We provide a professional design and contract management services for building projects throughout the North East


The Practice has a full understanding and appreciation of the commercial pressures imposed on clients and from our wealth of knowledge from residential, commercial, industrial, public sector, leisure and education projects we aim to share this to further our clients aspirations and define well designed and cost effective buildings.

We promote well designed and detailed solutions, our staff are passionate, creative and motivated to lead with all aspects associated with architecture and the built environment.

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ARCHITECT - Elder Lester Architects

Are you a qualified architect looking to elevate your career to the next level?

Here at Elder Lester, we are currently looking for a qualified architect, ideally with 2-3 years’ experience to further strengthen our team as we enter an exciting phase of growth and change, at our well-established practice in Yarm.

This role would ideally suit an individual in the early stages of their architectural career who are looking to develop both personally and professionally with a forward-thinking practice, with an excellent reputation throughout the North-East for delivering projects across multiple sectors to new & long-term clients.

If you think you are suited to this role, please don’t hesitate to apply!

Interested? Send over your CV to russell@elderlester.co.uk

All applications and expressions of interest will be strictly confidential.

Key skills and experience:

  • Capable of managing a project within the office from the initial stages through to completion, working both individually and as part of a team
  • Advanced AutoCAD skills (or similar software)
  • Experience of PhotoShop & SketchUp would be beneficial
  • Previous involvement in housing and commercial-to-residential conversions would also be advantageous.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established and dynamic practice with a negotiable salary on offer depending on experience, and a clear, structured career path to becoming an integral part of the firm.

  • Full-time position
  • Immediate start/ASAP
  • Office-based

Have a project of your own in the works?

Please  contact Ian with your preferred method via the contact page.