Senior Project Architect - Education & Community

Run education projects with a community-focused architectural practice that people don’t want to leave. Amazing pipeline of work, family-friendly culture, office dog and hip warehouse studio in the city fringe.
  • Salary: A$85000-100,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 47626

About this role

This reputable architectural practice has a focus on community, education and recreational projects. Based out of a lofty warehouse studio north of the river, this studio boasts exceptional longevity and tenure of their people - quite possibly due to their affable environment, family-friendly approach, strong pipeline of great projects and the presence of their office pooch! With new work coming in steadily, the team is seeking a talented Senior Project Architect to come aboard and lead recreational and school projects. The successful Architect will bring solid ArchiCAD skills and experience in the education sector, along with a portfolio that displays complex projects and an innate sense of materiality. This is a sensational opportunity not to miss!

Key Responsibilities

  • Run recreational and school project typologies, with values up to $60m
  • Lead a team of Graduates and recently registered Architects
  • Take projects from briefing to handover
  • Engage with clients and consultants at a high level

Skills & Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Architecture
  • Current ARBV Registration
  • Minimum of 7+ years’ experience, including education projects
  • High ArchiCAD proficiency
  • Strong eye for detail and design
  • Experience in team and site management
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to liaise successfully across multiple demographics
  • Ability to lead and inspire junior team members

Benefits & Culture

  • Lead significant community-focused projects
  • Join a studio with extremely high staff continuity
  • Avoid the city craziness; city-fringe location
  • Get your creative on in a converted warehouse
  • Enjoy opportunities for professional development

Rochelle McGrath

Bio: Rochelle is a registered architect with a background in the tertiary education and workplace fit out sectors. Having most recently practised at Hayball Architects, she has a thorough grasp of architectural procedures and skill-sets and draws on this in recruiting for permanent architectural roles. Rochelle graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Masters in Architecture in 2009 and gained over seven years' post-graduate experience before joining Bespoke Careers in 2017.

+61 (0)3 9663 1188

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