Architect [Technical focused]

London - August 2019

Farrells are award winning architect planners with offices in London, Hong Kong and Shanghai. Our approach is not a singular house style, but a strong character that responds to context, scale and the opportunities contained within each brief. Our placemaking reputation is the result of long-term commitment involving decades of research and thought leadership. We have a unique history in planning and designing large, highly complex and dense urban projects.


We currently have multiple exciting, high density residential schemes in London and are looking for Architects with a minimum of 3 years’ experience to join our growing delivery team. This is a great opportunity to oversee all aspects of the detailed design and construction process of large mixed used projects with a strong emphasis on high quality housing. Candidates should demonstrate abilities to manage fees, have extensive technical knowledge and be confident in acting as lead designer to large consultant teams. They must have experience in preparing and delivering exceptional detailing, designing and implementing creative concepts and be able to take initiative and be proactive in guiding junior members of staff.


They should have site experience and be highly proficient in project management and coordination with a contractual understanding of projects.


Farrells is an equal opportunities employer and we offer a range of benefits including a pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, flexible working opportunities and many social events. This is a full-time position with a salary commensurate with experience.


The ideal candidate will:

  • Have advanced knowledge of legislation and regulations relating to building projects
  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about modern architectural construction methods with an emphasis on sustainability
  • Demonstrate experience in designing and resolving complicated construction detailing
  • Have 3+ years’ experience of delivering large mixed used schemes
  • Experience of Newforma / Rapport 3 would be beneficial
  • Be Revit proficient
  • Have the ability to manage a diverse range of tasks with large teams
  • Demonstrate site experience and be a decision maker
  • Applicants should send a 2-page CV to [email protected]