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Part I Architectural Assistant (Historical Residential Projects) - Southwark, London

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  • Location London
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Circa £22,000
  • Ref 9517
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Are you a Part I Architectural Assistant with a passion for historical architecture and luxurious finishes? If so, please read on…

Winners of the ‘International Design Award’ and ‘What House award’ my client has a reputation for their work on high profile, high value projects in London and internationally. Working from conception to completion, all projects are designed to the very highest of standards, offering their clients a creative, professional and collaborative approach.

With the Partners 40 + years of experience in the high end architectural industry, they have established themselves as one of the UK’s foremost luxury design and delivery practices. Specialists within the High-end residential, high-end retail, hospitality and commercial sectors, my client now seeks an enthusiastic Part I Architectural Assistant with a positive attitude, to join the team of 12 on a permanent basis.

Role & Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be brought in to assist the Architectural team on a variety of high value residences in popular prime areas of London. Live projects currently underway include and £14 million, 14-bedroom home in Westminster and £8 million penthouse in Westminster.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Part I UK qualified
  • Have a flair for design
  • A passion for historical architecture and traditional detailing
  • Some experience working in practice would be beneficial
  • Experience working with ArchiCAD is preferred but training can be provided
  • An enthusiastic attitude and proactive approach to daily tasks
  • Working knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Good time management and organisational skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Self motivated and able to demonstrate initiative
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken
  • Able to manage sensitive and confidential information
  • Confident building internal and external relationships
  • An interest in interior design would be beneficial
  • Must be a team player

Salary & Package

Circa £22,000 + Statutory pension

Soft Benefits

Just a 7-minute walk from London Bridge underground and over ground train station, the office is a perfect location for commuters coming in at Waterloo. The hugely popular area of Southwark is the place to be for all things design these days. Vibrant with Architectural practices, interior designers, galleries, furniture makers and branding companies, there is a truly creative feeling to the area. Also dense with boutique and one-off bars and restaurants, your social time can be spent enjoying your unique surroundings.

The team is comprised of 12 design professionals who are friendly, welcoming and social. With a relaxed office atmosphere, you’ll be joining a practice that like to arrange regular drinks and meals together. Whilst in the office they ensure they support one another in everything they do to achieve good results as a company. The word team work is the key here, so you must be a team player and understand how important it is to succeed together.


If you have the required skills and experience and would like to be considered for this amazing opportunity, please forward your CV and portfolio ASAP to Jennifer.driscoll@hunterdunning.co.uk or call 01243 779789.

Please note that due to the volume of expected applications for this role, we will only accept email applications and will only be able to reply to successful candidates. If you do not receive a reply from us within 7 working days, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Be aware however that we will keep a copy of your CV/Portfolio and keep you in mind for any future vacancies.

Job Ref: 9517

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