Project Delivery Architect

Job details

Posted Wednesday 07 June 2023
Job type Permanent
Discipline Architect
Reference 1424
Recruiter Name Margarida Araujo
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Our client is a small, multidisciplinary design and build company that works across construction management, specialising in architectural, commercial and residential projects. The company comprises project managers, architects and are based in Sutton, south London. They are currently looking for a Project Delivery Architect that lives within a sensible commute to the office as this role is primarily office-based. 

The role:
Looking for a project delivery architect passionate about bringing residential construction projects to life on site. If you have a deep-seated desire to see a project realised in bricks and mortar, this is the role for you.
In addition to your passion for construction delivery, you should possess a creative flair and an eagerness to enhance building interiors. As the project delivery architect, you will have the opportunity to lead the design direction of each project, working alongside the design team post-planning and bringing your vision to life on site. Your focus on delivering efficiently will also be crucial to the role.
As the project delivery architect, you will play a vital role in representing the company and serving as clients’ primary point of contact once the project moves onto the site. You will be responsible for ensuring that the client’s vision is translated effectively into the built project and for managing all aspects of the architectural delivery, working alongside the project manager. Your ability to communicate effectively with clients, consultants and internal teams will be instrumental in ensuring the success of each project.
Alongside the daily project delivery, you will also be driving the department’s continuous improvement. As the project delivery architect, you will curate a refined framework of suppliers, selections and interior styling. You will work closely with the design team to generate a creative and efficient model for their construction projects. Your expertise in shaping each project’s aesthetic and functional elements will help set a new standard for excellence in residential construction and deliver exceptional homes.
Please apply if you have a degree in an architectural field and at least five years of post-qualification experience. We seek an individual committed to delivering high-quality construction projects who shares their dedication to excellence. 

•    overseeing the design and develop innovative interior concepts, including space planning, M&E, fixtures, bespoke joinery and finishes
•    manage projects from conception (interior packages onwards) to completion, ensuring they are delivered on time and within budget
•    collaborate with external contractors, suppliers and vendors to ensure the timely delivery of project milestones
•    liaise with clients to understand their needs and expectations and to provide regular project updates, acting as their primary point of contact
•    oversee the development of detailed construction documents, including plans, elevations, details and material specifications
•    conduct site visits to assess progress and ensure compliance with design specifications
•    communicate with clients to understand their needs and preferences and to present design proposals and solutions
•    manage project risks and develop contingency plans to mitigate risks
•    conduct snagging inspections, develop snagging lists and manage the process to its completion and handover to clients as per their key-in-hand service


•    bachelor’s degree in interior architecture or related field
•    proven experience in interior design and architecture, with a portfolio demonstrating exceptional design skills
•    strong knowledge of design software such as AutoCAD, SketchUp and Adobe Creative Suite
•    excellent communication skills, with the ability to present design concepts and proposals effectively
•    excellent leadership skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with clients, contractors and team members
•    ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work effectively in a team environment
•    strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
•    knowledge of building codes, regulations and accessibility guidelines
•    able to formulate financially and commercially viable design solutions in line with clients’ budgets and company goals