Practice Manager

Practice Manager

Job Title: Practice Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SW/78
Contact Name: Sunny Whitear
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 30, 2019 12:41

Job Description

White Space is working exclusively with this medium sized design focused practice. We are seeking an experienced and super organised Office Manager to oversee the administrative/support function. They specialise primarily in in the high-end private residential sector, but they also work on mixed-use, commercial and retail projects.

As this is a crucial role within the office, they are looking for an exceptionally organised and personable Office Manager. The successful candidate will be already working in a design practice/studio who can come in and hit the ground running. The role will involve working closely alongside the Directors assisting with everyday functions and operations of the studio.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring the smooth running of day to day activities
  • General administration duties
  • Diary management, travel arrangements, accommodation arrangements
  • General HR duties, recruitment support, maintaining employee files, issuing contracts
  • Corporate insurance renewals
  • Weekly management meeting
  • Engage with architectural community & press
  • Finance support
  • Manage office QA, ensure accurate and timely reporting
  • Plan in-house or off-site activities
  • General support to visitors

What’s in it for you?

  • A chance to work for a well-respected architectural practice
  • Manage and implement processes
  • Work closely with some of the industry’s leading designers
  • Great prospects
  • Competitive salary with excellent benefits