Senior Architect

2 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Hertford
Salary
40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP50000/annum Benefits
Posted
29 Aug 2017
Closes
26 Sep 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have collaborated with a dynamic architectural practice based just outside of Hertford who specialises in residential projects varying in scale from extensions through to new build houses for private clients through to conversions of large commercial buildings into multiple-unit residential units. Since its inception around 20 years ago, this practice has worked closely with clients from inception through to completion; ensuring projects are completed on time and to budget.

Steady growth from within the company means they are now looking to employ a Senior Architect to join their creative & professional team in the beautiful county of Hertfordshire on a full-time permanent basis. This is a challenging yet rewarding position for an enthusiastic individual ready to embark on a varied and diverse job role.

Responsibilities:

* To carry out and oversee preparation of conceptual design and planning work, feasibility studies. Oversee the preparation of planning applications and manage through the planning application process,
* Manage & coordinate a team of up to 6 architectural staff, ensuring efficient distribution of work and time management for projects, supporting & guiding junior members of staff when necessary,
* Programme work with directors to ensure that it can be effectively managed within the existing staff resources,
* Work closely with specialist consultants, local authority planners, liaise with Building control, attend & speak at committee hearings and develop contacts with new clients, introducing new business to the company.

Requirements:

* A minimum of 5 years' UK experience within a similar role,
* Strong construction knowledge and a sound understanding of UK Building Regulations & standards,
* Full proficiency with AutoCAD is essential with experience with SketchUp and the Adobe suites advantageous,
* Previous UK project experience within the residential sector,
* Excellent communication skills and the ability to lead a team.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send through an up to date CV and portfolio of residential work examples to Katie at Conrad Consulting to be considered