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Part II Architectural Assistant/Architect

Carrington Blake Recruitment
Colchester, Essex
£25,000 - £45,000
Closing date
6 Aug 2022

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A long-established RIBA Chartered Practice based in Colchester that operates across a number of different sectors including residential, mixed-use, education, commercial, industrial, masterplanning and health & special care is seeking either 'Part II Architectural Assistant', 'Technician' or 'Senior Architect' to join their team.

You will assist the team in delivering a number of architectural projects across the UK in a variety of different sectors.

Essential & Desirable Skills:

  • Applicants must demonstrate excellent design and will be encouraged to contribute their talents in the evolving designs.
  • They work in many sectors, so the successful team member will have the opportunity to develop their experience.
  • An understanding of design software packages including Revit, Microstation, SketchUp and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • An understanding of UK Building Regulations and RIBA stage 1-4.
  • The preparation of detailed drawings and specifications.
  • Experience within the Residential sector
  • Experience within Commercial an advantage.
  • ARB/RIBA Architect min 5+ years post Part III UK experience
  • Contributing towards the strategic growth of the office.
  • Identifying and winning business through the existing company contacts & networking events.
  • Managing and growing the existing team.
  • Experienced in networking and client facing roles.
  • Overseeing the successful delivery of projects from inception to completion.
  • Good communication skills and comfortably liaising with clients
  • A desire to progress your career to Directorship level
  • Mentor Part I and Part II Architectural Assistance
  • Analyse and create detailed drawings and specifications
  • Good knowledge of building regulations and planning applications
  • Supervising construction of buildings to ensure projects meet deadlines


  • Salary up to £29,000 - £42,000 (DOE)
  • Mentoring programme with experienced Architects
  • Annual Discretionary Bonus
  • Annual Discretionary pay review
  • 23 days annual leave exclusive of bank and public holidays
  • Bonus day for your birthday
  • All professional subscriptions paid following successful completion of probationary period
  • Hybrid working pattern (3 days office, 2 days home) and flexible hours (core hours 10am-4pm)
  • Using our digital HR software platform, you will have access to a rewards feature called ‘Perks at Work’ which offers discounts on cinema tickets, theme park tickets, travel arrangements, mobile phone contracts, retail stores and more.




Carrington Blake Recruitment was formed in December 2002. The business originally set up with the provision of supplying temporary staff to Local Authorities, Housing Associations and NHS among other Public Sector Clients.

We are proud to say that we still operate in the same fashion and have been witness to substantial growth within the company including internal progression of consultants and business revenue. What started as a small Recruitment firm in 2002, Carrington Blake Recruitment is now one of the top recruitment agencies in the UK, providing specialist recruitment services for over 1,800 clients.

Company info
0207 537 6644
South Quay Building
71 Marsh Wall
Tower Hamlets
E14 9SH

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