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Senior Specification Consultant: Architecture

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £32 - 43 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 24 days ago

A distinguished global infrastructure firm Is looking for an Senior Specification Consultant with a background in architecture. You will be part of a renowned group who develop and maintain critical infrastructure worldwide, with a focus on sustainability and innovation, you will aid in delivering projects that improve communities and enhance quality of life.

Your main objective will be to develop and maintain client relationships, ensuring awareness of their pipeline to secure repeat commissions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare detailed project specifications.
  • Advise clients on design responsibilities, contract formats, procurement routes and materials.
  • Coordinate specifications with other disciplines (e.g., Civils, Structures, MEP).
  • Stay up to date on standards, products, and innovations, including market conditions and their impact on services.
  • Monitor project finances and address potential issues.
  • Identify and pursue business development opportunities with established clients.
  • Foster key internal relationships within the London/Manchester Specification Consulting team.

Qualifications, Skills, and Attributes:

  • Ability to prepare architectural specifications.
  • Strong technical design understanding.
  • Knowledge of modern construction techniques, methodologies, and standards.
  • Detailed understanding of UK construction procurement and specification documentation (Middle East construction knowledge is a plus).
  • Understanding of BIM software (NBS Chorus experience is desirable)

Additional Information:

  • Ability to build good relationships at all levels.
  • Professional and diplomatic demeanour.
  • Degree qualified in Architecture or Architectural Technology.

As we strive to find the best fit for this position, we are seeking individuals with a minimum level of experience, training, and qualification. Because there’s no such thing as the ‘perfect’ candidate. If you feel you meet, or know someone that meets, 75% of the requirements for this role, we would love to hear from you!

Apply directly to this role or reach out to contact Danielle Vermeer at or call on 0113 205 1269.