CDS / CA

CDS / CA

Craddock Design Services / Craddock Architects Nuneaton

RJCA, or R J Craddock Associates are based in Nuneaton, I completed a work experience week with RJCA and then 6 months of Part 1 architectural assistant work back in 2005/2006. I started working for them again in 2016.

John Craddock, looking to retire, welcomed me back to help transition to a new company. To aid in the change, they approached me to become the practice manager and help mitigate loss of business with changing hands while also upgrading systems and developing clients. Changing from John Craddock Designs JCD and R. J. Craddock Associates RJCA to Craddock Design Services CDS and Craddock Architects CA.

Responsibilities:

Overseeing the adoption of digital filing and the transition to a paperless office and a new framework within the Google suite of products, looking after our clients through the Drive suite and completing our office organisation through Google Sheets and Docs.

Organising the client job lists for the new companies, while keeping the work flow smooth and generating revenue for the new owners while pushing for expansion to suit their overall goals.

Continuity of work flow.

Skills developed:

I continue to develop these businesses to this day with the new Directors and look to the future and all it can bring.