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Architect - Chelmsford ,Essex

  • Location South East England
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Competitive
  • Ref 14658
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Architect Job in Chelmsford, Essex

We are currently working with a growing and highly successful architectural practice, that has a new Architect job available. This practice is thriving with a strong pipeline of developer-led projects and continuous development. The ideal candidate will have experience working on residential projects, particularly with housing developers.

Based in the city centre, the practice has grown significantly over the last few years and is now expanding with a second office and into the urban design and landscape sectors. They currently collaborate with several of the largest names in residential development in the UK.

Their portfolio includes everything from one-off bespoke homes to large-scale residential developments. Due to an increase in projects, they are now seeking an Architect with large-scale residential project experience to join the team.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Take a lead role in the running of projects
  • Work on residential development projects ranging from 50 to 5000 homes
  • Production of design and planning drawing packages
  • Presenting to clients
  • Coordinating with internal teams on a range of projects
  • Developing client relationships and working on business development opportunities
  • Working closely with external consultants.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Must have a minimum of 3 years of project experience in the UK
  • UK residential experience is essential
  • Proven track record in the planning stages of large-scale residential projects
  • Competent in managing the planning process
  • Experience working for or with a housing developer is highly beneficial
  • Proficient in using AutoCAD, Photoshop, and InDesign
  • Revit experience would be highly beneficial
  • You will be required to be in the office so must be in commutable distance to Chelmsford.

What you get back

  • Competitive salary
  • 23 days annual leave
  • Payment of professional memberships
  • Flexible working hours
  • Private healthcare cover
  • On-site Parking
  • Regular social events
  • Bonus scheme
  • Pension
  • 1-day hybrid working per week.


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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