Architect (Interior Designer)
Willmott Dixon Interiors is currently looking to recruit an Architect ( Interior Designer ) to join our growing team in the Midlands based from our Central Birmingham office at Two Snow Hill. It is essential that you are an advanced Revit user.
Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed. Combining the strength of a national contractor with the skills of a highly experienced design and fit-out team.
Willmott Dixon Interiors has its own in-house Interior Design and Architecture team. We cover all aspects of the design process, from concept sketches and space analysis to construction detail solutions, materiality of designs, 3D visualizing and coordination with other disciplines.
We place a big emphasis on quality, customer satisfaction and attention to detail. Most of our work is commercial and retail space design, but we also work on education, leisure and hospitality projects.
Here are some of the requirements for the role:
- BIM ready/ Revit proficiency is essential
- To work with the team to ensure successful project implementation
- To train and mentor Junior Interior Designers.
- Commercial awareness (project specs)
- Translate Client Briefs into concepts
- Ability to prepare realistic 3D visuals and walkthroughs
- Coordinate Design Development into Drawing Packages including construction details
You will be joining a friendly and supportive team and we hope to offer you a career of a lifetime.
Willmott Dixon Interiors deliver nationwide projects across the Commercial, Hotel, Leisure, Retail, Education and Health sectors. No matter the scope or scale of the project, our people are the best in the business and have the specialist knowledge required to rise to any project challenges that may come their way.
Values that we live by and would hope you do too - Courage, being Open and Respect for everyone (COR).
Are you an innovator? We are not afraid to think big and embrace innovative ideas to make sure we deliver a better, stronger and more personal offer and exceed our customers' expectations.
In return we provide you a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, the opportunities for you to develop your career with Willmott Dixon and the training to make this happen - but most importantly a great place to work with a true family ethos and a chance to develop your career of a lifetime!
What is the benefit of joining Willmott Dixon…?
Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around their continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Willmott Dixon Interiors are an Investor in People Gold Award holder.
You will have a clear plan around your development. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business; our values are at the epicentre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent coupled with the right culture and values ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.
We have very recently been awarded 5th place in the Sunday Times Best Companies Top 100 (2020) to work for, the Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2021 and is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen's Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development.
Essential and Desirable Criteria
Proven experience of:
Proven proficiency with Revit (essential), AutoCad, Sketchup, Adobe packages (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and 3D Studio Max (desirable).
An eye for design, including colour, and good 3D awareness.
Understanding of the building process and ability to create construction details.
The ability of visualise concepts and communicate them to others.
An interest in changing trends in design.
Interaction with clients.
Working in a team environment.
Assisting in producing presentations and pitching to clients..
- Working towards BA Hons in Interiors Design/ Architecture.
- BA Hons in Interior Design/ Architecture.
- Working towards membership of Chartered Society of Designers.
- Client/Consultant Feedback
- Precon/Commercial Feedback
- Site Feedback
- Design Team Profitability
- Project Profitability
At Willmott Dixon we provide an inclusive and flexible working environment for people to thrive in and we are happy to support agile working wherever possible.
We are a proud member of the Disability Confident Scheme.
We are proud to be part of the Willmott Dixon family; a privately-owned contracting and interior fit out group in the UK. With a rich history, amazing track record and strong values, this partnership makes us a stronger and more progressive organisation, allowing us to share knowledge and take on bigger and better projects.