Part 2 Architectural Assistants /Architects or Technicians

  • Job Reference: 00000402-1
  • Date Posted: 4 March 2020
  • Recruiter: Smith & Newton Architects
  • Website: http://www.smith-newton.com
  • Location: Hackney, East London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction, Real Estate & Property
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Smith & Newton Architects is seeking Part 2 architectural assistants/architects or technicians to join its team in London.

An established and dynamic RIBA chartered practice based in Hackney, east London are looking for talented and enthusiastic experienced RIBA architectural assistants, architectural technicians and recently qualified architects to work on a range of projects across the UK.

Smith & Newton Architects is a design-led practice with an excellent pedigree and are currently working on both listed and contemporary new build projects in residential, hospitality and commercial sectors.

The ideal candidate will be creative and confident, with a keen eye for detail. They must be a strongly self-motivated designer, able to take initiative as well as working as part of a team. The role would include working closely with both design directors, to assist and contribute throughout the design process. This would include sketching, physical modelling, 3D computer modelling and preparing work for presentations to clients and bidding for prospective jobs. The role also offers excellent opportunities for client interaction, site and project-running experience.

The office works at a high tempo, and on occasion to tight deadlines, candidates must be able to embrace these in a positive manner, working on prestigious projects in a fun and rewarding environment.

Essential skills:

  • excellent communication skills (fluent English both written and spoken are essential)
  • hand-sketching
  • model-making
  • prior office/work experience
  • MicroStation
  • Revit
  • SketchUp
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Microsoft Office

Advantageous skills:

  • demonstrate a good understanding of RIBA work stages
  • understanding of the planning system
  • understanding of construction procurement methods
  • understanding of UK building regulations
  • commercial awareness
  • familiarity with BIM software

Competitive salaries offered.

Application deadline: 31 March 2020

Please submit applications using the ‘apply’ link.

www.smith-newton.com