contact us

1 Architecture
3 Lamp Office Court
Lambs Conduit Street
London WC1N 3NF
+44 (0)20 7430 2424
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2 Decoration
49 Lambs Conduit Street
London WC1N 3NG
+44 (0)20 7430 2424
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3 Pentreath & Hall
17 Rugby Street
London WC1N 3QT
+44 (0)20 7430 2526
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General Enquiries
Zoe Wightman is the Studio Manager and heads office and retail PR. If you have a project or development that you would like to discuss with us, please contact Zoe for more information.

Zoe Wightman
enquiries@benpentreath.com

jobs

Job Opportunities
As a small studio we do not hire often, but we are always on the lookout for talented designers to work with.

Please send your CV, covering letter, availability and notice periods, current salary and portfolio (including office drawings) by post or email to:

Zoe Wightman
Ben Pentreath
3 Lamp Office Court
London WC1N 3NF

jobs@benpentreath.com
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You can upload your document here instead (recipient Zoe).

Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive, we won’t be able to respond to everyone individually.

current positions

Part II Architectural Assistant / Part III Architect

 

We are currently seeking an experienced Part II Architectural Assistant or Part III Architect to join our busy and friendly architectural studio in Bloomsbury.

The ideal candidate will have excellent technical and presentation skills, along with a conscientious and sensitive approach to design.

An enjoyment of working in a small team, excellent organisation and communication skills combined with a proactive approach will also be key for this role.

A good working knowledge of Vectorworks is imperative; a clear understanding of SketchUp, Photoshop and other programs are advantageous. Hand drawing skills are also very welcome.

The practice is currently working on a variety of new build and restoration private residential projects, as well as a number of mixed-use masterplanning schemes. Experience in these sectors would also be beneficial.

 

Please send your CV, covering letter, availability/notice periods, current salary and portfolio (including office drawings) by email to: jobs@benpentreath.com

Or by post to:

Ben Pentreath Ltd,

3 Lamp Office Court,

London WC1N 3NF.

 

The deadline for applications is 6pm on Friday 17th May.

 

Regrettably owing to volume of applications it will only be possible to contact successful applicants for interview.

Part Time Bookkeeper Vacancy

 

An opportunity has arisen for a friendly, motivated and reliable part-time bookkeeper to support our busy architecture and interior decoration practice in Bloomsbury.

 

This is a new position for the company. Our ideal candidate is an enthusiastic, organised, helpful, conscientious and proactive person who enjoys being part of a good-natured, creative environment and can support the business as it grows.

 

The role requires:

  • General bookkeeping across all office and shop accounts
  • Processing and recording supplier invoices
  • Preparing VAT returns for external accountants. Answering their queries.
  • Supporting the interior decoration department with general accounting administration and client account reconciliation
  • Shop payments reconciliation
  • General office assistance and administration at quieter times

 

The candidate will ideally have the following skills and experience:

  • Prior accounting experience
  • Proficiency in use of Quickbooks
  • Competency with use of Macs
  • Very good understanding of Microsoft Office, particularly good Excel skills
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Honesty and discretion.

 

Two days per week.

 

Competitive salary commensurate with experience.

Please send your CV and covering letter along with availability to:

jobs@benpentreath.com

 

Regrettably, owing to volume of applications it will only be possible to contact successful applicants for interview.

We are an equal opportunities employer.