London, United Kingdom
John Smart Architects is a unique craft based organisation working in close collaboration with its patron development company, Land Edition. Together with its in-house construction company and its own fabrication workshop, the triptych organisation offers staff a widened experience and exposure across all three disciplines.
We are currently seeking talented project architects to positively engage with an alternate pathway away from conventional practice and who seek a pursuit of invention and quality. Many of our unique projects are now due to start on site and we require individuals who can demonstrate a passion in taking on a lead project architect role with a proven ability of construction. A keen knowledge and interest in fabrication techniques that bind craft and technology is welcomed.
Our projects are wide varying: crafted one-off houses, tall buildings, large-scale innovative housing schemes, regeneration schemes and social enterprise projects. We offer a creative studio environment where design and ideas are valued as our prime currency.
Skills and attributes:
- Part-III–up to five plus years post qualification experience in UK working on relevant high-quality housing projects
- proven track record of production experience and built construction
- high academic grades and qualifications
- exceptional skills in design and communication
- confident and able to take on high levels of responsibility in pursuit of excellence
- Adobe Suite proficient with Microstation 2D preferable.
We have been RIBA award winners for best new London housing and featured as one of Wallpaper magazine’s global top 50 architects. Many of our current projects have great potential to all be award winning projects. We are an equal opportunity employer and offer career opportunities with competitive remuneration packages along with other benefits.
How to apply
Applications of a CV and concise portfolio by post only to:
John Smart Architects
Unit 52.11, Woolyard
52 Bermondsey Street
London SE1 3UD
Please note that due to a high volume of applications, we will be unable to return portfolios.