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Global Maritime Recruitment

Naval Architect – Design Proposals

Discipline: Shipbuilding
Branch: Shipbuilding and repair
Location:South Holland
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#3441

Naval Architect – Design Proposals

Are you an experienced Naval Architect with a good understanding of the Maritime Industry, especially in developing shipbuilding tender proposals? Please have a look at this position and apply!


As the future Naval Architect, you will work in close collaboration with the Tender and Proposal teams in order to create and design the best tailored naval architecture solutions for clients or potential clients. You will be involved in creating task design for proposals and creating reports as part of the tender process.

Specific duties in this role include:

  • Performing design and reporting activities in compliance with the project requirements
  • Working on the specifications of the proposal projects, such as: requirements analysis, concept generation, general system architecture, weight and power estimations, identification and evaluation of design options, design of structures, arrangements, accommodation layout and specification and main ship balances
  • Evaluating the designs that are against the requirements and preparing corresponding reports
  • Writing the technical documentation, making equipment and contract specifications and being able to effectively communicate complex concepts and data within the project
  • Communicating and ensuring alignment with stakeholders on technical aspects and proposed solutions
  • Offering support in the cost evaluations from suppliers or internal stakeholders
  • Collaborating with internal departments in order to optimize project outcomes


  • Bachelor or Master degree in Naval Architecture or a related field
  • Experience in naval architecture, preferably in working on building complex ships
  • Expertise in a variety of design concepts and practices, including technologically advanced design and proposal processes
  • Good command of the English language both written and verbal; Dutch language is considered a plus
  • Permanent EU citizenship and passport are both required


Our client is specialized in the shipbuilding industry.


The company offers you all necessary trainings to develop yourself along with 38 holiday days per year. The base salary for this position depends on your experience and capabilities. Furthermore, we provide all assistance to candidates who relocate to the Netherlands.

More information

Are you the Naval Architect we are looking for? If so, please get in contact with me. You can reach me by calling +31622357275 or sending me an e-mail to If you are sure that you are the person we are looking for, please send your CV to my e-mail address. Your details will be treated confidentially!

Please note this position is open only to EU citizens or those in possession of a Dutch work permit. Applications from other nationalities will not be considered.