This is an incredible opportunity for the right candidate to join an architectural practice where they will be made to feel genuinely valued, work on all stages of beautiful and complex projects; and quickly become an integral part of a lively and diverse team.
Founded in 1996, this practice has a diverse portfolio with projects ranging from large scale residential, to retail and commercial. Today, they have evolved with the addition of qualified architects and technicians who have considerable expertise in all sectors of development.
The practice has a core team of 7 employees and are based in modern offices in Stevenage, Hertfordshire with parking facilities on site. Currently about 90% of their work is in the residential sector, ranging from large scale developments to one of houses.
Role & Responsibilities
Due to repeat business from major clients and the winning of new projects, they now have requirement for a Project Architect to join the team.
The role will involve working on a number of residential schemes, ranging from large scale developments to bespoke residences; and will include running own projects across all RIBA stages along with the following:
- Client interaction and the management of projects.
- Preparing feasibility studies and scheme designs from initial concept to planning drawings
- Supervising and managing other architects and technicians
- Assisting in preparing client fee proposal
- Pro-active member of the management team
Required Skills & Experience
3-5 years UK experience Experienced Design Team Leader/ Project running Architect Design ability continuing through working drawings and construction to completion Good client interface skills Good written and communication skills
NOTE: It is important that applicants are ideally based close to Stevenage and live in the Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire or Cambridgeshire area to avoid long a commute to work.
Salary & Package
Salaries for all positions are negotiable depending on experience.
The office is based near the local train station, with easy access to the motorway and free onsite parking. The successful candidate would be joining a small sized team and working from their practice in Stevenage where they offer a creative, fun and supportive office environment. They are able to provide excellent career prospects and have regular social events organised throughout the year which have included baking competitions, sports competitions, regular site visits and social gatherings.