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Senior Architect

Hunter Dunning
London, South West London
£55000 - £65000 per annum
Closing date
13 Jun 2023

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Job (Function)
Senior Architect
Contract Type
Full Time

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Senior Architect Job in Chelsea, London

Senior Architect job available with a high-end residential developer in Chelsea, London! Our client is looking for a Senior Architect with strong technical skills and a background in high-end residential architecture!

Our client is a luxury residential design and development practice that has been established for over 10 years and has completed a wide range of high-end residential houses, and houseboats. Having secured new projects, they are now looking to expand their team and this role will see you working directly with a key client of theirs on a long-term residential refurbishment project near Holland Park, together with a range of other contemporary projects at various stages of the design process.

Due to continued success and repeat clientele, they now require a Senior Architect to join their small team on a full time, permanent basis in their Chelsea-based studio.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Produce high-quality technical drawings
  • Prepare detailed joinery packages for construction
  • Prepare architectural drawing plans, elevations, sections, and details
  • Regular on-site meetings
  • Provide advice on technical construction issues
  • Coordinating and communicating technical and construction items/details
  • Site visits to the practices other office based in Essex
  • To work on bespoke, high-end projects in super-prime London locations
  • Predominantly working through the technical stages of projects through to completion. However, you will have some involvement across all RIBA stages on various other high-end projects.

Required Skills & Experience

  • A minimum of 2 years of working experience in the high-end residential sector
  • Ability to conceive construction details from first principles
  • On-site experience and an ability to take accurate measurements and surveys on site
  • Ability to coordinate external consultants' information
  • Strong skills producing stage 5 construction drawings using AutoCAD
  • Qualified and trained as an Architect or Architectural Technologist
  • Must have some experience and/or knowledge of high-end interiors
  • Hand sketching skills for clients
  • An appreciation of classical architecture and art through to current design themes and trends
  • Strong AutoCAD skills are essential for this position.

What you get back

  • £55,000 - £65,000 DOE
  • 20 days holiday + bank holidays and Christmas closure
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company pension scheme
  • Life assurance.


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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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.

Senior Architect Job in Chelsea, London - Your Architecture Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Charlotte Lambert Job Ref: 13621)



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"Hunter Dunning provides Job Seekers a phenomenal service. They helped me secure a position of Design Architect at one of the top Practices in the South England including arrangement of multiple interviews inside two weeks from our initial discussions. What impressed me most of all was their high degree of pro-activeness in targeting companies tailored to my career aspirations. Within two weeks I was in a luxurious position. Their attention to detail and working with me through the whole process to a high standard makes them a true professional recruiter. A unique quality has been their continual contact with me after recruitment, regular feedback in making sure I get off to a great start! I would highly recommend the team at HunterDunning."

Company info
City Gates
2-4 Southgate
West Sussex
Po19 8DJ

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