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Urban Designer

  • Location: Southampton
  • Salary: £25k - 35k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted over 1 year ago

  • Sector: Architecture, Construction
  • Contact: Lou Maskell
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01179221441
  • Expiry Date: 10 November 2023
  • Job Ref: 398170LML

Our client is looking for a dynamic urban designer. This is an exciting opportunity for anyone who has a passion for creating amazing outdoor residential and community spaces.
The role includes carrying out and overseeing the preparation of conceptual urban design and planning work, feasibility studies, masterplanning, development briefs, design strategies and other design documents. Working with a wider team, this person will manage delegated projects in respect of timescales and client liaison.

Key Attributes and Skills Needed:
• Minimum of 2+ years of UK based experience working in an architectural practice on residential/mixed-use projects for national house builders or housing developers
• Part 2 architecture of urban design qualification
• Good attention to detail and ability to see the bigger picture
• Proficient communicator both verbally and written with good hand drawing skills
• Ability to work independently and as a team
• Proficient in using one or more of InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, AutoCAD or Sketchup rendering/visualisation packages
• Desire to progress

What We Offer:
• Competitive salary (dependant on experience)
• Flexible hybrid working arrangements – part office based/part WFH
• 21 days holiday plus bank holidays (pro rata)
• Christmas shutdown
• Company pension scheme (Royal London)
• Cycle to work scheme
• Eyecare Scheme
• Employee retail discount scheme (Edenred)
• Regular social events
• Promotion opportunities
• Good CPD programme
• Convenient location with close links to public transport