Project Architect - Innovative Build to Rent Typologies

Unique opportunity to join an overseas studio starting a new Auckland based studio with a strong pipeline of build to rent projects.
  • Salary: NZD $80000-120,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Auckland
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 50906

About this role

An Australian design practice are seeking local New Zealand talent to establish an Auckland office and work on innovative build to rent residential schemes. This is a unique opportunity where you can be an integral team member, shaping the culture of a new studio with the support of a well-established practice behind you.Multiple opportunities are available from Graduate level, Project Architect to Studio Leader, all ideally for candidates with previous experience in residential or build to rent projects, This a company that values strategic and collaborative thinking and diversity and promotes opportunity internally. They have invested heavily in their own culture and the development of their staff as well as externally supporting and sponsoring emerging talent and pro-bono community projects. They have a strong presence and reputation across a spectrum of project sectors with completed works across several cities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Contribute to unique design solutions and research for build to rent projects
  • Produce technical and design documentation as required
  • Collaborate with a small team to cohesively produce strong design outcomes


Skills and Experience

  • 3-10+ years’ previous experience locally
  • Tertiary qualification in Architecture
  • Knowledge of local building codes and standards, relevant to residential design
  • Proficiency in Revit
  • Design portfolio showing strong design capabilities
  • Multi-unit residential project experience essential
  • New Zealand registration advantageous


Benefits and Culture

  • Structured progression program for career development
  • Active engagement in industry events
  • Diversity, inclusion and mentoring programs
  • Health and well-being programs
  • A practice that is dedicated to creating a positive company culture 

Gemma Bradley

Bio: After completing Architectural Studies at the University of Auckland, Gemma worked as a studio manager at LCD Design Consultants and then at Lemonade Design Ltd. She joined Bespoke Careers in 2013 and since then has recruited for Sydney's leading design studios.

+61 (0)2 9212 0230

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