Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Creative Architecture / Design
  • Year established:
    1991
  • UK locations:
    South East

About KSS


What is it like to work for KSS

Leadership
Leadership
A drinks night/tidy Friday takes place every fortnight and as well as having a good impact on the working environment, after the tidy up drinks are provided which enables everyone to relax and unwind after the week. This is a good chance for senior managers to chat with everyone in an informal and relaxed environment.
Personal Growth
Personal Growth
Extensive Training; linking into the CPD's they provide extensive training open to all staff. Each individual is asked to identify their training requirements for the coming year in their annual review and wherever possible demand is met. They invest significantly in personalised management, marketing and personal development training using both in house and external training agencies.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
They offer extremely competitive salaries and will always pay for the right people. Their recruitment also allows them to award individuals who bring in new members of staff through the referral scheme. It is also policy to pay salaries within the top 5% of architect’s salaries.

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Benefits:

  • Gym
    Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary or non-contributory pension scheme

  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

    Full family cover

Company Statistics

  • Annual Sales:

    £9,000,000

  • UK sites:

    2

  • Staff Turnover:

    21%

  • Average Age:

    33

  • Earning £35,000+:

    53%

  • Male : Female:

    57% / 43%

  • Male to Female ratio:

    57% / 43%

  • Staff:

    96

  • Graduate Vacancy Locations:

    Part I and II Architectural Assistants, Graphics & Interiors

  • Provides work experience?:

    Yes

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