Location: London, W1G 0BG
Hours of Work: Monday - Friday, 9am-5:30pm
About the Company:
Our client is looking for an enthusiastic urban designer to join the expanding Masterplanning team. Based near Bond Street station at their HQ office in London and working with colleagues in London, Cambridge, Oxford, Leeds and further afield, you will be working on a diverse range of projects for their strong client base, with great prospects for career development across the business. In this role you will have the opportunity to develop your strong design skills in a commercially-informed environment and learn about the production and management of the built environment from property and planning perspectives.
Urban Designer Responsibilities:
•To assist the Head of Masterplanning & Urban Design and the wider design team and, at the discretion of the Partner in charge, to assume direct responsibility for carrying out the following:
•Professional masterplanning design services including drawing and written advice to clients on a variety of urban design matters;
•Negotiations with local authorities and other statutory undertakers on behalf of clients on planning applications and Masterplanning and other related matters;
•Preparation of consultation materials and attendance at public and stakeholder consultation events;
•Contribution towards the smooth running of the Masterplanning Consultancy, the Planning & Development Division and Carter Jonas
Urban Designer Requirements:
•Experience is preferable in:
•Outline, full and reserved planning applications
•Master’s degree in urban design or gained relevant postgraduate experience in the private sector
•At least 2 years’ experience in Urban Design and/or Masterplanning skills
•Excellent communicative drawing and design development skills by hand with strong attention to detail
•Demonstrable experience in working to tight deadlines and a genuine interest in the built environment
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Urban Designer Benefits:
•25 days annual leave
•4% matched pension contribution
•2 x annual salary life assurance
•Flexible benefits including: purchase additional annual leave, cycle to work scheme, gym membership discounts, health cash plans and many more!
If you think that you are suitable for this Urban Designer role, please apply now!