Part 3 architect or experienced Part 2 assistant at Jeff Kahane + Associates

  • Job Reference: 00000510-1
  • Date Posted: 23 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Jeff Kahane + Associates
  • Location: Camden, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Jeff Kahane + Associates is looking for a Part 3 architect or experienced Part 2 assistant to join its team in London.

We have a prospective vacancy for an experienced Part 3 architect or experienced Part 2 assistant in our friendly, award-winning, design-led RIBA chartered practice in Camden, north London. The successful applicant will work alongside Jeff on a day to day basis.

The successful candidate needs to have:

  • at least two to three years’ office experience working on private residential projects in the UK
  • excellent CAD drawing skills in Vectorworks and SketchUp
  • fluent verbal and written communication skills in English – please note that this is 100% essential
  • a commitment to modern humane architecture and to the work that needs to go into achieving it
  • drawings that convey the scope and scale of previous office experience, and also the applicant’s approach to imaginative, fine-grain design
  • an ability to liaise sympathetically with private clients, contractors, and with other members of the office
  • experience in writing schedules of work and in occasionally running site meetings on private residential projects
  • knowledge of UK planning processes and building regulations for England
  • a willingness to share in the everyday tasks of running a small office
  • the ability to progress work rapidly and to know when to ask for assistance

The position is full-time and intended to be long-term following an initial probationary period. Salary is negotiable based on experience and suitability.

Please submit PDFs of your covering letter (addressed to Jeff Kahane), your CV and a mini-folio of your work with a maximum 10MB file size via the apply for job button below. Availability to start in late June preferred, or by mid-July at the latest.

We regret we may only be able to contact shortlisted applicants. Applications should be received by 1 July 2022 although those received after this deadline may be considered in the event of no appointment having been made. We cannot take phone applications or those sent by post; absolutely no agencies please. Many thanks for your interest.

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