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What is a Senior Architect?
Senior Architects take a lead role the in the delivery of projects and will often work closely with company Directors to drive commercial growth for the business. With significant design and delivery experience, Senior Architects will be proficient in leading and running projects from concept to completion, managing entire design teams and dealing with contractors and consultants.
At HAUS, we regularly connect Senior Architects with some of London’s best architecture practices. And since our recruiters all come from a design background, having worked in various practices in London before moving into recruitment, we know the industry and can offer honest, credible advice on your next career move.
We’re a down-to-earth bunch who speak to our candidates as real people. This means no jargon, no waffle and no fluff – just a genuine passion for the industry and its people.
Duties of a Senior Architect
Senior Architects will often lead a mixed design team, ensuring the team is working effectively and to schedule, completing projects from design through construction. This will typically also include the professional development of more junior staff. In addition to managing staff and designing building plans, a Senior Architect may be in charge of preparing bids and developing new and existing client relationships
Skills and Competencies
A Registered Architect with the ARB, Senior Architects will have strong technical expertise and a comprehensive knowledge of construction details and methods. Strong experience leading projects and teams to successfully deliver projects, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and good working knowledge of architectural software packages such as AutoCAD, Sketch Up and Photoshop are highly advantageous. Senior Architect Jobs are a specific role so please contact us with any questions.
How much do Senior Architects get paid in the UK?
The salary for Senior Architects in the UK will typically range from around £42,000 to over £52,000 per year, as indicated by our Salary Guide. Our architectural salary guide is designed to help ensure candidates are getting the right wage, and provides a handy overview of the average salaries for architectural professionals across the spectrum in the UK. We are here to help you find the best Senior Architect Jobs.
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Who we are
HAUS Careers is an Architecture and Design recruitment agency in London. We are a team of ex-industry professionals with varied backgrounds and specialist knowledge in a multiplicity of sectors. At HAUS we love design and have a passion for great Architecture.
Our varied backgrounds and relevant experience allow for a deeper understanding of our industry. Our expert knowledge of Architecture, BIM, Landscape, Interior Design, Urban Design and Creative Support allows us to identify talented professionals and the best practices.
We work with London’s best practices and ensure our candidates are always placed in the right environment. We have a great relationship with both our clients and candidates for this exact reason. We are always looking for the most talented designers and professionals to ensure our industry’s future continues to grow.
How are we different?
At HAUS we understand from experience that recruitment is more than just matching someone’s skillset to a job description.
We are always looking to launch professionals next step in the industry. That’s why we get to know our candidates. We welcome the opportunity to meet over a coffee, tea or beer (or all of the above) so we can get a stronger understanding of their career aspirations and match their specialist skills and experience to the right role.