Studio

Our studio is the heart of our creative process, and has been designed to encourage a culture of collaboration and innovation.

We have created spaces to experiment, explore and exhibit; it is the ideal place to create architecture that inspires.
    Studio
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    About
    Founded in 2009, we have a wealth of experience designing and delivering innovative buildings across multiple sectors including workplace, housing and placemaking.

    We became an Employee Ownership Trust in 2018 reinforcing our identity as a design focused collective, diverse in skill and backgrounds who share a passion for progressive architecture and innovative solutions.

    We take pride in creating well considered places to be used and enjoyed.
    01
    About
    Founded in 2009, we have a wealth of experience designing and delivering innovative buildings across multiple sectors including workplace, housing and placemaking.

    We became an Employee Ownership Trust in 2018 reinforcing our identity as a design focused collective, diverse in skill and backgrounds who share a passion for progressive architecture and innovative solutions.

    We take pride in creating well considered places to be used and enjoyed.
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      Our approach
        We work as a collective in a transparent and logical way. We do not have a house style and believe that every project should be looked at afresh.

        We create desirable places to live and work that are richly detailed and diverse in character, celebrating the culture, customs and heritage of their setting, reinforcing a sense of identity and place.
        Through our engaging design process of sketching, model making, drawing and discussion, we deliver great buildings that people talk about and enjoy.
        03
        Our team
        Our strength is the energy and creativity of the people we work with.

        As an Employee Ownership Trust, our structure allows us to nurture individual talent and reward collective success, providing incentive and opportunity for people to flourish. Our people are our business; it is personal.
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        Our team
        Our strength is the energy and creativity of the people we work with.

        As an Employee Ownership Trust, our structure allows us to nurture individual talent and reward collective success, providing incentive and opportunity for people to flourish. Our people are our business; it is personal.
          12 nationalities
          12 years
          1 studio
          12 nationalities
          12 years
          1 studio
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          Our clients

            ABP (London) Investment Limited

            Aldau Developments

            Appin Land

            Apt Works Ltd

            Arax Properties

            Claymore Wealth Management

            Dean Street Soho Limited

            DEEP R&D Limited

            East End Community Foundation

            Elysian Residences

            Erec Estates

            European Land & Property Limited

            Godwin Group

            HB Reavis UK Ltd

            Helen Hamlyn Trust

            Hortensia Property Development LLP

            idé Real Estate

            Inderpal Matheru

            Lamb's Passage Real Estate Limited

            Landsec

            LifeCare Residencies

            LinkCity

            London Green

            Londonewcastle

            Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd

            Maplewood

            Marcol Group

            Markab Capital

            Mason & Fifth

            McLaren Property

            MHA Associates Ltd

            Montila Developments

            Muse Developments Ltd

            National Grid Property

            Nuhu Developments Ltd

            Opai Investments Ltd

            Orchestra London

            Pushkin House

            Quadrant Estates

            re:shape

            Royal London Asset Management

            Royal London UK Real Estate Fund

            St William Homes LLP

            Tate & Lyle Plc

            Tenhurst

            Tishman Speyer

            Transport for London

            UNINN Parkside Development Ltd

            Urbanest UK Ltd

            Waterman House Investments Limited

            Wates Residential

            Westbourne Capital Partners

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            Careers at Apt
            We are always looking to nurture and grow talented and creative people.

            We pride ourselves on our diverse, challenging and exciting studio atmosphere which offers opportunities for individual growth and career progression.

            Please either respond to an advertised position, or if there are no active roles listed feel free to apply speculatively on recruitment@apt.london.
              Current opportunities

              • 26.04.22
                Project Architect

                Apt is currently looking to hire project architects to join our growing team in Clerkenwell, London. 

                The Role 

                We are seeking to appoint highly motivated and talented PROJECT ARCHITECTS who are passionate about working in a dynamic environment.

                We are looking for exceptional candidates to successfully lead and motivate teams of architects and assistants.

                The successful candidate must be design-led and have proven experience delivering high-quality spaces across a range of project scales and sectors. Experience across all RIBA stages is essential. 

                Candidates should be able to demonstrate the following: 

                • at least 5 years post Part III experience
                • a background that demonstrates excellent design skills
                • experience of running projects across a range of work stages, including on site
                • experience of heading a project team under the direct supervision of a Project or Studio leader
                • be comfortable interpreting design direction and delivering to the highest technical standards
                • experience producing information for tender in Revit
                • be confident in presenting emerging design ideas to clients & consultants
                • be confident in presenting emerging design ideas to senior colleagues for internal review
                • be capable of developing project programmes and design deliverables
                • be fluent in Adobe creative suite
                • excellent verbal and sketch communication skills
                • ambitions to develop their career and contribute to the success and growth of the studio

                Please submit your cover letter, digital CV and work examples using the ‘Apply Here’ link below with ‘Project Architect Application’ in the subject heading. 

                Remuneration is dependent upon experience. Apt is an equal opportunities employer.

                Please note that due to the high volume of applicants, we will only be in contact should you be invited to interview.
              • 26.04.22
                Architects
                Apt is seeking to appoint highly motivated and talented ARCHITECTS We are looking for individuals who are passionate about their work, design-led in their ideas, people who understand what high quality delivery is, are dynamic thinkers and doers, and excellent communicators.  If you can prove that you have the experience (suited to your level) and the aptitude to do great work and stand out within great teams, then come and join us. 

                Architects must be able to demonstrate:
                • At least 2+ years post Part 3 experience working on similar project scale and construction value to Apt's portfolio of projects.
                • Ability to sketch and translate ideas
                • Revit knowledge.
                • Cladding experience desired but not essential (there are multiple roles). Specify if you have cladding experience.
                • Your contribution to projects

                About Us

                Apt is an architectural practice underpinned by a creative and collaborative approach. We create architecture that inspires through great design, innovation, and craftsmanship.

                We work as a collective in a transparent and respectful way. We do not have a house style, we look at every project afresh; creating desirable places to live and work that are richly detailed and diverse in character. Celebrating the culture, customs and heritage of their setting, reinforcing a sense of identity and place.

                From our studio in Clerkenwell, the heart of London’s design district, we work across multiple sectors including housing, commercial, heritage, arts and community projects of all shapes and sizes across London and the UK.

                Applicants must be already eligible to work in the UK.

                Please submit your cover letter, digital CV and work examples using the ‘apply’ link below with 'Architect' Application in the subject heading. Remuneration is dependent upon experience. Apt is an equal opportunities employer.

                Due to the high volume of applicants, please note we will only be in contact should you be invited to interview.

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