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Senior Architect - Shrewsbury

  • Location West Midlands
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £38,000 - £46,000
  • Ref 10954

The position has become available in Shrewsbury for a Senior Architect to be responsible for the design and delivery of associated projects across varying sectors and scales.

We are working with an AJ100 practice, which has grown to around 150 staff and has offices in Shrewsbury, Birmingham, Leeds, Bristol and London. The company has a portfolio of repeat clients, both private and public, including blue-chip and boutique developer clients, local councils, cultural and health providers.

They work across a range of sectors including residential, education, infrastructure, civic, office and workplace, healthcare, technology and industrial, leisure, hospitality and retail.
Due to winning a number of projects across the UK, the Shrewsbury studio is looking for an experienced Architect to join the team.

Role & Responsibilities

  • To run projects while leading a small team of Architectural Assistants/Technicians
  • Prepare detailed design drawings, tender bids, submissions and planning applications
  • To maintain excellent working relationships with colleagues, clients and third parties
  • Coordinating and facilitating client presentations and user group meetings and developing all related deliverables
  • To lead successful project teams.

Required Skills & Experience

  • ARB registered Architect with a minimum of 5 years UK experience
  • Demonstrable project experience from concept design through to construction
  • Familiarity with strategic planning and master-planning
  • Ability to lead and manage in-house project teams and coordinate external consultants
  • Experience and understanding of design processes from briefing, planning through to detailed package design
  • Experience of working with CodeBook/ADB databases would be an advantage
  • Revit skills are essential
  • Excellent written, verbal and graphic communication skills, and interpersonal skills.

What you get back

  • Salary of £38,000-£46,000
  • 23 holiday days per annum, rising with service
  • Life Assurance, HealthShield Health Cash Plan and Private Medical Insurance Scheme
  • Discounts, cash back and deals on purchases including major supermarkets, travel, cinema, gym memberships, health, beauty and more
  • Social events, including funds for sports and social activities and each office has a Sport and Social Committee that is responsible for organising staff events.


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Senior Architect jobs in Shrewsbury – Your Architectural Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Miranda Job Ref: 10954)

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