Studio Octopi is currently interviewing for a Part 2 or qualified architect to join its team in London.
The successful candidate will have two plus years’ post Part 2, excellent technical, communication and organisational skills, and have a proven track record of working on a broad spectrum of projects.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate in their application experience with feasibility studies, concept design, planning applications and crucially, experience in working on detail design packages for existing buildings and structures. An eye for detail, self-motivation and excellent graphic skills are essential.
Studio Octopi work closely with private residential clients, but also in the retail, leisure and commercial sectors. A passion and enthusiasm for working with heritage structures is critical. The practice is currently working with various clients on water-based projects across the UK.
Essential skills and experience include:
• visualisations both freehand and using a computer
• working closely with consultants, contractors, specialists and suppliers
• strong organisational skills, meeting deadlines and projects needs
• great communication skills both in the studio and in meetings
• knowledge of Vectorworks an advantage
• confident use of Adobe/Affinity Creative Suite
• have the right to work in the UK
Please send your CV and portfolio as a PDF (no larger than 5MB) with a concise cover letter.
Studio Octopi is a member of the London Practice Forum and an equal opportunities employer. We especially welcome applicants from BAME or underrepresented backgrounds.
Please send a covering letter, CV and examples of your work to:
We are not accepting hard copy CVs.
Due to the quantity of CVs the practice receives, we unfortunately cannot reply to every email. We keep all relevant CVs on file.
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