BDP is looking for Part 1 architectural assistants in Birmingham, UK.
We have opportunities in our Birmingham studio for bright and enthusiastic Part 1 architectural assistants to contribute to the delivery of our diverse portfolio of high profile projects in the residential, education, process-led, retail, workplace and healthcare sectors.
As a Part 1 architectural assistant you will work within the project team to help deliver an array of challenging projects to the highest quality, developing your architectural skills and expanding your experience of practice in a stimulating environment.
- have achieved RIBA part I and demonstrate a strong interest in architectural design
- be skilled in architectural communication. Your portfolio will illustrate clarity in design thinking and delivery of coherent and beautiful designs
- have the confidence and ability to present and explain ideas
- be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
- be proficient in managing your workload to achieve tight deadlines
- be creative and practical, reliable and punctual
And you will have skills in the following:
- Adobe Creative suite
- Revit 3D plus Microstation or AutoCad 2D experience
- Microsoft Office
BDP offers an excellent opportunity for your personal and career development as well as an attractive remuneration package that includes a competitive salary, flexible pension allowance, private medical insurance, and contribution towards professional subscriptions.
BDP provides you with a dedicated mentor to provide day to day guidance to support your Year in Practice. BDP supports your RIBA PEDR monitoring, and paid recall days in addition to holiday allowance and opportunities for personal development in a professional setting. BDP offers the opportunity to work in design and across wider teams on high profile projects.
BDP has a Future Professionals Network (FPN) creating a place where everyone has the opportunity to learn, share ideas and push boundaries.
We have a social life committee which organises a wide range of social, sporting and charitable activities and a communication committee for improvement and development ideas. Our Birmingham studio is in a designated conservation area in the city centre situated on Edmund Street. Find out about our Birmingham studio.
To apply please submit a CV, covering letter and sample portfolio (max 10MB). In addition, your CV can include links to an online portfolio. We look forward to receiving your application!
Due to the high volume of applications expected for this role, we anticipate that this recruitment campaign will take a couple of months and we thank you for your patience during this time.
BDP is an equal opportunities employer.
We are not accepting third party or agency applications for this role.