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Part 1 architectural assistant
at Claridge Architects

Claridge Architects is seeking a Part 1 architectural assistant to join its team in London.

Claridge Architects is an award-winning, emerging design-led practice based in Queens Park, London.

We are currently looking for Part 1 assistant to join the team full-time. Candidates should possess excellent design and organisational skills together with a passion for architecture.

The successful candidate will assist with an expanding portfolio of project sat pre-planning stages, ranging from one-off houses and large residential developments to complex mixed-use projects.

Essential requirements:

  • personal motivation and discipline to work independently as well as within a team environment; to be supportive of others
  • clear, concise and effective written and verbal communication skills essential in working with internal teams and external clients and consultants
  • an ability to carefully analyse problems, in order to generate appropriate solutions
  • the ability to plan, prioritise and organise workload

Computer skills required:

  • Vectorworks Experience
  • strong 3D modelling skills (SketchUp)
  • Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)

Additional advantageous skills:

  • Revit BIM
  • physical model making expertise
  • 3D printing experience
  • experience working on UK planning applications

Personal qualities:

  • the successful candidate will be confident, friendly and efficient.
  • enthusiastic about working as part of a dynamic and energetic team, happy to assist wherever required.

Benefits:

  • salary dependent on experience
  • RIBA pension scheme 3% contribution from the company
  • 22 days annual leave rising to 25 days with service in addition to UK public and bank holidays
  • discretionary three days paid holiday in addition to the basic entitlement to cover Christmas closure
  • green bike scheme
  • summer Fridays – The practice closes at 1 pm in August
  • RIBA and ARB membership fees paid for all qualified staff
  • comprehensive programme of in-house CPD seminars 1 day’s personal CPD provision per year
  • additional study leave for professional exams
  • gym membership for all staff with Fitness First
  • social and sports e.g. running, marathons, social evenings, drinks out etc. summer trips e.g. Antwerp and days out
  • kitchen, showers and secure covered cycle storage facilities

To apply for this role please submit the following items using the ‘apply’ link below (FAO Nermin MIkari):

  • your CV
  • a brief PDF Portfolio with examples of your work (max. 8Mb)
  • a short covering letter about yourself

Interviews will take place ASAP. No agencies please.

Due to high volumes of applications please note we are only able to respond to successful candidates.

www.claridgearchitects.com

  • Applications have closed.