NRAP Architects is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated architect to join a growing team in Cambridge. The successful candidate will be a confident, self-motivated and articulate individual, with good all-round ability and the capacity to work creatively as part of a small team. We would expect prospective designers to have a broad skill-base and to demonstrate a high degree of passion and commitment. Experience of VectorWorks and BIM would be an advantage.
If you are a talented and passionate designer with an interest in helping the practice to grow, this would be the ideal opportunity for you. Please submit paper copies of your CV, including examples of your work to Richard Owers at:
NRAP Architects, 13-15 Covent Garden, Cambridge CB1 2HS
Application to arrive no later than 21st December 2016.
You know things have gone well when the client puts an image of the building on a CAKE! #bakeoffeatyourheartout
Here is a link to the complete catalogue of photos from the opening party at Blacktrace.
Job satisfaction works on many levels, but nothing beats the gratification of witnessing a large organisation responding positively to a finished project. Happy faces and warm words received from our client at the opening party last Monday were uplifting. Blacktrace is an extraordinary business, and an inspiring client; it was that combination and the previous experience of building a house for the founding partner, Mark Gilligan, that has added to the success of the project for their headquarters in a transformed industrial unit in Royston. The entire project – from concept to moving in – took under five months, and was completed on budget.
A big part of creating a decent working environment is the provision of well-considered social and non-desk space to encourage social interaction and the sharing of ideas. Blacktrace instinctively recognise the benefits of such spaces and were supportive of our somewhat radical concept of placing an open theatre in the middle of the office.
Architects are only ever as good as their clients, so thank you Mark and your team for being magnificent. It was a privilege to have been part of the development and we are looking forward to phase II starting in the new year.
Our proposals for the renovation of the Medieval Hall and Wilkins’ Staircase to the Dining Hall at Corpus Christi College have been well received. The before and after images of the staircase show the impact of removing the screens installed in the 1940s.