We're Recruiting: Part II Architectural Assistant's (London, Manchester & Edinburgh) Picture 1

Contract: Permanent
Salary: Competitive

Our busy architectural design studios in LondonManchester and Edinburgh are looking for talented and ambitious Part II Architectural Assistant’s to work with our interdisciplinary teams on one or more of our medium to large scale housing and mixed use projects in the UK.

We have exciting new schemes for a range of key clients including high density urban housing, sustainable lower density and regeneration projects. You will be working in a team on pre or post-planning stage projects, and should be able to demonstrate ability in these design stages. You will gain experience on mid and large scale developments whilst developing your design and professional skills.

The successful candidates will be Part II qualified or equivalent, and have:

  • At least one year's experience working within an UK based architectural practice.
  • A passion for housing.
  • A well-presented portfolio of work consisting of projects completed during study and/or work placements.
  • Good awareness of design trends and creative thinking.
  • Exceptional design, technical and presentation skills.
  • Experience in creating architectural visualisations, renderings and concept visuals is highly desirable.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • The ability to work autonomously and collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Strong attention to detail and good problem solving skills.
  • Reliable with good timekeeping skills, ability to work under pressure, and to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent office administration skills, with sound experience of using all or some of the following software packages: MS Office applications, AutoCAD, Revit, Sketchup, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator and Lumion.

Please see the Job Description and Person Specification (below) for full details of the role requirements.


If you have what we are looking for and want a role with excellent career development opportunities and a supportive environment, then why not apply?

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Friday 28th June 2019

To apply, please click the relevant link (below) according to your preferred work location.  

Follow the instructions to upload two separate PDF documents: 1. a brief letter of introduction (including your salary expectations); 2. your CV combined with your best portfolio samples as one PDF file:


London: https://htadesignllp.peoplehr.net/Pages/JobBoard/Opening.aspx?v=3813cb4c-8fdb-4326-b876-f7bb9cb03dce

Manchester: https://htadesignllp.peoplehr.net/Pages/JobBoard/Opening.aspx?v=cdee9e0a-e0ea-4c7c-93ec-11576e0e04f2

Edinburgh: https://htadesignllp.peoplehr.net/Pages/JobBoard/Opening.aspx?v=7d902f7b-3f6e-4ff0-9687-67878f33e8ed

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Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

HTA is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Strictly no agencies please.

HTA Design LLP is an award winning multi-disciplinary design partnership of specialist teams working collaboratively in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Communications, Sustainability and Planning.

HTA offers excellent opportunities for your professional development. As well as great projects, we offer an excellent remuneration package that includes a competitive salary, pension contribution, death in service cover, professional subscriptions, support for further training and development, daily breakfast and lunch, eye care vouchers, access to an Employee Assistance Programme, interest free season ticket loan and much more, all in a great working environment.

HTA Design LLP is an Equal Opportunities and family friendly employer that values diversity in its workforce. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and/or experienced eligible candidates from all sectors of community.

For further enquiries regarding this role please call:
0207 485 8555

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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