Experienced Part 2 or Recently Qualified Architect

Benbecula, Outer Hebrides

We are seeking a talented addition to our busy, creative Outer Hebridean practice. Our diverse project portfolio, contemporary design excellence and cutting-edge in-house system for environmentally sustainable construction, offer exciting career prospects for an ambitious. technically able, creative individual with commitment and an enthusiasm for island life. Fair Work ethos with flexible working options.

Based on the Isle of Benbecula, we are privileged to work in stunning locations across the Outer Hebrides and Scottish west coast. With an extremely varied client base, projects range from small-scale alterations to large new-build developments in the domestic, arts, heritage, community, commercial, and industrial sectors, with contract values from < £100k to £5M+.

With a strongly contemporary design ethos, we promote a culture of excellence through intelligent, imaginative design. Environmental, economic and social sustainability is intrinsic to our work - including our in-house-designed, innovative, ecological construction system. We are also skilled in sensitively breathing new life into old (including Listed) buildings.

Working at the forefront of truly environmentally sustainable design, you will participate in all aspects of project delivery, as an articulate and creative collaborator, within our close-knit team – someone who relishes the challenges of a varied and fast-paced working environment. You will contribute to the development of our in-house construction system, including regular contact with our sister company’s construction team. You will drive projects from inception to completion, with appropriate support, so you will be proactive in your work and professional development. Experience in practice is desirable.

You should be proficient in Revit (or transferable knowledge of other BIM software eg Vectorworks and ArchiCAD), plus AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite. Excellent visual presentation skills are essential.

Full driving licence essential. Own transport desirable. Travel may be required throughout the Outer Hebrides and Scottish mainland. You must have the right to work in the UK.

We work as a team with a Fair Work ethos at the heart of our practice – offering effective voice, opportunity, security, fulfilment, and respect. We are a Real Living Wage employer offering competitive salaries in line with experience and will support your continued professional development. We will accommodate flexible working arrangements within the operational needs of the practice. Life in the Outer Hebrides also brings with it the added attractions of an outstanding natural environment and rich cultural life.

Please email CV and a link to examples of your work to: janice@fraserarchitecture.co.uk
No agencies please.


Competitive / dependent on experience – excellent career prospects

Contract length


Full/part time

Full Time

Advert posted

15 June 2022

Closing date

24 June 2022


Fraser Architecture LLP
Unit 3 Eabhal Business Park
United Kingdom