Architect (Contract)

Conrad Consulting have partnered with a global Architecture & Engineering firm who have an outstanding opportunity for an Architect or Senior Architect to join their successful regional studio in Manchester

Our client are looking for an experienced Architect with a strong portfolio of completed projects. The role will primarily be focused on a delivering a variety of projects on a local and national scale to further enhance their reputation and provide high-quality design solutions. You will be working within a collaborative environment and taking responsibility for a variety of projects throughout all design stages.

A little more the practice:
A lobal Design & Engineering  onsultancy offering the best in architecture & engineering to provide a full suite of services to clients in the public and private sector. Whether designing iconic buildings or developing clever solutions for end users our client prides itself in offering well-designed, sustainable solutions and unrivalled expertise. Their diverse, highly skilled, passionate design teams are unified with a belief - good design can positively transform people's lives. They have a keen and astute eye for design and technical quality, ensuring they deliver fantastic projects that inspire and delight their customers. Over recent years their Architecture brand has evolved into a design led service with innovation at its heart, owing to several key senior appointments with design flair at the forefront of their skillset.
Their expertise ranges across all key sectors of the built environment: Industrial, Custodial, Education, Master planning, Urban Regeneration, Commercial and Residential. They are recognised leaders in the creation and delivery of environments, buildings, places that are good for people and improve our environment. A selection of their current projects have an association with the Nuclear sector

Responsibilities of the Architect:

Leading individual schemes and taking them through from inception to completion.
Creating projects that are well designed, innovative, sustainable and creative in their response to the client brief.
Client Presentations and developing their briefs
Leading architectural and multi-disciplinary teams through each project stage.
Development of detailed design and production information drawing packages.
Supporting the Studio Lead and Associate Architects in securing new business opportunities including bid writing, undertaking presentations to clients/project stakeholders.

Requirements of the Senior Architect:

Qualified Architect / Senior Architect with 5-10 years post qualification experience.
Thorough understanding of what good design looks like, current regulations and standards in the UK.
A high level of design experience, demonstrated through a portfolio of projects.
An excellent designer, communicator with exceptional presentation skills.
Experience of leading a small team and reviewing the work of others.
Capable of working and completing tasks independently as well as demonstrating strong teamwork skills.
Able to present information clearly to both internal and external stakeholders.
Proficient in REVIT, AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite and Sketchup.

This is a 3-6 month assignment which is likely to be extended, dependent on various factors at the time of completion.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply or get in touch with Will Stocks in our Manchester Studio on 0161 4166 444.
We understand the importance of confidentiality and would NEVER send your personal details to any of our clients before gaining your consent. So, rest assured when you hit 'Apply' your CV will not be forwarded to our client until such time as you have given us permission to do so.