Maccreanor Lavington is an award winning architectural practice with a diverse and exciting range of projects and a growing workload. Current vacancies are listed below:

 


Rotterdam:

 

Experienced Part II or Part III Architects for Maccreannor Lavington Rotterdam

 

For our international offices in Rotterdam we are looking for talented UK educated Part II or Part III architects with 3-7 years experience in the UK.

You will work on a variety of projects in the UK within a team of experienced architects from the UK.

If you have experience of working on projects from inception to developed design, a thorough knowledge of UK Building Regulations and you are proficient in AutoCAD and Revit, then please send a covering letter, CV and portfolio by email to Dia Vollebregt, Practice Manager: jobnl@maccreanorlavington.com

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Attachments should not exceed 5MB in total.

 

London:

 

Finance Manager (part time)



We are looking for a part-time finance manager to join the London team. You will deliver a strategic input across the business and play an active role in managing the company’s finances, as well as offering commercial insight for future projects. This is a great opportunity to be part of an award winning practice and take on a key role in the strategic direction of the business, making the role your own.

The main duties are:

• Fees: work with senior staff on tenders, fee proposals and bids to ensure that the pricing of work is accurate and in line with charge-out rates.
• Planning and budgeting: maintain and update financial reports including cash flow and forecasting.
• Project records: oversee project financial records and resourcing schedule, ensuring programmes and labour is aligned with forecast budgets.
• Contracts: manage administration of all appointments until signed, ensure accounting of projects is in line with contractual requirements.
• Financial reporting and analysis of results
• Fortnightly to senior management; cashflow and forecasting.
• Present quarterly financial review to senior management including budget status report, bid summary analysis and turnover analysis.
• Prepare quarterly management accounts inhouse/with external accountant.
• Manage preparation of annual statutory accounts.
• Financial planning
• Annual operating plan, quarterly financial forecasting, setting and producing yearly budgets/forecasts and review of risk, mitigation and opportunities.
• Business analysis and input into business plan
• Financial control
• Anticipate any financial issues or concerns and be proactive in proposing solutions
• Review, propose and implement ongoing improvements to financial processes.
• Line manage the financial administrator, oversee bookkeeping and payroll processes.
• Work with finance manager based in Rotterdam office to align financial management systems across both companies.
• Input to annual PI insurance renewal, and industry wide surveys.

The successful candidate should have:

• a recognised accounting qualification
• three years’ experience of working in a small to medium sized business in a similar capacity
• previous experience of working in an architecture practice or similar would be an advantage
• demonstrable experience of delivering to deadlines
• knowledge of Sage and Rapport software would be advantageous
• experience of preparing management accounts
• experience of creating and delivering presentations
• knowledge of managing project finance systems
• good communication skills, approachable and friendly
• management experience
• proactive with attention to detail
• good time management and ability to multi task

This is a part-time position worked over two-three days per week, depending on experience.

How to apply:

Please email your CV with a cover letter to recruitment@ml-architects.com
Salary will be commensurate with experience and ability. Please state your current salary details and notice period required to leave your current job.

 

BIM Manager



We are currently looking for a BIM manager to continue the practice’s BIM implementation process. Based in our headquarters in London the role will involve liaising with our studios around the globe.



Responsibilities:



• Establish the procedures for our evolving BIM system.
• Advise the practice on latest developments regarding BIM in order to maintain our leading position in the sector.
• Plan and supervise any work required in implementing the BIM strategy of the practice.
• Lead our team of BIM coordinators.
• Lead the BIM task group and provide information or research required to make strategic decisions about improvements to the BIM system.
• Use Revit skills to lead the integration of BIM into every stage of the design process.
• Mentor our architectural staff to assess their current abilities and improve their knowledge in Revit Architecture and BIM procedures in general.
• Conduct or arrange training for staff including group workshops and one-to-one coaching.
• Work directly with project teams to support delivery of drawing packages.
Requirements
• Excellent working knowledge of Revit (and preferably AutoCAD) Minimum 3 years.
• Experience of working in teams, ideally within a UK architectural practice.
• Good communication skills and a confident and patient manner.
• Ability to explain complex information and procedures.
• Experience of managing people/ leading a team.

To apply please send a cover letter, CV, samples of work and notice period required, as a hard copy only to:

Recruitment
Maccreanor Lavington
77 Bastwick Street
London EC1V 3PZ
www.maccreanorlavington.com


Maccreanor Lavington are an equal opportunities employer.

 

We welcome speculative CVs and portfolios. Please send hardcopies to the Practice Manager at:

London Office:

77 Bastwick Street                                             

London                                                               

EC1V 3PZ

 

Rotterdam Office:                                   

Vijverhofstraat 47

3032 SB Rotterdam

 

Postbus 730

3000 AS Rotterdam