Business Support Administrator - Technical

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Employing Division
Tower Bridge, London
£17,326 - £25,240 (Plus London Weighting)
Closing date

Hamson Barron Smith (HBS) is a solution design partner, specialising in providing architecture, surveying, building services engineering and strategic development across a range of projects. HBS delivers services of all sizes, and whether they produce stand-alone pieces of work or full life-cycle projects they are always committed to adding value and creativity to their clients.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an Architectural / Technical Assistant to join our London based team in our Tower Bridge offices. Our team are focused on delivering Architecture and Landscape Architecture projects, so ideally you will have experience working in a design, engineering, construction or architectural environment to meet the needs of the position.

As a Technical Assistant at HBS, you will work alongside and assist a team who provide design solutions across a range of clients, working predominantly within the education and housing sectors. Led by our Associate Architect, the dynamic and creative architecture team are responsible for much of the company’s award winning designs and projects.

Our Architectural Assistant will play a critical role within the team, and you will be responsible for; producing effectively branded documentation, proof reading design & specification packages, and amending technical reports. You will be introduced to and trained on a number of design based software systems to aid your role, so any previous exposure to Adobe Photoshop or Microsoft Publisher will be an advantage.

You will ideally have:

  • Commercial experience in a design, engineering, construction or architectural environment.
  • Excellent documentation skills, with the ability to produce branded brochures, leaflets and booklets as required.
  • An HNC/HND or equivalent in a related discipline is desirable.
  • Good numeracy and analytical skills with outstanding attention to detail.
  • Experience in a similar or related role, in particular a technically administrative position
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite, in particular Microsoft Excel – Essential
  • Knowledge of using bespoke database systems would be an advantage


We are committed to employment practices and behaviours which encourage diversity, promote equality of treatment and eliminate unlawful and or unfair discrimination.

Please read the attached job description and person specification to ensure you meet the criteria for the role before applying.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications. If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful and will not be progressed to the next stage.

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