An Urban Designer is required for an award-winning architectural practice based on the outskirts of Southampton. Due to a growing in-house team, this practice is now looking to take on an Urban Designer to join them.
This practice has two offices across the UK and employs over 55 staff. They are known for providing services within the architectural, sustainability and urban design sectors. They are currently going through a strong growth period and have an ever-growing portfolio. Projects wise they work on anything from residential, care homes, retirement villages, master planning, and urban design.
As the Urban Designer, your responsibilities will include working on master plans and detailed design for housing developments throughout the UK. You will also look at the overall designs and reviews to improve any existing development and give advice on going projects. Ideally, you will have a good feel and flair for landscape as well as architectural design and masterplanning skills
The salary for this position ranges from £22,000 to £35,000 depending on previous experience.
The practice can offer you regular support and mentoring and believe in progressing from within. They also offer a great benefits package including a bonus, company pension and flexible working hours.
The role of the Urban Designer will involve:
Working on Masterplans for housing developments throughout the UK
Working on detailed designs for a range of projects
Bring flair and passion to the architectural and masterplanning design
Look at the overall design and review any existing developments
Regularly communicate and liaise with different stakeholders of projects and staff within the practice
To Be Considered: Urban designer
Degree or professional qualification in Planning and/or Urban Design
Recent and relevant planning / urban design experience
Sound technical ability in planning / urban design work
Experience in dealing with local planning and highway authorities and good negotiating skills
Live within a commutable area of Southampton
For More Information
Contact Curtis Hunter at Konker Recruitment on (020) 3858 8036 / (07954) 111664 or apply directly to the position
REF: Southampton | Urban Designer | 880039