Architect / Part II Architectural assistant

Architect / Part II Architectural assistant

An award-winning architectural studio based in North-West London (zone 2) is looking for a BIM/CAD-proficient Architect / Part II Architectural Assistant to join our friendly dynamic international team.

This is an excellent opportunity for a young ambitious professional to raise his or her profile and gain invaluable experience on some of the most prestigious hi-end private and commercial residential projects in and around London.

Responsibilities:

  • Architectural design throughout all RIBA stages;
  • Planning and Listed Building Consent applications;
  • Building Control submissions;
  • Conceptual and detailed construction drawings in AutoDesk Revit and AutoCAD;
  • Collaboration with other professional Consultants;
  • Interaction with product suppliers and manufacturers;
  • Preparing specifications;
  • Performing measured surveys;
  • Attending the construction site;
  • Working as part of a team or leading a small team;
  • Reporting to the Project Leader and/or the Director.

Candidate’s qualities:

  • Good-humoured;
  • Fluent written and spoken English;
  • Experience in hi-end residential projects;
  • Experience in refurbishment projects;
  • Strong detailing skills;
  • Conceptual skills;
  • Site experience;
  • Expert knowledge of AutoDesk Revit (with experience in BIM Level 2 collaboration);
  • Good knowledge of AutoCAD;
  • Experience and interest in the interior design is an advantage;
  • Hand-drawing and physical modelling skills are an advantage;
  • Architectural qualification no lower than RIBA Part II or equivalent;
  • At least 1 year of practical experience in the UK.

Job particulars:

  • Permanent employment (subject to 2 months’ probation period);
  • Working hours 9 am – 6 pm, Monday to Friday;
  • Holiday provisions – 20 working days plus statutory bank and public holidays, plus one additional day for each completed year of employment;
  • Enrollment to the company pension scheme;
  • Support in obtaining further qualifications;
  • Payment of professional membership costs;
  • Training and professional development

Salary is negotiable depending on Candidate’s skills and experience;

References from previous employers will be required.

To be included with the Application:

  • Cover letter (no more than 1 x A4 page) summarising Applicant’s relevant skills and experience;
  • CV (no more than 2 x A4 pages) detailing Applicant’s skills, experience and career path;
  • Samples of work (no more than 10 x A3 or A4 sheets), ideally including:
  • Construction drawings;
  • Construction details;
  • Conceptual sketches and diagrams;
  • CGIs and photos of physical models;

Photos of completed projects