Marks Barfield Architects is currently looking for an experienced architect/architectural assistant to join its London practice.
Marks Barfield Architects is an award-winning entrepreneurial architectural practice, best known as the creators of the London Eye. Our diverse portfolio includes a project range from the Kew Gardens Treetop Walkway, the British Airways i360, schools and mixed-use developments, to the new Cambridge Central Mosque.
Keen to seek an architect/architectural assistant with a minimum of five years’ post-university experience – with three years’ minimum in the UK – to join a convivial team for a role that will include running the residential, interiors and atrium packages during the technical design and construction stages of a complex project. To then focus on other residential projects – experience with Passivhaus an advantage.
The ability to liaise with the client, contractors and consultants needs to be demonstrated; together with the understanding of how the London Plan, the London Borough of Camden local development framework core strategy, the Camden Local Plan 2017 and Westminster City Plan affects mixed-use development projects in London.
Excellent design skills showing clear and concise technical detailing are required, with advanced knowledge in AutoCAD, Rhino 3D, V-Ray, Revit and BIM a necessity – together with the ability to train others in Revit. An excellent understanding of UK building regulations and NBS specification writing is also required. Experience working on sustainable designs and expert 3D visualisation is of interest.
To apply for the role please email your CV, examples of work (5MB max.), and covering letter using the ‘apply’ link below.
We are an equal opportunities employer.
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No recruitment agencies please.