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Senior Architect

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £30k - 45k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Sector: Architecture, Construction
  • Contact: Lou Maskell
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01179221441
  • Expiry Date: 27 October 2022
  • Job Ref: 395808LML

This top company believes that infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust them to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. They are one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

The client is a top 5 global architectural practice who is offering a great opportunity to join their rapidly growing architecture team in their multi-disciplinary offices in Manchester between Warrington and Manchester. They are offering a highly competitive salary plus benefits and are looking for Architects with strong project experience of Revit along with a history of working on the production of design and technical drawings.

You will join a busy design team where the exciting and varied workload currently includes nuclear, power and energy projects, defence, water, ports, laboratories, residential, transport, industrial, health and blue light services projects. The workload is in the UK and abroad, for major worldwide clients, ranging from massive scale projects down to repeat smaller projects with major frameworks.

The Architect will be working on a wide range of projects including; nuclear, defense, industrial, commercial, residential, new build and refurbishment.

You will be responsible for providing architectural guidance, calculations, analysis, studies and recommendations for a specialized segment of the Architectural Discipline within the schedules and budget of an assigned project.
May manage various size groups of architects, designers and/or specialists.
Liaison with external and internal client teams
Due to the security clearance requirements of Defence projects, only UK Nationals can be considered for this role.
Minimum Requirements;
Registered architect ARB RIBA
Have a strong design and technical ability and be highly computer literate.
Have strong Revit skills and BIM awareness.
Be highly organised with attention to detail.
Have architectural or technical qualifications relevant to the role.
Preferably, you will demonstrate a wide experience of design and project management within the regulated industries, and have worked previously on industrial, process driven and highly serviced projects.
Relevant experience in other sectors, i.e. government, retail, healthcare, education, offices, laboratories, residential, transport will also be considered
Experience of working with a multi-disciplinary consultancy

Your benefits will include:
Helping employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to them. If you join, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What they Offer will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help them foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where they invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for their clients.

They will encourage you to grow and develop your career with them through their technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. They believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join.

They offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join them, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join them and get started!