Senior Architect - Cultural & Historic

£37,500 - £48,500 + Benefits
10 Dec 2013
07 Jan 2014
Job Type

Our client is a world renowned architectural practice leading the industry standards for the production of inspiring and creative solutions for the Cultural & Historic building sector.

With an ever expanding portfolio of conservation & contemporary commissions, our client has secured numerous cultural assets for future generations. This role is an outstanding opportunity for a passionate individual to gain instant exposure to a variety of landmark developments.

Our client is particularly interested in hearing from those with a proven background working on cultural & historical commissions.

The role:

  • Assisting in pre-commission submissions
  • Setting up and maintaining a project plan for each project
  • Ensuring each project is set up with an appropriate fee agreement
  • Discussing fee projections with Office Manager
  • Agreeing staff resources for projects
  • Negotiating fees and contracts for smaller projects
  • Defining service level and level of information to be produced
  • Producing planning, building regs, working drawing and tender packages
  • Carrying out site inspections / contract administration
  • The responsibility for applying for all permissions relating to each project
  • Reviewing and checking all health and safety matters for each project
  • Issuing fee notes on time

Person Specification:

  • 8+ years post qualification experience ARB/RIBA
  • Experience of working on high-end residential projects with proven delivery record
  • a proven track record of success
  • AutoCAD proficient
  • Experience of use of NBS
  • Very high standards of accuracy and presentation
  • Proven ability to interrogate and analyse financial reports
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Co-operative team member.
  • Able to work proactively on own initiative and prioritise workload.
  • Enthusiasm for developing work skills and job specific knowledge for self and team
  • Willingness to travel when required
  • Proactive ‘can do’ approach

Please send in an up-to-date CV & examples of work to Call Carl anytime up to 19:00 for a confidential chat about this outstanding opportunity - 01728 726 120.

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