Vacancy - Part II Architectural Assistant to a Director

Part II Architectural Assistant to a Director required

June 7th, 2024 Posted by All, Vacancies

Our studio, nestled in the historic and scenic town of Stamford, Lincolnshire, is on the lookout for a creative and skilled individual to join our team. Specialising in a variety of sectors such as later living, industrial, multi-residential, retail and leisure, we handle projects with values reaching up to £40m. At our architectural practice, we pride ourselves on delivering comprehensive services that span design, masterplanning, and project execution. Our team’s collective expertise has cultivated a robust clientele in diverse fields, including retail, logistics, and later living.

In the role of Architectural Assistant, you will collaborate directly with a Director while also demonstrating the ability to take initiative and work autonomously. You’ll engage in projects from their inception to the intricate phases of design. This role is an excellent opportunity for the ideal candidate to enhance their skills, gain valuable experience and advance their professional journey.

The ideal candidate for this position will exhibit the following attributes:

  • Driven by an intrinsic motivation and exceptional organisational skills
  • Capable of operating swiftly without compromising on accuracy and attention to detail
  • Outstanding verbal and non-verbal communication abilities, coupled with strong interpersonal skills
  • Competent in managing time effectively to meet pressing deadlines and perform well in high-pressure scenarios
  • In-depth knowledge of contemporary construction detailing methods, compliance standards and material specifications
  • Skilled in conceptualising, visualising and presenting concepts with clarity
  • Proficient with design software such as AutoCAD, Photoshop and SketchUp, with BIM/REVIT experience being an added advantage, though not essential

Our team enjoys a suite of benefits designed to support both personal and professional well-being:

  • A welcoming and vibrant office culture that encourages creative thinking and new ideas
  • A salary package that reflects our commitment to your career advancement
  • A free gym membership to promote health and wellness
  • The chance to contribute to diverse projects with the mentorship of industry veterans
  • Generous time off, including 26.5 days of annual leave in addition to eight Bank Holidays
  • Assurance of life cover for peace of mind
  • Pension scheme with enhanced contribution
  • Access to private medical insurance for your health care needs
  • A calendar filled with various social gatherings to foster team spirit throughout the year

Location: Central Stamford

Seize the opportunity to become part of our fast-growing studio and enrich your portfolio with hands-on experience on active projects. We invite you to forward your cover letter, CV and a selection of your work to: for consideration.