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  • Location London
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Competitive
  • Ref 13371
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Architect or Architectural Technician job in Knightsbridge, London

Architect or Architectural Technician job now available! Seeking an experienced Architectural Technician or Architect with high-end residential experience to join a hugely successful property management company in Knightsbridge, London!

With two London offices and almost 200 staff UK-wide, my client is a hugely successful, family-run property management company, that manages a large portfolio of high-end residential properties for their clients. Residence values and styles vary, but the quality of the finish is kept to a high standard no matter the brief.

With rolling refurbishment programmes that include major and minor improvements and maintenance/upkeep, they now seek an experienced Architectural Technician or Architect to join a department of 15 and lead all technical aspects of projects, including covering all RIBA stages of projects. You will work alongside a Building Service Manager, Surveyors, Project Managers, and an Interior Designer to ensure projects are delivered to a high standard and on time.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Work as the main Architect and work alongside members of the building services team with design, procurement, and supervision of building work across a number of high-end residential projects
  • Develop concept designs through to full working drawing packages suitable for tender and construction purposes, as well as providing coordination between elements/trades
  • Carry out and draw site surveys
  • Research construction methods, detailing and providing specification documentation for construction purposes
  • Assist generally with site coordination, liaising with consultants and contractors as required
  • Report to the Head of Building Services.

Required Skills & Experience

  • A minimum of 5 years’ PQE experience within the UK, working on new build/refurbishment involving traditional construction detailing
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and produce relevant information in detail, for efficient use by the construction team
  • Excellent AutoCAD skills
  • Ability to produce complex and bespoke details
  • Comfortable working independently within a small team, but as part of a large multidisciplinary organisation
  • Experience working on traditional building types and construction techniques for high-end residences
  • Relevant degree in architecture
  • Fantastic English, both written and oral.

What you get back

  • Competitive salary offered
  • Working hours 9.15 am – 5.45 pm (37.5-hour week)
  • 25 days holiday + bank holiday + an extra day at Christmas
  • Discretionary Christmas bonus
  • 5% Employer pension contribution
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life insurance (2 x your annual salary)
  • Interest-free season ticket loan.


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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Architect or Architectural Technician job in Knightsbridge, London – Your Architecture Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Charlotte Lambert job Ref: 13371) #LI-CL1

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