Project Architect

Are you a highly creative, über organised project runner? Crave returning to highly conceptual design & hand drawing? Can you see the big picture, but understand detail? Can you build the unbuildable?
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Role purpose

Our architecture studio is renowned for the design and delivery of international, ultra high end residential projects for private Clients.  We are looking for an experienced architect, or interior architect who will have a complimentary skill set and thrive in this team.  Working within a 35 strong architecture team, you will report into one of our 3 Associates, each running their own sub-team. You will have day to day responsibility for your project, or zone of a project (depending on scale) and will have the knowledge, experience and character to design, collaborate, manage and deliver your project/s to the highest levels of creativity and finish. All on time and within budget.  We are looking for people who will make us better.

 Key responsibilities and deliverables 

         Design Management

  • Support the Associate in overseeing and coordinating the delivery of high-quality projects from concept to completion
  • Produce concept boards for client approval
  • Prepare and check project design drawings and specification
  • Work as part of a team in the preparation of production information and drawing packages
  • Prepare feasibility options for various projects and work with other disciplines (Interiors, FF&E) to test the validity of designs

          Project Management

  • Review key project deliverables terms with Associate to maintain project progression
  • Utilise standard studio templates to maintain up-to-date project records alongside contractual document control responsibilities
  • Conduct site visits for progress review, quality control investigation and updates and coordinate with all third parties
  • Supervise and maintain internal workflow so that design delivery schedules are maintained

         People Management

  • Bring fresh ideas to the team that are project-appropriate
  • Discuss ideas and strategies with the project team and solicit their feedback
  • Prepare for regular project team meetings pertaining to project tasks, deliverables, and milestones
  • Inspire a culture of excellence and continuous improvement, ensuring the delivery of demonstrable high-quality products and services which embrace quality standards

 Qualifications and work experience

  • Part III or Interior Architecture qualification is essential
  • Minimum 8 years post qualification experience is essential
  • Design and delivery of international residential projects is essential

Skills and traits

  • Ability to sketch by hand is essential
  • Advanced autocad, revit, photoshop and indesign skills are essential.
  • Due to the large size of the project, high levels of organisation are essential
  • Ability to continually work between micro and macro scale is essential
  • International site and Client liaison experience is essential
  • Passionate about the creative world, 
  • Ability to build strong working relationships at all levels and collaborate effectively with a range of internal and external contacts
  • Professional and personable
  • Resourceful and practical approach to problem solving
  • Strong influencing skills
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Positive and enthusiastic approach
  • Adaptable, flexible and resilient

Hiring process

  • All suitable candidates will complete a minimum 2 stage interview process.  
  • Please make sure your application includes your full CV and portfolio along with details of your notice period and current remuneration.



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The Old Fire Station
SW14 8SN London Directions +44 208 392 8400


Andrew and Jane Winch built the business on the principle that our people should be at the heart of everything we do and we champion this today. We aim to provide a great place to work for our colleagues by investing hugely in their development and well being as well as recognising and rewarding them for delivering outstanding results. 

The environment is inspirational and innovation driven. 

We work hard, but equally know when, and how to have fun! 

These are just a few reasons why you will love working with us.

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