Cotswold’s Office, Two New Positions Available

Cotswold’s Office, Two New Positions Available

Positions Available, Gluckman Smith Architects, Cotswolds Office

Architect, Full Time

Gluckman Smith Architects are recruiting for talented Architects and Architectural Assistants, to join their growing team in the Cotswolds. We are an award-winning contemporary design practice established in 2010, with a strong belief in the power of architecture to change all our lives for the better. Our work includes residential, workspace and hospitality projects in both urban and rural locations, serving a wide variety of businesses, estates and private clients.

Projects often involve working with and responding to historic buildings and contexts. Our design process aims for an architecture which balances poetic and rational sensibilities. The practice is recognized for producing buildings where fresh thinking and a refined finish are desired in response to their context.

We are an enthusiastic team, who enjoy taking a proactive and positive approach to our work. We are a friendly and social Practice and maintain a strong work-life balance.

Architect – Experience and Role

You will have at least 3 years qualified UK experience, including residential new build and refurbishment projects in and around rural areas. You should have a good knowledge of construction methods, detailing and current legislation. An appreciation of conservation issues is essential, along with an enthusiasm for contemporary adaptation and re-use of historic buildings and landscapes.

The role will involve providing a lead on projects through all RIBA work stages. You will report to the partners but also be able to work independently, within a dynamic team.

You should have excellent skills of communication and ability to manage projects. You should be confident working directly with clients, consultants, statutory authorities and contractors. Proficiency in CAD drawing and 3D visualisation is required and the ability to sketch by hand is desirable. A firm commitment both to innovative design and professional rigour will need to be demonstrated. You will be expected to work to budgets and deliver to deadlines.

Architect – Essential Skills

  • Excellent communication and confidence in dealing with clients
  • A strong understanding of construction methods and detailing
  • Knowledge of Conservation
  • Knowledge of NBS and writing specifications
  • Good understanding of Building Regulations and relevant legislation
  • An intuition for good design
  • Ability to work as a team and collaborate with colleagues and other consultants
  • Good understanding of Planning system and strategic policies
  • An ability to work to deadlines
  • Driving licence

 

 

Architectural Assistant, Full Time

Gluckman Smith Architects are recruiting for talented Architectural Assistants, to join their growing team in the Cotswolds. We are an award-winning contemporary design practice established in 2010, with a strong belief in the power of architecture to change all our lives for the better. Our work includes residential, workspace and hospitality projects in both urban and rural locations, serving a wide variety of businesses, estates and private clients.

Projects often involve working with and responding to historic buildings and contexts. Our design process aims for an architecture which balances poetic and rational sensibilities. The practice is recognized for producing buildings where fresh thinking and a refined finish are desired in response to their context.

We are an enthusiastic team, who enjoy taking a proactive and positive approach to our work. We are a friendly and social Practice and maintain a strong work-life balance.

Architectural Assistant – Experience and Role

You will have experience working in a UK practice and on UK projects. A knowledge of project work stages and organisation of drawings will be required. You should have excellent communication skills and ability to liaise with other design team members. Proficiency in CAD drawing, ideally in MicroStation and 3D visualisation is required and the ability to sketch by hand is desirable. A commitment both to innovative design and professional rigour will need to be demonstrated.

The role will involve working on projects through all RIBA work stages. We expect individuals to be capable of independent working and within a dynamic team. You will also be expected to report to a senior Architect and the Directors. We are looking for someone who will share our enjoyment and enthusiasm for our work.

Architectural Assistant – Essential Skills

  • Excellent communication and proactive mindset
  • An understanding of construction methods and detailing
  • An understanding of NBS specifications
  • An understanding of Building Regulations and relevant legislation
  • An enthusiastic designer
  • Knowledge of 3D visualization
  • Ability to work as a team and collaborate with colleagues and other consultants
  • An understanding of Planning system and strategic policies
  • An ability to work to deadlines
  • Driving licence

 

Application

Please send your CV with examples of your work via email to hr@gluckmansmith.com. Applications (max. 10MB) must state the role you are applying for, within the subject header and cover letter.

No agencies please.

The practice offers competitive salaries, subject to experience

 

Gluckman Smith Cotswolds

The Apple Store

Campden House Estate

Chipping Campden GL55 6UP

www.gluckmansmith.com

 

Closing Date 30th November 2020

 

Unmodernised in Notting Hill

Unmodernised in Notting Hill

A totally unmodernised townhouse and garden in Notting Hill presents a rare opportunity and challenge for the Gluckman Smith team. As part of a complete refurbishment and extension, we look to bring new life, natural light and a coherence to the tired house and its melancholy spaces. The house and garden are designed in concert, creating new external spaces and framing views to be enjoyed throughout the house.

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Regional Finalists for Civic Trust Awards 2020

Regional Finalists for Civic Trust Awards 2020

We are thrilled to be a Regional Finalist for the Civic Trust Awards 2020, with our completed Argal Workshop and Creative Studios.

View Argal Workshop and Creative Studios here

Cotswold’s Office, Two New Positions Available

Cotswold’s Office, Two New Positions Available

Positions Available, Gluckman Smith Architects, Cotswolds Office

Architect, Full Time

Architectural Assistant, Full Time

Gluckman Smith Architects are recruiting for talented Architects and Architectural Assistants, to join their growing team in the Cotswolds. We are an award-winning contemporary design practice established in 2010, with a strong belief in the power of architecture to change all our lives for the better. Our work includes residential, workspace and hospitality projects in both urban and rural locations, serving a wide variety of businesses, estates and private clients.

Projects often involve working with and responding to historic buildings and contexts. Our design process aims for an architecture which balances poetic and rational sensibilities. The practice is recognized for producing buildings where fresh thinking and a refined finish are desired in response to their context.

We are an enthusiastic team, who enjoy taking a proactive and positive approach to our work. We are a friendly and social Practice and maintain a strong work-life balance.

 

Architect – Experience and Role

You will have at least 3 years qualified UK experience, including residential new build and refurbishment projects in and around rural areas. You should have a good knowledge of construction methods, detailing and current legislation. An appreciation of conservation issues is essential, along with an enthusiasm for contemporary adaptation and re-use of historic buildings and landscapes.

 

The role will involve providing a lead on projects through all RIBA work stages. You will report to the partners but also be able to work independently, within a dynamic team.

 

You should have excellent skills of communication and ability to manage projects. You should be confident working directly with clients, consultants, statutory authorities and contractors. Proficiency in CAD drawing and 3D visualisation is required and the ability to sketch by hand is desirable. A firm commitment both to innovative design and professional rigour will need to be demonstrated. You will be expected to work to budgets and deliver to deadlines.

 

Architect – Essential Skills

  • Excellent communication and confidence in dealing with clients
  • A strong understanding of construction methods and detailing
  • Knowledge of Conservation
  • Knowledge of NBS and writing specifications
  • Good understanding of Building Regulations and relevant legislation
  • An intuition for good design
  • Ability to work as a team and collaborate with colleagues and other consultants
  • Good understanding of Planning system and strategic policies
  • An ability to work to deadlines
  • Driving licence

 

 

Architectural Assistant – Experience and Role

You will have experience working in a UK practice and on UK projects. A knowledge of project work stages and organisation of drawings will be required. You should have excellent communication skills and ability to liaise with other design team members. Proficiency in CAD drawing, ideally in MicroStation and 3D visualisation is required and the ability to sketch by hand is desirable. A commitment both to innovative design and professional rigour will need to be demonstrated.

 

The role will involve working on projects through all RIBA work stages. We expect individuals to be capable of independent working and within a dynamic team. You will also be expected to report to a senior Architect and the Partners. We are looking for someone who will share our enjoyment and enthusiasm for our work.

 

Architectural Assistant – Essential Skills

  • Excellent communication and proactive mindset
  • An understanding of construction methods and detailing
  • An understanding of NBS specifications
  • An understanding of Building Regulations and relevant legislation
  • An enthusiastic designer
  • Knowledge of 3D visualization
  • Ability to work as a team and collaborate with colleagues and other consultants
  • An understanding of Planning system and strategic policies
  • An ability to work to deadlines
  • Driving licence

 

Application

Please send your CV with examples of your work via email to hr@gluckmansmith.com. Applications (max. 10MB) must state the role you are applying for, within the subject header and cover letter.

No agencies please.

The practice offers competitive salaries, subject to experience

 

Gluckman Smith Cotswolds

The Apple Store

Campden House Estate

Chipping Campden GL55 6UP

www.gluckmansmith.com

 

Closing Date 11th October 2019

 

Argal Workshop Shortlisted for AJ Award

Argal Workshop Shortlisted for AJ Award

We are thrilled to announce that Argal Workshop has been shortlisted for an AJ Award, in the category ‘Workplace up to 10,000msq’. Winners are to be announced on 20th November 2019.

Click here to view the AJ Awards 2019 shortlist.

 

Open City

Open City

Gluckman Smith are proud to be sponsoring Open City and their innovative educational programme, in conjunction with Open House.

“Open City is a charity promoting people-centred cities with a year-round programme of events and initiatives serving the public, the education sector and the construction industry. Our learning programmes for schools and communities use the city and its artefacts – buildings, infrastructure and the public realm – to inform and inspire.”

To find out more about Open City and their educational programme, please visit the link below

https://open-city.org.uk/about-us/

Soane Museum ‘Young Architects Club’

Soane Museum ‘Young Architects Club’

We are excited to announce that Gluckman Smith is supporting the Soane Museum’s, Young Architects Club.

Partner Thomas Smith RIBA: “It’s a great opportunity for young children to benefit from an inspiring educational programme involving exciting workshops and activities focused on architecture and culture related to the museum’s outstanding collections”.

To view the programme in full, please visit the link below and see how you can be a part of the Gluckman Smith sponsored events.

https://www.soane.org/learning/families

The Telegraph feature – How to maximise the space in your home

The Telegraph feature – How to maximise the space in your home

Gluckman Smith’s project Adam & Eve Mews, has been featured in The Telegraph, showcasing innovative architecture for tight spaces to maximise space, light and style.

Click here to view the full article