Hunter Dunning

Trainee Architectural Expert Witness

Location
Crawley, West Sussex
Salary
£50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted
11 May 2022
Closes
08 Jun 2022
Ref
12505
Contact
John Watson
Job (Function)
Architect
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Trainee Architectural Expert Witness Job in West Sussex

Our client has a new Trainee Architectural Expert witness job available. This would offer a salary of £50,000 while training in the role and the chance to make a direct impact in the lives of your clients.

Our client is an established multi-sector architectural practice, with a portfolio of projects including residential, healthcare, hospitality, commercial, transport, masterplanning and the addition of expert witness services.

They are now looking for a talented Architect to join them on a permanent basis while also offering full training as an Architectural Expert Witness. This role would see you split your time between working in a traditional Architect role whilst training with more experienced colleagues to qualify as an Architectural Expert Witness and eventually take on your own cases.

This is a great opportunity for an Architect who wants to make a difference to the lives of people and provide expert advice in the field of residential healthcare.



Role & Responsibilities

  • Full training both inhouse and external for the role will be provided followed by a period of shadowing a qualified Expert Witness, this process would be over a 6 - 12-month period
  • Visiting claimants at their homes, making an assessment of their disability needs and future design requirement
  • Working closely with clients who have suffered life changing events
  • Attending case conferences with Solicitors
  • Occasionally attending court if required to give evidence
  • Providing architectural services when required for build out schemes resulting from expert witness work
  • Traveling in across the UK and internationally when required
  • Taking a lead role in the running of architectural projects
  • Production of design drawings.


Required Skills & Experience

  • A RIBA Qualified Architect
  • Driving licence
  • 10 years post qualification experience
    • Experience designing for disability or health care would be highly advantages
  • Residential project design experience
  • Outgoing, articulate, literate, personable (people skills is hugely important for this appointment)
  • Confident dealing with clients and other professionals
  • Fantastic English, both written and oral.


What you get back

  • Salary of £50,000 - £55,000 During training period
  • Estimated OTE after 2- 3 years of £70,000
  • 25 days holiday
  • Free on-site parking
  • 4% contribution pension
  • Life assurance
  • Payment of RIBA membership


Apply

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.

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Referral

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.

Expert Witness Job in West Sussex - Your Architecture Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: John Watson Job Ref:12505)

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