Highfield Professional Solutions have the pleasure of representing one of the UK’s leading multi-disciplinary architectural practices with over 40 years’ experience in the building industry.

The practice has a number of disciplines and are experts in Commercial Architecture, Residential Architecture, Civil Engineering, Development Consultancy, Town Planning and Land Surveying.

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for an experienced Architectural Associate Director to be based in Birmingham.

Role: Architectural Associate Director

Contract: Permanent

Location: Birmingham

Salary: £55,000 depending on experience

Software: AutoCAD, Photoshop and Office software packages

Ideal candidates will be dynamic, well-motivated with strong communication & presentation skills and already be at Associate level or above.

You will be required to have a good understanding of small and high volume residential (planning) design procedures and co-ordination.

You will have a suitable number of years’ experience working for a private sector residential architecture consultancy and have a proven track record in quality presentations and negotiation experience for planning application submissions. The role will involve having the ability to handle a varied and stimulating workload and deal directly with a range of different clients including major house builders. You will be required to design and draft residential feasibility and detailed sketch layouts (and house type designs) from concept to presentation level incorporating necessary LPA design standards. Have a sound understanding of developer viabilities and commerciality for all types of residential schemes. Provide direction to Master Planning, Design Statements, Development Briefs, Design Codes and detailed layout designs. You will be hands on as well as performing a supervisory and managerial role.

For more information on this role or to apply, please contact Sonya Hoey on 01489 774010 or email [email protected]