Careers

Always looking for talent

Why join us?

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Leading a changing industry

You can help drive the digital evolution in construction by joining RIBA Enterprises. Whatever your skills and talents, we offer a wide range of interesting roles working across many of the tools and services that construction professionals rely on in their everyday lives.

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Achieving full potential

At RIBA Enterprises we are focused on developing a dynamic culture and creating exciting careers. Whether your career goals are to progress or specialise, we will support you every step of the way.

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A welcoming culture

We believe that collaboration is the key to our success. We encourage our colleagues to mix and share ideas and experiences, be that through our internal knowledge sharing seminars, our cross company working groups, or socially through our Christmas parties and the annual concert by our cross-company band. We also invest in our community through charity fundraising and volunteering as part of our CSR commitment.

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Recognising expertise

We recognise that our success to date has been made possible due to the dedication and expertise of the people who work here. We all share a commitment to quality and a passion to deliver and exceed expectations ensuring the best possible experience to all of our customers. We’d love you to be part of it.

Benefits

We hope you’re excited by the opportunities that come with working at RIBA Enterprises. In addition to our innovative culture, we offer a competitive benefits package.

Annual leave

Our annual leave policy means that you will have 25 days, plus bank holidays, to jet off somewhere sunny.

Salary

Our competitive salaries are reviewed annually.

Pension

Your future matters to us, so we offer an outstanding pension provision.

Birthday and Christmas shop

Our little gift to you. You can take a full day off for your birthday, as well as half a day at Christmas to help beat the shopping crowds.

Personal and professional development

From conferences to degrees, we support your success and growth every step of the way.

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We offer two days of paid leave so you can have a positive impact by volunteering in the local community.

We’re looking for people with a wide range of skills and experiences to work right across our business. Whether your talents lie in software development, customer engagement or technical authoring, you’ll find a range of roles on offer where you can make a real difference.

Graduate Software Developer

Newcastle · Contract · Full Time · Closes: 30/04/2017

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Graduate Software Developer to join our award winning Research and Development department. Using leading edge development tools, the latest software and agile methodologies, you will work on innovative products that are truly leading the way in the construction industry. Examples of our recent award winning digital solutions are: http://www.theNBS.com/create and http://www.theNBS.com/bimtoolkit.
Posted: 23/03/2017

Technical Author – Building Internals Team

Newcastle · Permanent · Full Time · Closes: 21/04/2017

We currently have an exciting opportunity within our Technical team for an experienced Architecture professional, who can author technical content. This position is critical to ensuring NBS remains recognised by the UK industry as a leader in technical content delivery. The role of the Technical Author – Building Internals Team is to research, develop, author and review technical information and guidance for new and existing NBS products and publications. The Technical Team within RIBA Enterprises works with NBS Specification Products and is committed to offering distinctive, innovative specification and information solutions to the construction industry. They ensure that the industry has the latest standards, technologies and product information for specifying construction products.
Posted: 23/03/2017

Editor – Technical Team

Newcastle · Permanent · Full Time · Closes: 21/04/2017

Our NBS Brand offers innovative specification and construction information products, supported by a very experienced team of technical authors; We now have an exciting opportunity within our Technical team for an experienced Editor to join the team. The Technical team with RIBA Enterprises works with NBS Specification Products and is committed to offering distinctive, innovative specification and information solutions to the construction industry. They ensure that the industry has the latest standards, technologies and product in information for specifying construction products.
Posted: 23/03/2017

NBS Account Manager - Central

Remote · Permanent · Full Time · Closes: 06/04/2017

NBS, part of RIBA Enterprises, the knowledge management business of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). At NBS, we are committed to offering distinctive, innovative specification and information solutions to construction industry professionals. Due to retirement we currently have a vacancy in the NBS Field Sales team. This is a prestigious sales position within a credible organisation. The successful Account Manager will cover Central England, will be home based and located in and around Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool or Sheffield
Posted: 13/03/2017

Recruitment Consultant

London · Permanent · Full Time · Closes: 30/03/2017

RIBA Appointments provide the highest quality standards of service in the architecture and design recruitment sector. We have established close working relationships with many up-and-coming architecture practices as well as the top design firms. We have an opportunity for 2 experienced recruitment consultants to help us match the best talent with vacancies from a broad range of architectural practices. The successful candidates will be expected to take an ethical approach in matching candidates to vacancies. They will also need to demonstrate the drive, passion and enthusiasm required to improve and develop our existing relationships, while building new client and candidate relationships
Posted: 08/03/2017

Technical Research Placement

Newcastle · Contract · Full Time · Closes: 28/04/2017

We are currently accepting applications from students who are looking to complete a 12 month placement as part of a Construction related degree (other subjects may be considered) ; the placement will be within our Technical Information Research team. Commencing summer 2017, for a period of up to 12 months. Successful candidates will be contacted after the closing date of 28th April 2017, with first stage interviews taking place end of May 2017. The Technical Information Research team sits within the Research, Analysis and Forecasting Team within RIBA Enterprises and is based in our Newcastle office. Its role is to provide and understanding of trends and issues within the construction industry to guide further technical developments within the wider business.
Posted: 27/02/2017

Research Placement

Newcastle · Contract · Full Time · Closes: 28/04/2017

We are currently accepting applications from students who are looking to complete a 12 month placement as part of a Business, Marketing or Construction related degree (other subjects may be considered) ; the placement will be within our Research, Analysis and Forecasting Team. Commencing summer 2017, for a period of up to 12 months. Successful candidates will be contacted after the closing date of 28th April 2017, with first stage interviews taking place end of May 2017. The Research, Analysis and Forecasting team is responsible for providing a deep understanding of trends within the construction industry to guide the wider business. The placement will work closely with the Market Research Coordinator and others in the team, to help research these areas and summarise the key findings.
Posted: 27/02/2017

Construction Product Specification Writer

Newcastle · Permanent · Full Time · Closes: 31/03/2017

The Product Information Department is responsible for creating content to represent manufacturer’s product information for inclusion within NBS Plus, NBS National BIM Library and RIBA Product Selector. The Product Information Writer will contribute to the creation, development and maintenance of product information to serve RIBA Enterprises products. The success of this role relies upon creating high quality product information that is valued by end users. The role involves providing customers with high levels of service and excellent attention to detail whilst delivering on time and within budget.
Posted: 10/02/2017

Placement - Service Desk Assistant

Newcastle · Contract · Full Time · Closes: 28/04/2017

We are currently accepting applications from students who are looking to complete a 12 month placement as part of an IT related qualification, the placement will be within our Business Systems Service Desk Team. The placement will commence summer 2017, for a period of up to 12 months. Successful candidates will be contacted after the closing date of 28th April 2017, with first stage interviews taking place end of May 2017. RIBA Enterprises’ Business Systems department supports over 260 staff using IT facilities within the company offices, from home and on mobile devices. Effective first line support is an essential part of the Company’s success. The Business Systems Service Desk supports our staff with their day-to-day IT and telephony issues.
Posted: 19/01/2017