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Senior Conservation Architect - Chiswick, London

  • Location London
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £58,000 - £62,000
  • Ref 14737
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Senior Conservation Architect Job in Chiswick, London

A specialist heritage and conservation practice, with a long-standing reputation for their work, has a Senior Conservation Architect job available! This position will be in our client’s London practice, where the team is working on a variety of projects.

Established in the 1940s, our client has worked on a wide range of historic buildings and conservation areas, which include residential property, marketplaces, public monuments, and places of worship.

Success has seen the practice open three offices, develop a team of specialist professionals, and build a strong network of external consultants, they are now looking to strengthen the London team further by adding a Senior Conservation Architect.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Guiding and mentoring staff and helping with the day to day running of the practice
  • Lead the preparation and development of drawn and written documentation
  • Attend client meetings throughout the UK
  • Share historical expertise and knowledge within the team
  • Provide specialist advice on pre-applications and planning applications
  • Lead a team of technical professionals, and engage with stakeholders, contractors, and specialists.

Required Skills & Experience

  • 10 years experience post qualification working on UK conservation and historic building projects
  • Proven ability to lead a team of technical professionals, and engage with stakeholders, contractors, and specialists
  • Demonstrate a good eye for historic design, with a thorough understanding of contractual procedures
  • Experience in historical report writing and technical knowledge
  • Experience working on restoration works on listed buildings
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Photoshop
  • Strong knowledge of the planning process and conversant with the relevant environmental/heritage legislation and guidance
  • CA/SCA RIBA; AABC; or equivalent would be desirable
  • Full or Associate Member of the IHBC would be desirable.

What you get back

  • Salary of £58,000 – £62,000
  • Annual bonus
  • 28 Days annual leave + Bank holidays + Additional day per year of service
  • Allowance for study leave
  • Book allowance for reference materials
  • Hybrid flexible working.


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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