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Senior Architect - Chelsea, London

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  • Location London
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £60,000 - £65,000
  • Ref 14369
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Senior Architect Job in Chelsea, London

Senior Architect job now available, with a practice with an enviable portfolio of prestigious projects, you’ll be working for one of the most well-established, high-end residential-focused practices in London.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Architect to join an established Architecture and Design consultancy based in the beautiful Chelsea Harbour. With a prestigious client base stretching across prime areas of London, including the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea, the practice has developed a strong reputation for delivering some of the most luxurious and bespoke properties not only in England, but also in Europe, America, and Asia.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Associate Director on project progress
  • Running large-scale scale high-end residential projects throughout various RIBA stages with your own team
  • Help manage and mentor more junior team members
  • Liaison with contractors and clients
  • Demonstrate flexibility between projects
  • Ensuring work is produced and delivered to a high standard and meeting tight deadlines.

Required Skills & Experience

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience post Part-III
  • A minimum of 3 years’ UK experience working in professional practice
  • Proven experience working on large scale high-end residential projects + grade listed buildings (ideally within prime London locations Chelsea, Knightsbridge, Kensington, Belgravia and Marylebone with a value of up to £30million)
  • Experience working on high-profile, newly built residences, would also be hugely beneficial
  • A fantastic understanding of planning and building control regulations and applications
  • Able to confidently work through RIBA stages 0-7
  • Strong job running ability
  • Have client-facing experience
  • Basement experience is highly desirable
  • Contract administration skills
  • Strong technical detailing, architectural and structural construction drawing ability
  • Proven experience with a thorough understanding of construction, and site management
  • Fluent use of AutoCAD and Adobe Suite
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.

What you get back

  • £60,000 – £65,000
  • Workplace pension
  • Continued support and growth opportunities
  • Office hours 9am to 5.30pm
  • 20 days holiday + bank holidays and additional Christmas office closure.


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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Senior Architect Job in Chelsea, London – Your Architecture Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Charlotte Lambert Job Ref: 14369) #LI-CL1

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