Senior Architect / Senior Architectural Technologist

Location: Yeovil, Somerset or Brixton, London, UK
Added on: 21 Jan 2024, Job offer expires on: 30 Mar 2024

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and diligent Senior Architect / Architectural Technologist to join our RIBA Chartered practice in Yeovil | Somerset or Brixton | London on a permanent basis. As part of this role, you will get a chance to work on a variety of projects types and scales within our residential and commercial sectors.

BoonBrown is an established multi-disciplinary design practice encompassing architecture, landscape architecture, town planning and sustainability from offices in London and Yeovil, Somerset. Working across a broad range of development sectors, BoonBrown offers a comprehensive and collaborative design service to help deliver our Client’s needs from concept to construction.


Responsibilities of this role will include:

  • The creation and development of design proposals and planning applications through to technical specifications, tender packages, and detailed construction drawings. Experience across all RIBA work stages, particularly 3-5.
  • Actively engage with Clients, Consultants, Contractors, and other construction professionals. Present works, chair meetings including agenda setting and minute writing.
  • Experience preparing and submitting planning applications, with knowledge of the planning system including NPPF / Local Plans and relevant guidance.
  • Producing project programmes and managing a small team of architects, assistants, and technologists.
  • Carry out designer CDM responsibilities.
  • Attend and help with site appraisals, surveys, client meetings and site inspections.
  • Being part of a cohesive team, mentoring and supporting your colleagues, to grow and learn together.
  • Understand and able to manage the commercial aspects of the project, including fee preparation, resourcing, and warranties.


Our Ideal candidate will:

  • Have at least 5 years UK office based, post qualification experience in residential and commercial sectors including apartments buildings and low scale housing. Experience in healthcare and industrial would also be advantageous.
  • Be highly motivated, organised with excellent communication skills.
  • Have a strong construction knowledge with ability to produce technical details and specifications.
  • Be skilled in the use of Revit and AutoCAD.


As part of joining BoonBrown, candidates can expect:

  • A competitive, negotiable salary, dependent on skills and experience.
  • Opportunities to grow within the practice.
  • Pension Scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Optional working from home (1 day per week)
  • 22 days annual leave + Bank Holidays, increasing with length of service.

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