Architectural AssistantNottingham, United Kingdom (UK)
A graduate with a master's in Architecture and Sustainable Design from the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom, and having completed a bachelor of architecture in 2018. Also gained experience as an intern in one of the renowned firms in Chennai, India for a year then joined an interior firm for three months by involving in a different work environment. I have been engaging in Commercial projects and many residential projects. My current degree and previous experiences help me with the expertise of designing with sustainability.
|Career Status||Junior or Entry level|
|Desired Role||Architectural Assistant|
|Search status||Actively searching|
|Sector of Interest||Architecture / Interior Design|
As a highly-skilled Indian Architect with an M. Arch in Architecture and Sustainable Design at the University of Nottingham, I read your posting for a new Architectural Assistant with interest. My experience aligns well with the qualifications you are seeking, in particular my role as an Architectural Assistant at your firm, and I am certain I would make a valuable addition to your organization. With more than 2 years’ experience as an Indian Architect, I am adept in multi-site management, business development, and personnel acquisition and training. Moreover, while my on-the-job experience has afforded me a well-rounded skill set, including first-rate organizational and time management skills, I excel at: - Leadership. Influencing others to accomplish tasks and following your guidance - System thinking. Understand decisions and constraints in the wide scope pertaining to the whole of the solution at hand. This includes the ability to abstract problems. - Strategic thinking. Understanding decisions and constraints meet and their alignments to the overall business of the company. - Organizational politics. Understand the environment you operate in and how it influences you. - Communications. Making sure you get your point across. - Human relations. Understand the "people" aspects of human factors and dynamics. This includes things like pragmatism, understanding team dynamics, and personal dynamics - Project Management - Strategic Planning - Business Proposal Writing I have an in-depth knowledge of building design, structural design, and material Knowledge and I am proficient with Microsoft Office, Adobe, Auto CAD, InDesign, Photoshop, PH Design, IES VE for sustainability testing, and all major graphics programs. I also have strong technical knowledge of all Building Regulations. I can match my ambitions to create ground-breaking and quality projects with the skills and knowledge to back them up.
09/2019 - 09/2020United Kingdom (UK)
University of Nottingham
It is a design-based master’s degree that provides advanced training in integrated environmental design and sustainability in architecture. It is intended primarily for postgraduate students and practitioners in architecture and the building industry who wish to broaden their knowledge in sustainable building design, and the application of environmental design principles and practice in architectural projects. It is also targeted at individuals who wish to pursue research careers in sustainable design-related areas. The course builds on a unique project-based approach and focuses on the role of the architect as the designer with specialized sustainable design knowledge and skills.
09/2018 - 05/2019
Architecture / Interior Design
- Lead and develop projects from early concept through design development - Prepared drawings, specifications, and construction documents - Designed and documented commercial and industrial building projects - Consulted with clients to determine their requirements - Coordinated preliminary architectural studies for major new structures and alterations to existing structures and site development - Organized and managed permit documents - Worked with teams across business lines, in remote locations, and coordinate with subcontractors - Resolved complex design issues with innovative and practical solutions - Modified existing plans and elevations to fit client and sales needs