Architect

A friendly, welcoming practice that operate in a broad spectrum of sectors, delivering awe-inspiring projects in areas such as Residential, Education, Commercial and Leisure, are currently seeking a talented Architect to join their Birmingham city centre based office.

The Practice

This RIBA chartered Architectural practice have been in operation for near on 20 years, and have developed into a highly reputable company, delivering high quality projects in varied sectors. The practice have grown at a sustainable rate over the span of those 20 years, and have faired well over the last 2-3 years of economic difficulty, owing to their varied sector coverage and stellar reputation.

The company operates solely out of Birmingham, with a team of just over 20 people made up of Architects, Architectural Technologists, Architectural Assistants and the recent development of an Interior Design team.

As an Architect you will be joining a RIBA chartered practice that operate in a wide range of sectors, which include; Commercial, Education, Residential, Sports, Leisure, Transportation and more. If you're an Architect that likes to have variety in their work and the challenge of working in different sectors regularly, this could be the perfect position for you.

The practice are up to date with modern and current software systems in place, and have successfully integrated Revit software into the company.

Located very close to Birmingham city centre, their office is a 10 minute walk from Birmingham New Street station and 7 minutes from Moor Street station, so ideal for Architects using rail to get to work, and also ideal for those wanting to get their daily steps in on the FitBit! The practice has a private, gated car park so perfect for Architects that wish to drive in.

The Role - Architect

The role on offer within this practice is for an Architect with approximately 3-5 years of post qualification experience, ideally an Architect that is accustomed to working on large scale projects in the Mixed-Use or Commercial sectors. You'll be working on multi-million pound schemes, that will be based both in the UK and internationally.

This is an opportunity for you as an Architect to really showcase your design flair. The role will emphasise on the early stages of the RIBA cycle of work, predominantly within stages 1-4. Delivery end experience will be looked upon favourably, but isn't necessarily essential to this position.

As an Architect, you will be working both autonomously and as part of a team so you must be comfortable in both settings. Project running experience would also be beneficial, and for those looking to gain project running experience, this would be a great opportunity for you.

The practice utilise AutoCAD and Revit software predominantly, so prior experience of using these packages would be highly advantageous. AutoCAD proficiency is essential, while Revit experience is desirable and training can be provided.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills Required

  • Fully qualified Architect with UK recognised Part 1, 2 and 3 qualifications.
  • ARB registration
  • RIBA chartered (desirable)
  • At least 3 year of post qualification experience, ideally in delivering large scale commercial or mixed use projects.
  • Passion for design and ability to showcase that design flair in the early RIBA stages.
  • Proficiency in the use of Revit, SketchUp, AutoCAD and the Adobe Suite.
  • Strong communicative skills, both written and verbal.
  • Eligibility to work within the UK is essential


In return, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefits package dependant on experience, likely to be in the region of £38,000-£44,000 per annum.

How to Apply

To apply to this position as an Architect, please forward your up to date CV and portfolio (please send links to portfolio's with large file sizes) through to Ashley Johnson at Conrad Consulting. Alternatively, contact Ashley on 0121 651 1510 for a confidential discussion.