Careers

Project Architect

We are looking for a talented enthusiastic Project Architect to join our expanding team based in Hadleigh, Suffolk. We require an ambitious candidate with good all round technical knowledge and an eye for detail. The candidate/s should ideally be confident working across all RIBA work stages.

Wincer Kievenaar is an award winning practice which prides itself in the delivery of bespoke and innovative design solutions across all sectors.

The architect should have at least 5 years post-Part III, with experience of running projects in the UK, preferably in the residential and commercial sector.  The ideal candidate will be able to deliver technical detailing and working drawing/information packages for tender and construction works. They will be confident with contract administration and comfortable in taking responsibility for running a project (working as part of a team and independently), dealing with clients, and managing team members, and consultant/construction teams.

Role and requirements:

  • Overseeing the conceptual/technical design and construction works on site
  • Ability to produce planning and technical drawing/information packages on time and to a high level of detail and accuracy
  • Experience of Contract Administration
  • Liaising with the consultant teams and coordination of design services
  • Dealing with clients and chairing design team meetings as lead consultant
  • Report writing and preparation
  • A good understanding of current planning guidelines and UK building regulations
  • Excellent communication skills – fluent in English, written and spoken
  • VectorWorks experience preferred but not essential.
  • Knowledge of with 3D modelling (SketchUp) and Adobe Suite (Photoshop and InDesign) preferred

Salary & Package: Competitive basic salary (subject to experience) and you will also be eligible for the following:

Company Pension contribution
Payment of subscriptions to professional bodies.

If you are interested in this role, have the skills and experience desired, and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please forward your CV and portfolio to  craig.western@wkparchitects.co.uk

 

 /////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////

Senior and Junior Architectural Technologist/Technician.

We are looking for two talented individuals to join our expanding team based in Hadleigh, Suffolk. We require ambitious candidates with good all round technical knowledge and an eye for detail.

Wincer Kievenaar is an award winning practice which prides itself in the delivery of bespoke and innovative design solutions across all sectors.

The candidate/s should ideally be confident working across all RIBA work stages, with an emphasis on RIBA stages 4-6.

Experience of innovative and contemporary construction details are desirable. A good knowledge of UK construction legislation and building regulations is required. Ideal skills: Technical ability, Contract Administration (JCT Suite), and site experience.

Role & Responsibilities

Technical drawings and construction detailing..
Preparation of Tender documentation.
NBS Specification writing.
Client management and project management.

Required Skills & Experience

A minimum of 5 years UK experience (Senior Role)
Vectorworks experience preferred but not essential.
Strong knowledge of UK building regulations and standards
Experience working on all RIBA stages
Experience working directly with clients
Experience running projects
Able to support and manage other members of the team

Salary & Package: Competitive basic salary (subject to experience) and you will also be eligible for the following:

Company Pension contribution
Payment of subscriptions to professional bodies.

If you are interested in this role, have the skills and experience desired, and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please forward your CV and portfolio to  craig.western@wkparchitects.co.uk