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Life in our studios

It’s our people and our values that are at the core of our practice. As a team of friendly and sociable creatives, everyone brings something unique to our culture. The practice offers much to it’s valued staff including academic fee payments, a superb CPD and lunch & learn calendar, enhanced benefits, healthcare, professional memberships and more. 

Our (unrivalled) Christmas parties, extended Christmas break, and summer Away Days are an intrinsic part of our year. Monthly breakfast mornings allow us to showcase our work, share our personal achievements, or get us out into our cities for project tours or gallery visits – all with breakfast of course! 

Our offices are all situated in the heart of each cities’ vibrant social scenes.   

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Current Vacancies

Project Architects

Birmingham /        Oxford Studio


When it comes to our Project Architects we’re looking for: 

  • Minimum of 2 years post-RIBA Qualified Experience
  • Good levels of Revit experience is highly advantageous, however, training will be provided 
  • Proficient in statutory & regulatory requirements  
  • Excellent design sense, organisational and problem-solving skills 
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD is useful 
  • Ability to liaise directly with clients in a professional manner 
  • Site experience 
  • Good technical skills (Experience using Adobe Creative Suite is desirable but not essential) 
  • Great commitment 
  • Excellent communication skills

The ideal candidate will have several years UK-based industry experience running jobs across our relevant project sectors with a strong understanding of the UK Building regulations and strong verbal and written communication skills

Architectural Technologists

Birmingham Studio


For our Architectural Technologists we’re after:

  • A Degree-level qualified professional 
  • minimum of 2-3 years relevant architectural experience. 
  • Project delivery experience is preferred
  • Very strong Revit capability possessing an extensive portfolio of relevant project experience.
  • Experience of statutory & regulatory requirements 
  • Working towards MCIAT Qualification or already qualified is advantageous 
  • Experience with AutoCAD is desirable.  

RIBA Part II Assistants

Birmingham /        Oxford Studio


An applicant for a Part II Assistant needs to have the following: 

  • Revit experience is advantageous, however, training will be provided
  • Knowledge of statutory & regulatory requirements
  • Excellent design sense, organisational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to liaise directly with clients in a professional manner
  • Site experience is highly desirable
  • Good technical skills (Experience using Adobe Creative Suite is desirable but not essential)
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Experience of Enscape and TwinMotion would be helpful

Assistant/Graduate Landscape Architect

Birmingham Studio


Our Landscape applicants need to fit the following profile: 

  • Undergraduate or Masters level qualification in Landscape Architecture from an accredited course
  • minimum of 2 years relevant practice experience
  • Student licentiate member of the Landscape Institute
  • Strong design and graphic ability, including sketching, proficiency in AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite
  • 3D modelling software – Revit/SketchUp – experience is advantageous
  • Ability to liaise directly with clients in a professional manner
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail, ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
  • A full UK driving licence is desirable to facilitate site visits, though we actively encourage all staff to use public transport whenever practical
  • Eagerness to learn and grow in the field of landscape architecture

All of our advertised positions require an ability to work independently with a good attitude, excellent communication skills and great commitment. 

For any of the roles advertised above, send your CV and Portfolio via the Apply button below.

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We are an equal opportunities employer; committed to diversity and inclusion for all. 

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work permanently in the UK. Strictly no agencies