financial aspects.



  • You work simultaneously on multiple projects, from both architecture and interior architecture

  • Make your budgets and design plans

  • You have a lot of contact with the other designers /architects, the technical designers, other departments and the management


An architect at COARE has a passion for sustainable and modular construction and is empathetic with the ambitions of the customer, the organization and the COARE proposition.


We are looking for an architect with a lot of experience and who is a real team player. Within the organization he/she takes responsibility to the management with regard to planning and budget of the projects. The content is communicated directly with the management.


Who are we looking for?

COARE is looking for an ambitious architect with a powerful personality.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a minimum of 6-8 years of work experience.

  • Have a Master's Degree in engineering from the Technical University, Academy of Architecture or the Art Academy.

  • Can design and supervise a project in consultation with the management.

  • Has extensive experience in interior architecture on a larger scale.

  • Has a registration as an architect.

  • Can rely on extensive architectural knowledge acquired in practice.

  • Communicates well and clearly with directors, management, customers and suppliers.


You also have a good command of both Dutch and English, you have sufficient knowledge of Dutch laws and regulations and you have architectural, creative and commercial capabilities. You are independent, stress resistant, enterprising and proactive. And of course AutoCAD, Revit (pre), Sketchup and the Adobe Suite hold no secrets for you.


COARE offers:

  • A challenging full-time position.

  • Varied projects of different size and complexity.

  • An easily accessible and inspiring work environment in Amsterdam North.

  • Committed, passionate and ambitious colleagues.

  • Daily joint lunch (of course this is now slightly different due to COVID-19).

  • Regular drinks and trips.

  • Salary and employment conditions in accordance with the Architects Collective Labor Agreement.


Do you recognize yourself in the profile above? Then please quickly send us your CV, portfolio and motivation letter! We are looking forward to meet you digitally. Please use the following email address: