Architect / Senior Architectural Assistant

Architect / Senior Architectural Assistant

The Role


We are looking for an Architect or Senior Architectural Assistant with at least five years experience in architectural delivery of retail fit outs. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a passion for retail architecture who is highly motivated, organised and has exceptional communication skills.

The role will involve running retail fit out projects for a major high street retailer from feasibility stage, through shell negotiations, production of tender packages, production of construction packages and monitoring works on sites across the UK. The role will also include working as part of a team managing our client’s store standard details and the web based system on which it is housed. This important role will include working closely with our client and taking briefs directly. Attention to detail is paramount as is the ability to work to tight deadlines.

Skill Set


  • Architecture and/or retail design background
  • Proficient at producing accurate, coordinated drawings
  • Confident communicator
  • Proven experience of job running and site visits
  • Have an eye for technical detail and production of retail construction packages
  • Strong organisation and time management skills
  • Self-motivated whether working alone or collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Contribute to briefing, mentoring and developing less experienced team members.
  • Build good rapport and strong relationships with clients, consultants, contractors and suppliers.
  • Over 5 years job running experience.



  • Proficient in AutoCAD.
  • Fluent with Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop and InDesign.
  • VectorWorks would be a bonus.
  • Revit & BIM experience would be a bonus.




  • Salary dependent on experience
  • 24 days holiday plus bank holidays, office closes over Christmas
  • Private healthcare scheme after one year’s service
  • Company pension scheme



  • Job Title: Architect/Senior Architectural Assistant
  • Reports to: Associate Director
  • Location: Our studio in Eversholt, Bedfordshire. (Post pandemic flexible working currently being explored).
  • Core hours: Monday to Friday 9am-5.30.

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