Heritage Architect

Heritage Architect with AutoCAD for heritage and conservation projects across Australia
  • Salary: A$80000-100,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Sydney
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 50495

About this role

Our client is seeking a Heritage Architect to join their Sydney Studio.  Our client has offices globally and are recognised for their heritage work.  This is a great opportunity to join a small studio that is likely to experience rapid growth in the coming years. 

Key responsibilities

  • Demonstrate specialist experience of working on conservation, repair and reuse of heritage buildings.
  • Bidding and tendering for small to large scale heritage and conservation projects.
  • Use of excellent written English in order to write reports.
  • Demonstrate the ability to develop and lead the design of buildings whilst keeping the original, historic design intent in mind.
  • Lead heritage and conservation projects across Australia.  

Skills & experience

  • Bachelor or Master’s in Architecture.
  • 2-5 years' experience
  • Professional Architect status registered with AIA and other jurisdictions.
  • Familiarity with statutory heritage frameworks and the Burra Charter. 
  • Relevant experience including in the areas of design, project documentation, business development and management.
  • Solid understanding of complex heritage projects and technical architecture.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Abode Suite.
  • Report writing experience.
  • Be passionate about being part of a new firm in Australia and wants to work with an International brand, working on established projects but also helping Purcell grow in the Sydney market.
  • Down to earth, 'can do' attitude.
  • Strong skills and open to developing themselves with an International firm

Benefits & culture

  • Opportunity to work on culturally shaping projects.
  • Professional development and training.
  • An above market salary and yearly bonuses.


Clare Murphy

Bio: Clare is a registered Architect in the UK with 7 years' experience in the industry in both Los Angeles and London. Having previously led mainly high-end residential and hospitality projects as a both Project Architect and Interior Designer, she then started recruiting for RIBA in London before moving to Australia. Clare joined Bespoke Careers Sydney in April 2018 as a consultant on the architecture desk.

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