Based in Greenwich, South East London, BPTW are award-winning architects and urban designers specialising in residential-led development and mixed-use regeneration projects. 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.
We are a lively and sociable practice of over 120 people, an AJ100-listed practice and have been recognised as one of the top Architectural employers in the UK by BD and Building Magazine over multiple years. Our values guide the way we work and interact with clients, partners, local communities, and with each other: collaborative; passionate; nurturing; creative; respectful; and sociable. Promoted across the practice, these are an intrinsic part of our culture.
We are an Equal Opportunities employer with a wheelchair accessible studio and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.
Passionate about Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion, we have a dedicated EDI group, active career development programmes and a commitment to delivering social value in our work.
We are currently seeking enthusiastic experienced architectural assistants and qualified architects who are looking to develop their careers within a dynamic and sociable practice.
Ideal candidates will have experience working within a UK architectural environment and have an understanding of UK building regulations. They will need to have excellent communication skills as they will be liaising directly with clients and consultants. They will also need to be comfortable working in an open-plan multi-team studio.
We need individuals who are motivated and can demonstrate ambition and initiative. They will be able to work with minimal supervision and manage multiple tasks to meet deadlines. Dependent upon experience the role may also require the supervision of other team members.
Essential skills, knowledge and experience
- Residential (preferably large scale) and regeneration experience
- Ability to lead on projects and work as part of a larger team
- Ability and confidence to act as a liaison between clients/contractors and consultants
- Working knowledge of current UK building regulations
- REVIT experience
- Strong conceptual design skills
- Proven design experience in practice
- Self-motivation, enthusiasm and outstanding communication skills
We would particularly welcome applications from those who have experience in project running and delivery, construction detailing skills and knowledge of other software such as Photoshop, InDesign and SketchUp.
Salary is negotiable depending on experience.
BPTW have access to a range of benefits, including, but not limited to:
- Health scheme
- Employee assistance programme
- Free financial advice
- Insurance cover (life assurance; critical illness; income protection)
- Cycle to work scheme
- Season ticket loan
- Allowances for continuous professional development
- Annual salary reviews
This role is based at our studio in Greenwich, London.
Please submit a copy of your CV along with a cover letter with the title ‘Architect’, ‘Experienced Part 2’ or ‘Part 3’ via the apply for job button below.
Your cover letter should explain why you want to work with us and how you meet the essential criteria. You can also include details on any other experience or knowledge you feel is relevant to the role.
Please note we are unable to support applications that require current or future employment visa sponsorship.
Please clearly state your right to work in the UK on your application.