Studio Manager at Dyer Grimes Architecture

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
We offer a competitive remuneration package, with a competitive salary based upon experience.
Posted
18 Dec 2018
Closes
18 Jan 2019
Ref
DGA -OM
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Flexible

Dyer Grimes Architecture are seeking a Studio Manager to join its team in London

Who we are

DyerGrimes Architecture are a leading high-end residential Architectural and Interiors Design practice in South West London, who have achieved the Sunday Times Best Family Home award two years running and have moved into brand new offices overlooking the river at Wandsworth. We have recently won some fantastic new commissions and are looking to grow our team with a number of different positions. 

Main purpose of the Job

The Studio Manager plays a crucial role in ensuring the effective and smooth running of a studio of 10, providing a high level of service internally and externally across most areas of the business. Building great relationships with all employees, clients, suppliers and regular contacts. This role includes answering incoming calls, dealing with clients, general administration, IT, facilities management, reception and HR. We are looking for somebody with a strong ‘can do’ attitude, and a desire to fully contribute to the team.

Responsibilities

  • Answering and responding to inbound enquiries
  • Managing the Studio
  • Providing the team with administrative support

Requirements

  • a minimum of two years’ previous studio management covering all required areas, within a creative background
  • a genuine interest in architecture and interiors
  • First point of contact for all enquiries - via telephone, email and in the office.
  • Confidence in talking to new customers and clients on the phone.
  • Be polite & professional
  • Be able to work independently and use initiative, multi-task and prioritise
  • Strong organisational and numerical skills 
  • Positive, enthusiastic attitude towards the promotion of the company
  • Must be fully conversant with all Microsoft office packages and Mac computers, Photoshop and Adobe InDesign an advantage

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our friendly and creative office and to help our office grow.

What we Offer

We offer a competitive remuneration package, with a competitive salary based upon experience. Flexible working hours or part time work for the right candidate.

We intend to carry out interviews throughout January 2019

Due to the large volume of applications expected we are unable to respond to all enquiries.

Please note we will not employ through agencies

To Apply

Please submit your cover letter stating your salary expectations, reasons why you would like to join us and the date from which you are available, along with your CV, via e-mail to jobs@dyergrimesarchitects.com referencing RIBA appointments, your name and position in the subject bar. We will be processing all data received according to general data protection regulations.