Technical Architectural Assistant

West Byfleet
£20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
19 Dec 2017
16 Jan 2018
Lauren Jennings
Job Type

Your new company
Your new company is an Architecture and property and construction consultancy that have rich and diverse projects, spanning many different building types and sectors. They have projects both in the UK, as well as internationally, with offices abroad. Their projects include leisure, retail, residential and offices, as well as one off private sector jobs.

Due to the success in this company, they are steadily growing and looking for their new addition to the team.

Your new role
Your new role will be assisting with formulating the brief for clients, as well as communicating the brief effectively to colleagues as required. You will carry out studies and design proposals for review, and cooperate with other members in the design team.

In your new role you will be working on multiple projects simultaneously, spanning the commercial and retail sectors. Additionally, you will be providing a practical and methodical approach to solving problems, working to fixed budgets and working within deadlines. You will ensure design proposals conform to the latest building regulations and technical standards.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will have a driving license, and an ability to do M&E drawings. Additionally, to succeed in this role, a good level of written and spoken English is required as you will be assisting both the team and senior project directors.

Qualities necessary to succeed are a minimum of 2 years working experience and RIBA Part 1 qualified Architectural Assistant. Proficient in AutoCAD.

The successful candidate will be able to assist senior project directors in designs and management tasks, but you will also be able to work independently/part of a team. In addition to this, a successful candidate will have knowledge of UK building regulations, and be able to apply them.

The ideal candidate will also need to be an excellent communicator, that can articulate complex issues between the clients and colleagues. You will be ambitious and willing to learn, while demonstrating a high level of diligence and organisation.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will get the chance to work in a large company in which you will work alongside seasoned senior colleagues closely. You will get to work on exciting and diverse projects of varying sectors, focusing on all of the RIBA stages, ensuring that you get maximum exposure and experience within the company. As well as this, you will receive a competitive salary, free on site parking and a competitive pension scheme. Additionally, there are big prospects for progression in the company.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Lauren now on 0208 247 4040.
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