Architect from 3 to 6 years’ experience

ALLEN KAUFMANN Architekten, an International architecture studio, is currently seeking to appoint an architect from 3 to 6 years’ experience to its Berlin studio.

The applicant will be skilled in autonomously organizing and managing projects, and will possess a strong aptitude for working independently and/or in small teams. The applicant will have three to six years’ experience in the development and management of architectural projects, project resource management, client relations, organisation of the various project stages and on site experience. Knowledge of English and/or German essential.

This position is open to all with the above mentioned qualifications. We ask that both CV and Portfolio be submitted in hard copy with a maximum number of 10 pages in A4 format (but we will accept digital format as well). Applications that do not comply with this requirement will not be considered. Submitted CVs and Portfolios will not be returned.

Please also include a declaration authorizing the use of confidential information in accordance with current privacy regulations (GDPR – European Regulation UE 2016/679).

Please indicate the position applied for using the following wording: Architect from 3 to 6 years’ experience.



ALLEN KAUFMANN is interested in collaborations with interns/Erasmus students/apprentices with a serious motivation for making models, drawings, researching and working in Berlin. We are an international office based in Berlin, practicing hands-on architecture and design while exercising restraint. We work at various scales with a focus on design and detail.

— Model making skills and knowledge – precision and speed is an asset.
— Some command of various drawing programs, preferably AutoCad, Sketchup and Adobe.
— Local and/or international experience working with fabricators, cnc operators, laser cutting, carpenters, etc.
— Present a summary and make recommendations on potential projects to the leadership team.
— Housekeeping of relevant submission documents and records, company information

If you are intersted in joining our team, please contact us at

Business Manager

ALLEN KAUFMANN is searching for a part-time business manager.


— Act as a point of contact for potential clients

— Keep a contemporaneous record of all new potential projects

— Present a summary and make recommendations on potential projects to the leadership team

— Prepare bid and tender responses and competition documentation (on InDesign.)

— Write, proof and edit texts in English and German

— Prepare external and internal presentations

— Housekeeping of relevant submission documents and records, company information, previous answers

Skills and competencies:

— Fluent spoken and written English and German is essential (Fluency in another language an advantage)

— Proficiency in administrative and organisational duties, research and report writing

— MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

— Extensive experience with InDesign is essential