\ Part 1 Architectural Assistant - HollandGreen

Part 1 Architectural Assistant

LOCATION: We run flexible hybrid working and there is an opportunity to work remotely for 2 days a week with 3 days in the Studio or on site

SALARY: Dependent on Experience

Job Scope

Due to recent exciting growth, we are looking for an energetic and self-motivated Part 1 Assistant Architect to join our friendly team. Part I Architectural Assistants are an important part of the design team, who will be assisting the senior project leaders throughout the RIBA stages of work from conception to completion. There is also the opportunity to assist the Interior Design and Landscape Design teams, providing interesting and varied duties and professional development.

Job Context & Dimensions

The tasks and responsibilities of this position cover, but are not limited to:

  • Supporting the senior team in all areas across a range of projects
  • Producing hand-drawn sketches
  • Providing assistance on Photoshop and InDesign documents/ presentations
  • Producing 2D drawings/ drafting work
  • Modelling up surveys in 3D of existing buildings ready for the Project Lead to take onto Concept Design
  • Producing 3D renders
  • Any other ad-hoc responsibility that may arise as part of a project
  • To undertake any other duties as may be reasonably required

You will be guided by senior members of staff and report directly to the project leads you are assisting. Dependent on progress, you may be given your own small projects to run whilst under the supervision of senior staff members.

Skills & Qualifications

  • ARB recognised part 1 qualification in Architecture desirable
  • Experience of ArchiCAD, Photoshop, Indesign, Microsoft packages
  • Experience of Illustrator, TwinMotion – 3Ds Max, Grasshopper desirable
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexibility and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances
  • Exceptional time management, planning and meticulous attention to detail
  • Capable of communicating design ideas verbally and through design

Personal Qualities

  • A can-do attitude combined with passion, energy, care, and enthusiasm
  • Friendly, enthusiastic, and self-motivated
  • Ability to take guidance
  • Organised and efficient


  • UK Driving Licence

In return we will offer:

  • A friendly & supportive working environment from our Oxfordshire Studio in Thame, with the option for some home working
  • Flexible approach to HR, with trust-based flexible working hours driven by allocated tasks & milestones. This is delivered by self-imposed priorities and disciplined time management by individuals.
  • Competitive salary
  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • In-house training, opportunities to grow within the company & contribution to personal training and development courses
  • Company pension
  • Employee assistance programme and other well-being benefits
  • The opportunity to be part of some exceptional projects

Interested? Get in touch

HollandGreen is an equal opportunities employer. If you believe you are the right person to join us, please email a copy of your CV and portfolio to:


Please get in touch directly, as we do not work with recruitment agencies.  Thank you