We are seeking a talented Project Architect, to join our creative studio in Westerham, Kent.
Bond Bryan have huge ambitions and, therefore, wish to welcome a talented Project Architect with at least 5 years UK experience. Salary will be dependent on experience; we also offer 25 days holiday, private healthcare, pension scheme, critical illness cover and life insurance.
To work directly with the Project Director on the design and development of projects from conception stage through to completion of a project.
The role will be as an Architect leading an “in house” team of architectural staff and an external Design Team comprising Sub Consultants for large education and commercial schemes.
Life at Bond Bryan
We encourage all of our teams at Bond Bryan to lead healthy and balanced lives. Our benefits include flexible working hours, free fresh fruit, subsidised regular social activities, a health benefits package, pension contributions and health insurance. As part of the firm’s commitment to professional development, Bond Bryan offers support time to undertake professional qualifications and studies.
We strive to ensure that opportunities to work and develop at Bond Bryan are open to all. We treat all job applications equally, regardless of age, disability, gender identity or gender expression, race, ethnicity, religion or belief and sexual orientation.
What can you expect?
Lead the briefing process. Record the brief in report form, minutes and by cimpiling room data sheets.
Take responsibility for the production of Accommodation Strategies, Feasibility Studies and Utilisation and Area Forecasts.
Review and comment on project programmes.
Develop Deliverables Schedules for the architectural teams and all associated consultants.
Obtain quotations for sub-consultants and appoint as necessary.
Prepare concept design sketches and develop the design utilising ArchiCAD in BIM.
Brief and manage an architectural team to realise design proposals in a drawn format.
Co-ordinate the production of visualisations and animations using the building model with the team.
Production of Stage Reports and any other necessary reports required for projects.
Chair, record and minute Design Team meetings and Co-ordination meetings.
Attend Client project meetings to present architectural designs and reports.
Ensure the architectural team produces all information necessary to submit applications to all relevant statutory authorities.
Ensure the design is kept within the Clients set budget.
What do we want from you?
Degree and/or post graduate qualification in relevant discipline.
At least five years practical experience; with the ability to demonstrate project delivery – specifically at technical detail and construction detail stages.
Good graphic skills.
Proficient in CAD software (AutoCAD, Revit, Vector Works etc.), Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator etc.), 3D Modelling Software; however, for any software and systems needs, training will be given.
ArchiCAD and BIM experience beneficial, but not essential, training will be given.
A strong background in direct liaison with main contractors.
No sector-specific experience is required, although London residential and education experience is preferable.
Good hand-drawing skills.
Applicants must have excellent skills in both written and spoken English.
A UK driving licence is preferred.
Interested? Here’s how to apply
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