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Senior Heritage Consultant - York, North Yorkshire

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  • Location North
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £40,500 - £49,500
  • Ref 14227
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Senior Heritage Consultant Job in York, North Yorkshire

A Senior Heritage Consultant job is available, with an AJ100 practice in York. This role offers a range of benefits and hybrid working.

Our client was founded in the 1940’s and has grown to over 280 people, across 11 UK offices and has won awards for Architect Employer of the Year! During this time, they have established themselves as an industry leader in planning advice, heritage consultancy, building surveying, conservation, and contemporary architecture.

Working with public bodies, charities, trusts, private companies, contractors, developers, and individuals, this practice has been involved in the care and development of some of the best-loved buildings and places in the UK and abroad. The practice provides sensitive restoration and repair schemes and modern design in historic contexts. Their bold and contemporary designs are spread across a variety of sectors including cultural, master planning, education, ecclesiastical, public, hospitality, residential, and many more.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Help shape the direction of heritage consultancy in the North region managing change to significant places and developing the heritage team
  • Providing bespoke and high-quality advice, including conservation management plans, significance and capacity analysis, and heritage impact assessments
  • Continue to grow our client base across the north, requiring experience in business development, networking, and drawing upon existing contacts
  • Working alongside the architectural team in a full range of architectural typologies and styles.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience in building conservation, buildings archaeology, and heritage planning at least 5 years of relevant professional experience
  • Excellent skills and demonstrable experience of archival and desk-based research, on-site built fabric analysis, and producing well-written reports
  • Proven track record in providing advice as heritage lead
  • Experience in planning and managing your own workload and the workload of others and running multiple simultaneous projects
  • Experience in preparing fee proposals and bids
  • Knowledge of the market in part of the north region
  • Memberships of professional institutions, such as the IHBC. or CIFA.

What you get back

  • £40,500 – £49,500
  • 2 days working from home per week
  • Flexible working hours
  • Growth within the practice, including training and development
  • City centre office
  • 25 days annual leave, increasing up to 30 days with service
  • Life assurance
  • Yearly bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Private medical cover
  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Season ticket loan
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Optional healthcare cashback
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay.


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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