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Corstorphine & Wright Careers

Corstorphine + Wright is a leading national architectural practice with more than 100 staff working across 9 offices in the UK and Ireland.

We have doubled in size in the last 18 months and we are still always on the look out for talented architects and architectural technicians at all levels.

By joining us, you’ll be part of a growing, award-winning practice with a leading market reputation and will work with some of the leading developers and property clients across the country.

 

Our employees have the chance to build up experience across a wide range of sectors and we work closely with them to support their growth and development, whether through structured CPD or voluntary activities such University lecturing and CSR. Our staff retention rates are excellent, both due to the quality of work and our friendly, open culture.

We also believe it is important to enjoy your place of work and get to know your colleagues, so we host staff socials both within individual offices and across the company as a whole. If you are interested in joining us then get in touch by applying for one of our job vacancies below or sending us your CV.

  • Our people are at the heart of everything that we do, so we see it as very important to invest in and develop our staff to make sure that the practice is a happy, rewarding and professionally fulfilling place to be. Innovation and creativity are at their best when people enjoy the work they do, so we encourage our architects to shape their career path and get involved in the schemes and sectors that excite them. We also have a flat management structure. All directors are hands on with projects and our offices are open plan, so rather than being shut away in our own rooms we are there to talk to people and offer them the support they need.

    Jeff Downes, Director

  • I have been at the practice for 10 years now and really value the quality and variety of the projects that we get to work on. I have been involved with everything from multimillion pound mixed use masterplans to community and conservation projects, residential, public sector and commercial. You are supported to develop new skills, take on new challenges and build up a diverse portfolio of work.

    Holly Sissons, Associate Director

  • Working at Corstorphine + Wright has been a fantastic experience and the varied work has helped me to continually develop my skills and ability. The ethos of the company encourages you to do the best you can every day.

    Matthew Burnell, Head of Graphics

  • I came to Corstorphine & Wright straight from my studies at University. Since starting here my progression in quality of work as well as having confidence in my own abilities has developed beyond what I could’ve hoped to achieve in such a short space of time. Each day I come to work surrounded by many talented individuals and knowing that I have the continued support of them all, as well as the company to develop new and existing skills.

    Luke Philips, 3D Visualiser

  • I started my architectural career back in 2000 and after a spell working for large corporates returned to Corstorphine and Wright in 2017. Corstorphine and Wright is a dynamic, progressive practice whos success revolves around investment in fantastically talented staff and technology to drive exceptional architecture. As practice we nurture staff to become the best they possibly can with endless opportunity.

    Simon Crosby, Director

  • Working as Office Assistant at Corstorphine + Wright has allowed me to grow my job role exponentially in a variety of directions. I am fortunate enough to be in a position to work closely with multiple departments, from the Practice Manager and Directors through to the Finance team and the architects themselves. Having been here for nearly nine months I have undertaken vast growth in my role, taking on the company’s charity fundraising and PA duties with no knowing in which direction it will move next! Within a great company atmosphere where staff are encouraged to visit other offices and socialize, there is a professional and motivating ethos promoted throughout Corstorphine + Wright.

    Alex Holt-Schooling, Office Assistant

  • Over the past 4 years Corstorphine + Wright have provided a fast paced, challenging role. The variety of project scale, sectors, and stages have given me the opportunity to expand my expertise within a friendly, supportive and sociable office environment. The level of responsibility entrusted imparts a feeling of being a valued member of this rapidly growing successful practice.

    Nicola Buckley, Architect

  • I have really enjoyed working at Corstorphine + Wright Ltd for the last 5 years. I love being part of a growing company which is involved in so many exciting projects across the country.

    Suzanne Ross, Practice Manager