Architect - Design

Michael Page
East Riding of Yorkshire
£42500 - £47500 per annum
07 Mar 2018
04 Apr 2018
Fred Cowen
Job Type

The role requires a top quality architect who wishes to get involved in a wider business picture.

You will get exposure to: Design, Product Development, Process & Planning, Risk Management, Manufacturing & Installation.

Client Details

Michael Page have partnered with a leading house builder in Yorkshire to help recruit 2 architect positions that will be a significant part of the organisation's growth into a new space in the House Building market.

This organisation's aims are to change the way people have access to affordable housing in the UK and the creation of a product that is accessible to a wider market is the first of many innovations within this business.


The focus of the role will come down to three areas:

1. Managing the Design and Delivery of new products

2. Undertaking projects in product improvements

3. Overseeing a small team.


The successful candidates will be ambitious to take on a new challenge that is unique to the normal world of House Building Architecture:

  • They will be comfortable with a broad role: Sketching and early design, early contact with stakeholders to address suitability, adapting to feedback, process and planning, working with manufacturers & reality of dealing with building regulations
  • Adaptability to change design to suit the wider business needs
  • Oversee a small team of Architectural Designers
  • Experience in the Residential Sector: Preparation and delivery of tender information.

Job Offer

The role offers a competitive package, along with exposure to a unique development in House Building:

  • This is a new product on the market, you will be involved from the outset in a project that has been created to change residential housing in the UK
  • Full exposure to the operations, challenges and successes of this new development in House Building
  • It will allow you to show off your adaptability and creativity to come up with designs & solutions to problems
  • Give you the opportunity to make a difference to how housing is viewed in the UK.