Argento

Part 1 or Part 2 Architectural Assistant

ARGENTO ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER

Belfast based multi-channel retailer Argento was founded in 1997 and has now grown to 30+ stores throughout the UK and Ireland.

We are currently seeking a talented Part 1 or Part 2 Architectural Assistant to join our fast-paced team working for the Argento Group, including Angus Properties and Belfast International Watersports Ltd.

Further Information:

Job Title: Architectural Assistant                              

Location: Based in Belfast – the role may involve some travel throughout Northern Ireland, Ireland and the UK (valid driving licence and vehicle required)      

Contract: 1 year fixed-term contract

Salary: £ Dependent on experience  

Job Summary:

The successful candidate will work with our Property Architect and property team to design and deliver a pipeline of exciting development projects within the Argento Group, including both new build and heritage refurbishment, in sectors including office, residential, retail and leisure. 

Based in Belfast the role will include but not be limited to:

Drawings, site surveys, design (layout/furniture), planning applications / submissions / liaison, building control applications/submission/ liaison.

The ideal candidate will be versatile and have strong design ability as well as a good level of construction knowledge.

For this position the successful candidate should be able to demonstrate that they meet the following criteria:

Part 1 or Part 2 Architecture Degree

Some experience in the preparation and submission of planning and building control applications

Excellent AutoCAD skills

Excellent Sketchup skills

Excellent problem-solving skills

Excellent 3D visualisation and presentation skills

Strong technical detailing skills 

Demonstrate some level of construction knowledge / experience

Great attention to detail with strong planning and organisational skills

Excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills

Solutions focused on multiple projects

Key Contacts:

Project Architect

Property Manager  

Maintenance Team

Other Internal and External contractors

Job benefits and perks:

ARGENTO's mission is to encourage a high-performing culture so that we can be the most loved brand to work for.

We value and respect all our employees and to thank them for all their hard work, dedication and passion we offer a generous benefits package, to highlight only a few: 

  • Annual Leave & Family Friendly Policies
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme
  • Tax-Free Childcare Scheme
  • Generous staff discount
  • Opportunity to progress to other roles

If you fit all the above criteria and have strong experience in a similar position and are looking for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you.

To apply:

Please download and complete an application Form and submit with your updated CV and Cover Letter detailing how you meet the criteria.

Closing Date: 11th July 2019 at 1200

Shortlisted candidates must be available for interview week commencing 15th July 2019 and ideally available for an immediate start.

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