Project Manager/Senior Architectural Technician – Birmingham Office

Birmingham office

Harrison are looking for a talented Project Manager/Senior Architectural Technician to join our Sutton Coldfield team. With a genuine love of food and drink, and a good knowledge of the sector, you will have a passion for design in the hospitality industry.

The position is for a qualified Project Manager/Senior Architectural Technician with a proven track record of delivering successful hospitality projects. You will develop interior design projects from concept through to implementation, across a range of brands and independent operations.

The ideal candidate will have experience of running jobs and demonstrate a good understanding of all stages of the design process.


To develop and implement Harrison construction standards and related processes in order to maintain and grow the company’s credibility in the technical aspect of our work with the client.

To act as project technician, being principally targeted towards projects which have a particular strategic importance as a new brand or for a new client.

To be responsible, in conjunction with the project designer, for the building design and detailing, local authority negotiation, liaison with other consultants, liaison with client, and overall team accountability in these areas.

To produce CAD drawings as specified by your Team Manager, complying with the company’s methods, numbering and filing system, and to the standards expected of a Senior Technician.

To work, with other team members, on the budgetary control of projects.

To work with other team members in the development of projects from briefing to completion, liaising with the Team Manager (and the Senior Designer where appropriate) agreeing with team members their specific tasks and responsibilities on a project by project bases.

To assume the role of site supervising officer on specific projects, varying in accordance with project type. i.e. design led or build led.

To assist in the training and development of Junior Technicians, supervising their work and aiding with skill growth.

Ongoing development of the implementation of CAD products in order to increase the productivity and efficiency of the practice.

Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of 5 years professional experience in hospitality design
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • On site experience
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment to tight deadlines
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Strong and confident client communication skills

Harrison are an award winning, international design and architecture practice, based in Birmingham, London, Dallas and Dubai. We work across a wide range of clients, in a variety of sectors including: restaurants, pubs, bars, casual dining, nightclubs, casinos, hotels and mixed leisure. We will provide you with the very best training and development, and also for the best candidate, offer you a very challenging, rewarding and varied career.

Please email your CV and Portfolio to:

Closing date: Open Advert



Closing date: 30 November 2018