CAD Architects

CAD Architects are a talented team of specialists who have a wealth of expertise in the design and delivery of building projects throughout the south-west of England and further afield.

You will be joining a talented and passionate team of professionals who thrive on delivering architectural excellence. Their understanding of adding value through good design is balanced with a well-rounded, pragmatic approach and commercial awareness.



An outstanding track record of success

As a RIBA Chartered Practice, their progressive approach has seen the team at CAD Architects win awards for sustainable housing, commercial projects such as Lemon Street Market, conservation projects such as The Cornwall Centre and The Hall for Cornwall, and a commendation for the Village Hall at Grampound.

A multi-disciplinary practice

CAD Architects deliver successful projects for their clients across residential, commercial and leisure clients. In addition to this core architect and building design work, they have a comprehensive range of specialist skills and offer Heritage Consultancy, Principal Designer, Structural Engineering and Development Consultancy to their clients.

Heritage and Conservation Consultancy

As a Conservation Architect, you will join the specialist Heritage and Conservation Consultancy division at CAD Architects. You will become part of a team who have outstanding expertise in the field, who are uniquely able to identify and work with the individual factors which define the character and special interest of Listed buildings and historic settlements.

With a reputation as one of the most effective heritage and building conservation consultancies in the South West, this is an opportunity to grow and learn amongst some of the best in this part of the country.

The role of Conservation Architect

As a Part III qualified Conservation Architect, you will be client-focused and expected to take briefs within the framework of constraints imposed by the significance of the heritage asset. You will also need to be comfortable negotiating with Conservation and Planning Officers, whilst managing the planning process.

Requirements of the Conservation Architect

The ideal candidate will have experience working as an Architect with Listed Buildings, conceptualising Design, completing Heritage Impact Assessments, and submitting Listed Building and Planning Applications.

You should be accredited with AABC, IHBC or RIBA Conservation Register and have at least two years of post-qualification experience. Experience completing Heritage Impact Assessments is essential.

Remuneration package

The salary on offer is from £35,000 to £45,000 plus benefits. The role is based in the beautiful Cornish town of Truro, and a relocation package is on offer for candidates who are motivated by this opportunity and live outside of the area.

If you would like to know more about living and working in Truro, Cornwall, read our guide here. 

How to apply

You can apply for the role of Conservation Architect at CAD Architects online here. If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact:

Martin Bennell, Managing Director of FRAME Recruitment  
+44 (0) 2380 208725 - Email Martin

Laura Sheehan, Senior Consultant 

+44 (0) 2382 025266 - Email Laura