Architect Residential/ Vectorworks

Posted 19 September by Penguin Recruitment Ltd
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Architect (Residential/ Vectorworks)



Salary Depending on Experience

Our client is an established and very successful RIBA Chartered architectural practice based in Cirencester, who are currently recruiting for an Architect to join them on a permanent basis. Our client has a focus on green architecture and sustainability and are working across both traditional and contemporary residential projects.

You will be joining a small and close-knit team and should be used to working at a fast pace. You should already have job running experience and passion and enthusiasm for residential architecture!

Vectorworks experience is highly desirable.

Essential Qualifications/ experience for this Architect (Residential/ Vectorworks) role:

  • Suitably qualified and member of the ARB/ RIBA
  • Excellent knowledge of UK building regulations/ producing and submitting planning applications
  • Strong knowledge of Vectorworks is preferable
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • A full UK driving licence and own transport

Additional responsibilities of this Architect (Residential/ Vectorworks) role:

  • Liaising with clients in regards to their specifications, wants and needs
  • Producing conceptual designs to present to clients
  • Developing specifications and tender documentation
  • Ensuring the checklist is compiled for the tender packs
  • Developing links with contractors and other consultants
  • Attendance of meetings
  • Completion of valuations
  • Issuing inspection reports after site visits
  • Experience working on site as well as working within an office environment is beneficial
  • Understanding of new legislations changes and potential benefits to clients, conducting informative emails and notes to send to key contacts
  • Development of planning scheme into detailed construction drawings
  • Working alongside the local authorities regarding the planning conditions
  • Development of Specification and tender documentation

Commutable locations for this Architect (Residential/ Vectorworks) position:

Swindon, Stroud, Gloucester, Cirencester, Bath, Chippenham

If you are interested in hearing more about this Architect (Residential/ Vectorworks) role, please could you call ALICE on / , or please send an updated CV and portfolio to

Required skills

  • Residential
  • Vectorworks
  • Architect

Reference: 40920790

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