Architect 3-5 years' experience (Belfast, Northern Ireland)

Full time, Permanent

MoreySmith is looking for an ambitious Architect, with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in contemporary building refurbishments or an architectural background with an interiors focus. We have an exciting range of commercial and hotel schemes and are seeking talented individuals with the architectural skills to contribute to a wide selection of design and technically challenging projects. The job will be based in MoreySmith’s satellite office in Belfast.

Skills to include:

• Experience in the submission of detailed planning and listed building applications and other statutory consents
• Experience of cladding packages / coordination
• Flexibility, to work as part of a large team or able to lead a small project team
• Adept at carrying out detailed coordination with other consultants
• On site experience, working closely with contractors to ensure a high level of finish
• Good knowledge of bespoke joinery detailing and specialist finishes
• Excellent AutoCAD and Revit skills

Interviewees are expected to:

• Offer examples of completed planning/listed building packages
• Demonstrate experience in taking a concept through to completion
• Be articulate, show initiative and be capable of working as part of a dynamic team
• Hold ARB accreditation


Senior Interior Designer (8 years' plus experience)

Full time, Permanent

MoreySmith is looking for a creative senior interior designer to join their team. The ideal candidate will have 8 years’ plus experience in interior design with particular experience in workplace, hospitality and high-end residential sectors. Salary package will be based on experience.

Skills to include:
Creative, innovative and ability to articulate
Strong sketching and visualisation skills required
Strong knowledge for materiality 
FF&E skills essential
Proven design management skills
Proven ability to work with within budgets
Self-motivated, proactive and passionate about pushing the boundaries of design
Collaborative with good interpersonal skills and strong team player essential
Strong communication skills essential
Continuous desire to learn and develop
Proven client management skills and project running ability 
Knowledge and experience of the workplace environment and progressive ways of working

Digital skills:
Microsoft Office
Modelling software

Additional notes:
At interview the candidate should bring projects that best demonstrate their abilities as well as sketch books and any digital media that supports their application. The interviewer will be looking for strong presentation skills, design articulation and creative and innovative design solutions.


Internship for Creative Interior Designer / Interior Architect


MoreySmith have opportunities for competent creative interior designers / interior architects to join the team on a paid internship of three months to one year - TBD.

Candidates should demonstrate the following:
Keen passion for design and to learn and develop
Good sketching and visualisation skills
Demonstrate ability to work as part of a team
Demonstrate keen interest and passion for design and spatial design
Proven design eye and articulation of ideas
Good understanding of materiality and design detail
Collaborative working with good interpersonal skills
Self-motivated and proactive

  • Additional notes:
    • Present projects / work which demonstrate the candidate best as a creative designer
    • Communicate clearly
    • Bring sketchbooks