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Senior Architect

  • Location: Cardiff
  • Salary: £40k - 50k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Architecture, Construction
  • Contact: Lou Maskell
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0117 317 7805
  • Expiry Date: 16 August 2024
  • Job Ref: 407730LML

Senior Architect

Primary Activities:
-Support project leaders in the delivery of all designated projects to the required quality standard utilising identified tools, processes, assigned resource and methodologies.
-Prepare and develop conceptual design proposals under the direction of the project leader as well as preparing presentation material, including 3D images for presentation to the client. 

-Attend client, stakeholder, and design & construction team presentations, workshops, review meetings, and commercial meetings (including potentially those overseas) under the direction of the project leader prepare and develop technical, tender and construction level information to meet the project/client brief in compliance with all statutory regulations, including planning, building regulations and other relevant regulatory requirements.

-Undertake the general administration, filing and referencing of all project related information and communications Manage your projects, setting deadlines and coordinating the design deliverables to meet these.

-Liaise with clients and other external stakeholders regarding relevant aspects of projects.

-Undertake training and development in line with personal and professional requirements as identified between you and your line manager.

-Undertake any other duties as assigned by your line manager in support of work undertaken by other service streams in the company.

-Prepare project reports for project lead and clients. Identify and, in conjunction with others, manage risks and issues that may affect successful project delivery. Undertake site visits to review progress and provide good technical solutions to issues that arise on site (subject to project scope of services).

-Collaborate in design discussions on all projects

Key Skills
-Ability to communicate clearly and succinctly to colleagues, the client and the wider design team.

-Good organisation, coordination and problem-solving skills.

-Good visualisation and conceptual design skills.

-Ability to nurture and maintain good professional relations with colleagues, clients and consultants.

-Ability to find the best solutions for complex technical problems and for complex challenges presented by the particular project context or brief.

-A proven ability in the use of Autodesk Revit in the documentation of complex building construction and component assemblies.

-Experience of preparing information in relation to complex healthcare buildings and systems Familiarity with HBNs and HTMs for a range of healthcare facilities.

General approach to role;

Always work to best of ability but not beyond. Relentlessly curious in pursuit of best outcomes for projects and Practice. Passionate for design excellence. Displays persistence and determination to achieve goals. Positively influences others through own approach to the role. Conform to guidelines for general behaviour as outlined in the Team Handbook. Contribute to general company social and philanthropic activities. Contribute to company innovation by suggesting new ideas, processes and techniques. Strive for continual improvement and development of knowledge and skills

Excellent salary and remuneration as well as benefits, continuous training and development.