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Are you our new Project Architect? 

We’re looking for a Project Architect to join our sustainable, design-led practice in Sheffield.

The successful candidate will work on a range of projects from concept through to construction. Our projects range from whole-house transformations and low-energy retrofits to one-off houses.

As a small practice, we’re looking for our next team member to motivate people to do their best work in our friendly and collaborative environment. We’re looking for someone with a broad range of experience that thrives on bringing design to life.

We’re looking for someone with the following attitude and experience: 

  • Excited about great design and how transformational it can be
  • An interest in sustainability and respect for the environment
  • A minimum of 2 years’ post-part 3 experience 
  • Excellent communication skills and the desire to build good relationships with clients, consultants and team members
  • Experience of successfully leading residential projects at all RIBA stages to achieve transformational outcomes for your clients
  • Evidence of completing beautifully designed projects
  • An ability to meet deadlines and milestones with great time management 
  • A dedicated team player able to manage multiple projects and the work of others
  • Proficient using 3D CAD software and Microsoft Office Applications (or similar)
  • ARB registered 
  • A full driving licence

Ideally, you will have:

  • Knowledge of using the Passivhaus methodology and Passivhaus Planning Package
  • Previous experience at a small to medium-sized practice
  • Experience leading residential projects at all RIBA Stages
  • Good sketching skills and ability to communicate technical detail

We offer: 

  • The opportunity to work on a range of transformation projects
  • A competitive salary of £32,625 – £39,625 depending on experience 
  • Flexible working hours 
  • RIBA Membership fees paid for
  • 28 days of annual leave including bank holidays rising to a maximum of 32 days as a result of long service
  • Up to 2 weeks’ company sick pay
  • Christmas shut down
  • Enhanced parental leave and pay
  • Support with training to meet your personal and professional development goals
  • Use of company e-bike for work travel

This is a full-time position, however, part-time hours would be considered to accommodate the ideal candidate.

We’re keen to hear from qualified Architects even if you don’t necessarily meet all the skills and experience listed above. The right candidate is motivated, able to adapt and passionate about helping our practice to flourish. With plenty of upcoming projects, if you’re ready for a fresh start we would love to hear from you. 

How to apply: 

Email your CV, examples of your work and a covering letter explaining why you want to join our practice to by Monday 04th September 2023.

HEM Architects is an equal opportunities employer.
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