BPTW is an established design-led practice of 120 people, with a successful track record delivering major regeneration schemes and a market leader in sustainable design, working in the residential, urban design and mixed use sectors.

An award winning AJ100-listed CIAT and RIBA Chartered practice BPTW specialises in architecture and planning consultancy and is recognised as one of the top 50 employers in the UK by Building Magazine’s Good Employer Guide.

The role

We are seeking enthusiastic and experienced Architectural Assistants who are looking to develop their career within a dynamic and sociable practice. The successful candidate should have relevant experience working within a UK architectural environment.

Personal attributes

Excellent communication skills are essential as the role will require liaison with clients and consultants. Our office operates in a unique studio environment, so it is imperative that you are comfortable and effective working within teams. You should be motivated and demonstrate ambition and initiative to work with minimal supervision. Your role will require the ability to work to deadlines and carrying out multiple tasks.

You will need to demonstrate

  • Large scale residential and regeneration experience
  • Proven design experience in practice
  • Design and hand-drawing skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a larger team
  • Knowledge of software such as Photoshop, InDesign and Sketchup
  • Working knowledge of Revit essential
  • Knowledge of current UK Building Regulations
  • Self-motivation, enthusiasm and outstanding communication skills

Reports to

You will report to the Partner/Associate

Benefits

This is an opportunity to join a social and dynamic multi-disciplinary practice. Negotiable based on experience, we offer a competitive starting salary plus a range of excellent benefits, including:

  • Regular design reviews, CPDs and social events
  • Simply Health scheme
  • Insurance cover (Life Assurance; Critical Illness; Income protection)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Travel season ticket
  • Pension Contribution of 3%
  • Contributions towards recognised Part III courses and an allowance for study time

About Us

BPTW is an established design-led practice with a successful track record delivering major regeneration schemes and a market leader in sustainable design, working in the residential, urban design and mixed use sectors.

With studios in London and the Midlands, the role could be based from our studios in the vibrant and historical centre of Greenwich, or in our Midland studio based in central Birmingham. Both stuidos are close to major transport routes.

BPTW is an award winning AJ100-listed, CIAT, RTPI and RIBA Chartered practice and have been recognised as one of the top 50 employers in the UK by Building Magazine’s Good Employer Guide over multiple years. We are a lively and sociable practice who take the development and well-being of our staff seriously and offer outstanding career development opportunities. Working alongside leading developers, housing associations, local authorities and private clients our philosophy is centred on creating homes and places that transform people’s lives.

 

Apply

Please email a copy of your CV and cover letter with a selection of residential work to people@bptw.co.uk with the title of “Experienced Architectural Assistant”