Planform Architects are a recently established small firm based in attractive modern offices in the centre of Glasgow. We are committed to providing our clients with tailor-made design solutions that are affordable while maintaining the quality of our architectural design.

Due to our expanding workload we are looking for an experienced ARB registered Architect or Senior Technician to work on a range of projects, including specialist care homes for the elderly and mainstream housing projects.

The successful candidate will be capable of developing designs that meet client briefs and producing work ranging from good quality graphics at feasibility stages to construction drawings with associated detailed specifications. The ideal candidate will also possess the following:

Ability, skill and motivation to manage workload independently and as part of a small team to deliver architectural projects on time and on budget.

Have a good range of experience across a variety of sectors, preferably residential care homes and housing projects.

Good all-round project running experience across all RIBA work stages.

Previous good experience in a client facing role.

Strong in-depth knowledge of UK Planning Guidelines, Building Regulations and Technical Standards.

Be proficient in the use of AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, Sketch Up and Revit.

Excellent design and technical skills as well as detailed knowledge of construction detailing.

An understanding of the financial aspects of running a project on time and on budget.

Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines efficiently.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Clean UK driving license.

We have a desire to grow our practice and our portfolio while creating an environment where all members of our team have the opportunity to learn, develop and realise their career aspirations.

An attractive salary and benefits package is available for the right candidate.

If you would like to be considered for this position and have the required skills and experience we would be delighted to hear from you.

Applications via Email:

Please send a covering letter and CV with examples of your portfolio (as a PDF file no larger than 10mb) to

Applications via Post:

Please send a covering letter and CV with examples of your portfolio (no larger than A3 size) to Stuart Dallas (Director), Planform Architects, Tay House, 2nd Floor (Suites 78 & 79), 300 Bath Street, Glasgow, G2 4JR.

Additional information:

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK.

Agency applications are not accepted.

If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Stuart Dallas on 0141 406 7466.