Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London


Technical ArchitectReporting to Head of DesignWorkspace ProviderProperty / Construction / Design£50,000-£55,000 + Bonus + Benefits London or Paris BasedExperience in France Required Company Overview We are working exclusively with a client-side organisation; a provider of shared workspaces and communities within the commercial office space. Our client launched in the early noughties and is a pioneer within the sector, they coined the idea of providing more flexible work spaces for businesses of various sizes to suit a fast-changing world and workforce.Our client's vision has been to create stunningly designed buildings and spaces that offer unrivalled facilities and communal areas to allow a collaborative working culture and environment.Our client has circa 40 buildings, mainly in London but also nationwide, accommodating firms within the tech, food, creative and property sectors among many other professions. The buildings are suitable for start-ups and established firms and have enable firms to grow and change with ease due to the adaptability of their properties. Role Purpose / Job OverviewAs a Technical Architect you will be assisting the internal acquisitions/design team in coordinating the technical appraisal of prospective buildings across Europe and in particular Paris, with space planning and ensuring the effective and timely delivery of required information. We are looking for an architect who has Paris based experience who is familiar with the Paris building code and regulations. The role may involve frequent visits to Paris for design team meetings and site visits.Our client works with external architects and designers in order to be constantly evolving and in touch with the latest in design innovation. A part of the technical role will involve working side by side with our external architects to ensure their designs align with our workplace principles and make the best out of our buildings. Part of the role will be filling in the technical detail and queries for the contractors and other parties involved. The role will also involve guiding the external architects/designers in the local building regulations as they will not always be familiar with these.Essential Attributes:Qualified architect (UK or France) or very experienced Part II architectural assistantVectorworksAdobe Suite (InDesign and photoshop)UK and French building systems, regulations and construction methodsGood knowledge of mechanical and electrical services for commercial environmentsVery good technical understanding of statutory matters, building control and fire regulationsFrench language Key AccountabilitiesReporting into the Head of DesignResearch and development of architectural and technical solutions relating to prospective new acquisitionsLiaising with the landlord design team as necessary, to develop an understanding of the building to advise the teamTo assist the acquisitions team on building viewings and surveys to provide the required construction and legislative information of the building and the designTechnical appraisals of prospective new buildings and elements of the design of new spacesWorking closely with the acquisitions team on achieving targets and developing initial space plans to meet with underwriting modelsDevelop a commercial understanding of the client and how the building design impacts on the KPIsPrepare building presentations as required for internal and external parties in close collaboration with the design team.Working closely with the design team to develop architectural modelling of prospective new buildings, to deliver an enhanced member experience in the delivery of new buildingsTo provide design solutions to complex existing buildings and create space planning that create environments to cater for changing ways of workingSpace planning for large or small businesses hoping to move into our buildingsBeing the client representative in external and Design Team Meetings, ensuring key points are communicated back to the business.Our client is interviewing now so please get in touch with an up to date CV to register interest. Technical ArchitectReporting to Head of DesignWorkspace ProviderProperty / Construction / Design£50,000-£55,000 + Bonus + Benefits London or Paris BasedExperience in France Required LAR166_157616142218313

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  • indesign
  • photoshop