part 2 architectural assistant in maidstone

07 March 2019
matt wright, randstad cpe
job type
£ 22,000 - £ 28,000 per year
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maidstone, south east
construction & property
sub specialism
architecture & design
job type
working hours
£ 22,000 - £ 28,000 per year
reference number
matt wright, randstad cpe
01273 391010
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job description

Are you a Part 2 Architectural Assistant with good experience across a range of UK sectors? I am currently recruiting for a new role at a Maidstone-based practice that work across a range of sectors. This would be the perfect move to gain more experience and progress your career prospects.

* Position: Part 2 Architectural Assistant
* Location: Maidstone, Kent
* Contract Type: Permanent
* Start Date: ASAP
* Salary/Rate: £DOE
* Randstad CPE Contact: Matt Wright - 01273 391010

The company brief:

This relatively small, RIBA-chartered practice are based in the heart of Maidstone and work across a wide variety of sectors including private residential (from bespoke new-build to big commercial developers), mixed-use schemes, design & build fit-outs, hotels and more. They pride themselves on their creative yet practical approach working closely with their clients to ensure their aspirations and needs are met. Due to a large workload of new projects, they are now looking to take on an experienced Part 2 Architectural Assistant. The ideal candidate should have proven experience with AutoCAD and SketchUp.


* Fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and experience of a broad project base, within the company.
* Annual staff team building days.
* A competitive salary.
* Good annual holiday allowance.
* UK pension contributions.
* Continual and encouraged professional development and targeted training.
* Central location within the beautiful town of Tunbridge Wells.

Your new role:

As an experienced Part 2 Architectural Assistant, you will need to be able to do 3D visuals and have a keen eye for design. You should be proficient with AutoCAD and SketchUp and familiarity with InDesign and Photoshop would be ideal. You will be required to support the Architects within the practice, with their current projects and work on the planning applications for them. This is a brilliant opportunity to work across a broad range of sectors and the company are fully prepared to support you with your Part 3, if this is something you're looking to pursue. With a calm and intimate atmosphere to company, someone with a good, personable character would be well suited.

About you:

* A Part 2 Architectural Assistant with strong experience in AutoCAD and SketchUp is deemed essential to progress your application.
* Experience with VRay or Thea are beneficial.
* Ideally with proven experience as a Part 2 Architectural Assistant, within a UK practice and a sound understanding of the UK Building Regulations and Planning Applications.
* Excellent levels of technical detailing and a keen eye for design.
* Solid time management skills and the ability to handle multiple jobs.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
* Be able to work on your own initiative as well as supporting Architects.
* Living locally to the practice and driving are ideal.

What you need to do next

If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your details or CV. If you are seeking a new role in the future please feel free to contact Matt Wright at Randstad CPE's Brighton branch, on 01273 391010, for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies.

Randstad Construction Property Engineering is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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