Senior Architect

RUFFARCHITECTS is an ambitious, creative design studio based in central London and the South West. Our co-created values are central to our collaborative approach and close-knit studio. We are looking for an experienced Senior Architect to join our growing team in central London.

We measure our success on creating beautiful, accountable buildings and places. We challenge clients and deliver beyond their expectations, within an engaging and creative environment. Developing our growing reputation whilst ensuring we are a happy and fulfilled team underpins our ambitious approach. 

We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:


  • Minimum 5 years’ Part III experience leading multi-unit residential, cultural and commercial projects​

  • Ability to lead projects of scale and complexity from concept to completion

  • Exceptional design skills with a strong attention to detail

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to develop excellent relationships with clients and collaborators

  • Studio lead for project profitability management and resource planning

  • Work closely with the director to support growth plans and the wider aims of the studio

  • An enthusiastic team player, able to manage others and motivate them to reach their potential

  • Experience of CAD, Creative Suite and 3D modelling

  • Knowledge of MicroStation and Revit are essential

Salary is based on experience ranging from £45-55k+


We are keen to receive applications from a diverse range of candidates and actively encourage applications from under-represented groups.

Please apply with a covering letter and digital portfolios under 5mb via

Application deadline: 26th Nov 2021