Top London Architecture Practice Seeking Strong Project Architect

  • Permanent
  • London
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Join a top London architecture practice as a Project Architect. Work on high-end residential and commercial projects.

Top London Architecture Practice Seeking Strong Project Architect

Permanent

Salary Guide: £40,000 – £45,000

Summary

A top architecture practice based in central London is seeking a talented Project Architect. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic design-led firm specialising in high-end residential and commercial projects. We are looking for a skilled and motivated individual who is passionate about all aspects of the architectural process and wants to contribute to projects at every design stage. With a competitive salary starting at £40,000 and proficiency in software tools like Archicad or Revit, this position offers a rewarding career path in a renowned architectural practice.

Key responsibilities:

  • Generate creative designs at all stages of projects, showcasing innovation and attention to detail.
  • Assist in the efficient delivery of architectural services according to project briefs and agreed deadlines.
  • Navigate constraining factors such as town planning legislation, environmental impact, and project budgets to achieve design goals.
  • Engage and collaborate with clients, consultants, and project teams, ensuring effective communication and successful project outcomes.
  • Develop project briefs in collaboration with clients, understanding their needs and translating them into design solutions.
  • Write and present reports, proposals, applications, and contracts, effectively communicating architectural concepts and project requirements.
  • Apply for planning permission and seek advice from building control and other regulatory bodies as necessary.
  • Prepare technical design and specification information for construction, demonstrating a strong technical understanding of building codes and standards.
  • Conduct site visits to address and resolve any construction-related issues that may arise during the project.
  • Integrate sustainable design principles and ethos into new and existing projects, demonstrating a commitment to environmental responsibility.
  • Deliver high-quality drawings and written output, ensuring accuracy and attention to detail throughout the project lifecycle.

Skills and qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years of UK experience post RIBA Part III, showcasing a solid foundation in architectural practice.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and either Archicad or Revit, enabling effective design development and documentation.
  • Design-focused mindset with a passion for detailing and materiality, enhancing the overall aesthetic quality of projects.
  • Sound technical knowledge and experience working with building codes and practice standards, ensuring compliance and quality in design solutions.
  • Previous experience in maintaining and building relationships with clients, demonstrating excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to work collaboratively in a team and mentor junior staff, fostering a positive and supportive work environment.
  • Experience liaising with contractors and familiarity with contract administration processes, ensuring smooth project execution.
  • Excellent presentation skills, both verbal and written, enabling effective communication of architectural concepts and project requirements.
  • Proactive and enthusiastic personality with strong interpersonal skills, contributing to a dynamic and collaborative team environment.
  • Well-organized and detail-oriented, demonstrating the ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize workload effectively.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK, ensuring compliance with employment regulations.

What you can expect from the company:

  • An opportunity to work in a dynamic and innovative architectural practice with a strong portfolio of high-end residential and commercial projects.
  • A competitive salary reflecting your skills and experience.
  • Proficiency in software tools like Archicad or Revit, enhancing your design and documentation capabilities.
  • A collaborative and supportive team environment, fostering professional growth and mentorship opportunities.
  • The chance to work on challenging projects and contribute to the delivery of exceptional architectural solutions.
  • The opportunity to integrate sustainable design principles into projects, contributing to a more environmentally responsible built environment.
  • A diverse and engaging workload, allowing you to showcase your design expertise and attention to detail.
  • The chance to be part of a team that values excellence, innovation, and client satisfaction.

One last thing…

If you are a talented and motivated Project Architect seeking an exciting opportunity to work on high-end residential and commercial projects, we want to hear from you. Please apply with your CV, a covering letter, and a concise portfolio showcasing your best work. Attachments should be in PDF format, without links, using the ‘apply for job’ button below. In addition, if you have a friend or colleague who you know is looking for a similar role; refer them over to us and take great advantage of our referral scheme as mentioned below.

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