Hunter Dunning

Architect For Part Time Internal Recruitment Position

City of London, London
Up to £20000 per annum + + Employee ownership
02 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2019
Jennifer Driscoll
Job (Function)
Contract Type
Part Time

Are you a qualified Architect looking for a change in career and part time job opportunity? A successful London based practice are looking for an architecturally trained 'people person' to join them as their in-house recruiter.

The studio of 75 staff are looking for a self-motivated person with proven experience practicing as an Architect, who is interested in becoming an internal recruiter and who can help them with their long-term internal growth plan. This is a permanent, part time position of 20 hours per week.

Based in South West London, this RIBA Chartered architectural practice works in 4 main sectors; commercial office, residential, hotels and master planning, across London and the South East. This employee owned practice have ambition, encourage personal development and are passionate about high-quality design.

Role & Responsibilities

- Drive recruitment to attract, develop and retain talent and build a pipeline for key positions within the practice

- Maintain contact with candidates on the database to increase direct sourcing

- Source relevant candidates via LinkedIn

- Work closely with management focusing on both internal and external recruitment plans and understanding the projects that are both running and up and coming

- Ensure all vacancies are advertised, developing continued use of social media and other channels to support the growth of talent pools created

- Review and shortlist applications made to the practice

- Write detailed job descriptions

- Complete detailed registrations and build a strong rapport with interested applicants

- Understand the design language of the studio and the practices aspirations and goals

- Co-ordinate and attend the interviews for selected candidates

- Generate referrals from connections and employees

- Advise coach and support managers

Required Skills & Experience

- Part-time work acceptable to suit candidate

- A Part III qualification in Architecture is compulsory for this position (applicants who are not qualified as an Architect will unfortunately not be considered)

- Confidence communicating with senior staff

- Comfortable communicating with applicants throughout the recruitment process

- The ability to build strong relationships with both internal and external contacts

- Experience working in recruitment would be hugely beneficial, but is not essential and training can be provided

- Excellent written and verbal English

What you get back

- Circa £20,000 per annum (dependent on experience), for a 20-hour week

- Working hours by negotiation (Likely to be 2 days a week, suggested hours 10am - 3pm, + approx. 10 hours working from home = 20 hours per week

- Employee owned trust

- Regular social events

- Modern, large open space office.


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

In accordance with GDPR, by applying for this position you give us your consent to process your data in-line with our Privacy and Data Protection Policies which can be read which can be read on the privacy policy page on our website.


Did you know we run a referral scheme? We'll give you £300 worth of vouchers if you introduce us to anyone who we then successfully place in a new job role. Just send us their information and we'll do the rest.

Terms: A candidate is deemed to have been successfully placed once they have started a new job as a result of an introduction made by Hunter Dunning and when they've successfully completed the probation period.

Internal Recruiter Job in London - Your Architectural Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Jennifer Driscoll Job Ref: 10522)

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