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Senior Architect

Bennett and Game Recruitment
Leicester, Leicestershire
Closing date
1 Aug 2024

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Full Time

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Our client, a successful architectural practice, with over 50 years of history and a number of offices across the UK are seeking a talented Senior Architect to join their expanding Leicester office. They have a determination to provide a first-class service, which has generated client relationships across both the private and public sectors. Our client are receptive in their search, so Senior / Principle / Associate level Architects are encouraged to apply.

Our client is currently going through planned expansion and under the direction of their ambitious and forward-thinking leadership, the studio consequently has an extremely busy pipeline of work. The successful Senior Architect would benefit from the opportunity to develop their experience and role within the growing team. Our client's culture is supportive and flexible, with staff well-being at their core, which is evident in their generous compensation and benefits package offered. Candidates from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply, however our client are ideally looking for Senior Architects to work in the Commercial, Mixed-Use and Industrial sectors. You will be working as part of a small team, in a job running capacity, on a range of projects in different sectors. Our client are a Revit using practice, so experience with the software is essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Architect with a client that is caring about employees and clients, maintaining long lasting relationships in both areas. They are an award-winning creative team, responsive to our client requirements, applying technical expertise and commercial realism to effectively resolve complex issues and produce well-designed, innovative, and deliverable buildings.

Senior Architect Position Remuneration

  • Competitive salary (£45,000 - £50,000 DOE)
  • Hybrid working
  • Profit related bonus
  • Pension
  • Life and permanent health insurance
  • 34 days holiday pa (inc bank holidays)
  • Progression opportunities
  • Training, support and development
  • Other company benefits to be discussed at interview stage

Senior Architect Position Overview

  • Ability and opportunity to run projects at varying stages
  • Work within the Commercial, Mixed-Use and Industrial sectors
  • Submit planning applications
  • Lead on projects
  • Work across all RIBA stages
  • Conduct site visits
  • Lead a design team
  • Resolve problems and issues that arise during construction
  • Liaise with clients and develop key relationships

Senior Architect Position Requirements

  • ARB Or RIBA Qualified Architect
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as support more junior members of the team
  • Ability to action a client brief
  • Capable of leading projects and detailing
  • Live within a commutable distance of Leicester
  • Good Revit skills
  • Proven experience on submitting projects for planning
  • Experienced in running projects
  • Good knowledge of construction techniques

Bennett & Game Recruitment are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Bennett and Game Recruitment are a multi-disciplined technical recruitment agency based in Chichester, West Sussex operating across the UK with specialist teams covering a range of industries. We are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy, and in accordance with GDPR by applying you are granting us consent to process your data, and contact you in relation to this application and the services we offer.


Bennett and Game Recruitment are an award winning, Investors in People accredited Recruitment agency. The Architectural arm of Bennett and Game work with a range of businesses from small start-up businesses, SME’s through to AJ100 top Architectural firms and major blue chip organisations. Here at Bennett and Game we offer a tailored service to our clients and candidates by developing our Recruitment Consultants to focus on niche areas of the Architectural and Design industry to ensure we can truly understand the demands of our clients and candidates.  Our reputation is at the core of everything we do, we are renowned for our excellent reputation, repeat business clients and 5 star ratings showcased by our Feefo reviews from both candidates and clients. Roles we typically recruit for are inclusive of but not exclusive to: Architectural Assistants, Architects, Architectural Technicians & Technologists, BIM Managers, Design & Technical Managers, Urban Designers, Landscape Architects.

As a Multidiscipline Recruitment Consultancy we also cover a wide range of professional services such as Construction, Manufacturing, Transport, Finance, Power generation, HVAC, Supply Chain and Sustainable Energy.

Company info
Ambassador House, Crane Street
West Sussex
West Sussex
PO19 1LL
United Kingdom

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