Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Architect job in Leeds, well respected practice, offering a competitive salary, pension and 24 days holiday.

Job Title: Architect
Salary: £28-£30k depending on experience
Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent
Responsible to: Project Director
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Start Date: Late May to early June 2017
Additional Info: 24 days Holiday (+ bank holidays), pension scheme, working hours 7.5 hours per day, on street parking, smart-causal dress code.

The Role:

We are looking to appoint a recently qualified Architect to join our team to work on a series of exciting projects across a number of work sectors including private housing, affordable housing, education, commercial and more. The Practice was established over 20 years and has grown to earn a reputation for delivering award-winning and prestigious schemes throughout the UK. We don't pigeon-hole ourselves and so work on a multitude of projects of all shapes and sizes as well as all manner of clients ranging from private individual clients to multi-national companies and public bodies. The nature of the work we undertake spans across all stages of the RIBA Plan of Work and we use the hand-drawn sketch through to complex BIM models (and more or less everything in between) to convey our information.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Control project from start to finish to ensure high quality, innovative and functional design
  • Advising clients
  • Producing detailed drawings
  • Negotiating with contractors and other professionals
  • Attending regular meetings with clients, contractors and other specialists
  • Coordinating the work of contractors
  • Making site visits to check on progress
  • Dealing with problems that might come up during building

Experience & Knowledge

  • ARB Registered
  • Experience of working within teams and independently

Technical Skills

  • Excellent design skills
  • AutoCAD, Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office, NBS

How to Apply: Please apply via this advert or contact Martin Bowers on for further information.

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