Job Details

Architectural Designer
Our Reference: J7315
Job Term: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Job Category: Architecture
Architectural Designer
Up to £38K + Excellent benefits

Fancy joining one the UK’s leading house builders with a major presence in the Midlands? An experienced Architectural Designer is required to join this leading developer in the West Midlands. As part of their established design team, you will be involved in a variety of high volume developments stretching across Cheshire and Shropshire;

Key to success within this is the high calibre of people they employ. With a company-wide “can do” attitude with a “one team” ethos, personality is very important – excellent communication skills and a desire to support the team is core to their success.
Key responsibilities:

• Prepare layout designs at pre-acquisition stage for planning consent
• Liaise with planning authorities, consultants and stakeholders to ensure support of proposals
• Prepare and submit planning applications and manage through to approval process
• Deal with build issues through the progress of the works
• Preparation and co-ordination of transfer plans
• Conduct regular site visits

Experience required:

• Degree in Architecture and/or HNC/HND in Architectural Construction or Building Studies
• Previous experience working for a house builder is essential
• Knowledge of strategic planning for large scale residential developments
• Extensive experience of master planning and detailed layouts
• Solid knowledge of Code for Sustainable Homes
• Commercial awareness in time, capital and reputation cost
• Understanding of building regulations and the planning process
• Proficiency in AutoCAD

Niyaa People represent Architectural professionals seeking freelance or permanent employment across the Country from our Birmingham office. We deal with a range of local regional and international Architectural practices to find you the right opportunities for your career goals.

£250 referral incentive:
If you know of anyone who you feel maybe suitable for this role we would welcome a personal or professional referral. We thank each successful referral with £250.

To apply for this position, or to find out about our other temporary and permanent vacancies, please contact Harry Belk on 0121 773 0966 or visit us at

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