We are hiring...

— 26 Nov 2019 by Magnus Strom

Ström Architects is looking for a newly qualified architect to join our studio in Lymingotn, Hampshire.

Ström Architects is a small, niche architectural practice specialising in the design of contemporary homes. 

We currently work on houses all over the UK as well as Sweden, Spain and the US.  

The studio is located in Lymington - a beautiful coastal town 2h from London and 30 mins from Southampton or Bournemouth. The location in the New Forest, right on the coast, offers great potential for water sports, cycling and other leisure activities; providing a great opportunity for an exciting new start for the right candidate.

The role will be varied, and it is important that you are confident at all RIBA work stages and can run your own projects and be flexible in your approach.

The ideal candidate should have the following skills and experience:

  • Experience of high-end residential work
  • A strong design portfolio
  • Documented technical and detailing experience
  • Job running experience from inception to completion an advantage
  • Ability to work as part of a team but also individually - must be able to take initiative and be creative
  • Ability to work to a varying workload and tight deadlines
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Excellent SketchUp skills
  • Proficient in CAD (we use VectorWorks) and Adobe Suite,
  • Attention to detail is essential – in design, but also writing and presentation of work
  • Full UK/ EU Driving license

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send an email to studio@stromarchitects.com and include the following:

  • An attached letter outlining your experience, ambitions, availability, and salary expectations.
  • A C.V.
  • A PDF portfolio of maximum of 10MB showcasing your work, including images and text.


Please note:  Due to the number of applications we receive, we regret that we will only reply to those we wish to interview.