Experienced Part 2 / Recently qualified Part 3

London (Greater)
Salary dependent upon experience
27 Jun 2017
27 Jul 2017
Job (Function)
Architect, Part 2
Contract Type
Full Time

Lawray architects are an award-winning design led practice with studios in London, Cardiff and Wrexham. As an SME established in 1974 we have worked on some very iconic and inspiring buildings and developments. Due to a recent increase & sustainable workload we need an experienced Part 2 or a recently qualified Part 3 Architect to join our team. If you are confident in dealings with clients and contractors and have delivery experience in Prime residential and or Education sectors please contact us now.

The candidate needs to be able to work through all work stages under the direction of the Associate Director / Director.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare and develop conceptual design proposals under the direction of the Director
  • Prepare presentation material, including 3D images for presentation to the client
  • Prepare and develop tender and construction level information to meet the client’s brief as well as to meet Building regulations, Planning and the relevant regulatory requirements.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and succinctly to the client and the design team.
  • Ability to nurture and maintain good professional relations with clients and consultants
  • Ability to find the best solutions for complex technical problems and for complex challenges coming from the environment where the project takes place.
  • Undertaking site visits to review progress and provide good technical solutions to issues that arise on site

Essential qualities & skills:

  • Must be fully proficient with Revit and AutoCAD in an office environment
  • Must have a solid work history
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well in a team
  • Experience with 3D studio max, Rhino, InDesign and Photoshop.
  • Ability to demonstrate a technical understanding of how a building is put together.
  • An awareness of the commercial factors affecting a project
  • An ability to analyse challenges on a project and provide workable solutions
  • Be self-motivated and able to work well under pressure and deliver co-ordinated drawing information and specifications on time and to a good quality.
  • A good understanding of UK Building regulations as well as Lifetime Home, CDM, CfSH and BREEAM requirements

Desirable qualities & skills

  • Evidence of the ability to understand design decisions taken by others
  • An understanding of Business development by maintaining good relations with clients, consultants and contractors.

Please ensure that you meet the above criteria before you apply. Please email careers@lawray.co.uk  with the following:

  • Your CV along with your salary expectation and availability
  • Your portfolio/work samples
  • Your cover letter illustrating why you would like to work with us.

No agencies please.

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