Chichester, West Sussex
£35,000 - £45,000
28 Jun 2017
28 Jul 2017
Job (Function)
Contract Type
Full Time

This role will allow you to incorporate a healthy work-life balance and the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects sectors, so there is no need to be concerned with being Pidgeon holed.  With a growing business and great working environment, this is a can’t miss opportunity.  Based in the heart of Chichester this award winning, highly successful and friendly practice have a great opportunity for an Architect to join their growing team.

Established over 25 years ago the practice is made up of around 40 people working in a beautifully converted period building in the centre of the city. The practice has an excellent reputation for design quality and has developed long-standing relationships with a wide range of clients across the UK ensuring an excellent pipe line of future work. They possess a varied portfolio of projects including education, residential, car showrooms and corporate headquarters. Due to continued success and growth, they now have a requirement for an Architect.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Preparing working drawings, building regulations and specifications
  • Manage client/firm relationships and all contractor arrangements
  • Visit site periodically, attend project meetings and observe construction progress when and where required
  • Running own projects across all RIBA stages
  • Supervising and managing team members

Required Skills & Experience

  • Part III qualified or equivalent
  • ARB registered
  • A minimum of 2 years solid UK private practice experience working in either the residential or education sectors would be advantageous but not essential
  • Must be able to demonstrate excellent technical skills
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of the construction stages and experience in the delivery of projects
  • Knowledge in AutoCAD or Revit would be highly advantages.
  • Be located close or looking to relocate within a 45-minute commute of the business

Salary & Package

The role would offer a competitive salary based on level of experience.

Soft Benefits

The office is located in the city centre offering excellent access to the local shops and restaurants. The practice offers a paid parking permit for a public car park a short walk from the office, secure bicycle parking with onsite showers and is just a 5-minute walk from both the bus and train station. This highly sociable team runs a wide variety of social and team events such as meals out, go karting, snooker tournaments or even a game of rounder’s in the park after work. The practice also prides itself on its ongoing training and development of staff members of all levels.

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