Researcher, Architectural and Urban History (Heritage Team) - Montagu Evans

5 Bolton St, London W1J 8BA

Montagu Evans has been providing expert advice in the property sector for nearly 100 years.

We are proud of that heritage - just as we are proud of our reputation as a highly professional firm of chartered surveyors and property consultants. We do not stand still and are forever adapting, constantly looking at innovative ways to service our clients and deliver forward thinking solutions.

About the role

We are looking for an intelligent and highly-motivated individual to join our Heritage and Townscape team as a Researcher. The successful candidate will have a postgraduate degree in architectural or urban history, and demonstrable experience of undertaking primary and secondary research into the built environment.

You will be an agile thinker who can apply academic rigor to practical issues in a commercial context. Whether investigating a medieval parish church or a post-war housing estate, you will be capable of producing clear and authoritative written work that reflects your knowledge and appreciation of architecture and urban history.

We offer a highly competitive remuneration package and a rewarding career.

Reports to: Partner, Heritage Team.

Person specification


  • Strong research skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • High service delivery skills.
  • Excellent communicator, both written and verbal.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Committed and organised.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft packages.


  • Previous research experience working in a heritage team.
  • PhD in architectural urban history.

To apply please attach your CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role and send to quoting reference Number 73 in the subject title on the email.