Senior Urban Designer
Permanent | Birmingham, West Midlands | | £30,000 to £40,000
Job Reference: 15193
One of the UK’s leading Design and Planning Consultancies is in search of an experienced and enthusiastic Urban Design professional to join their growing design team. This position will be based in their West Midlands region located in central Birmingham.
This company is very well established for the inter-disciplinary services they offer and as a result, they are fortunate to have an enviable and long-lasting clientele consisting of landowners and bespoke and national house builders. The person they appoint will have the opportunity to work within some of the following sectors; residential, commercial, mixed use, infrastructure-led new communities and regeneration.
Design input for mixed use and residential masterplans for UK projects. Production of urban design concepts supported by well-considered design rationales that take account of technical constraints. Developing design concepts from initial ideas through to sketch layouts
Communication and presentation: excellent verbal, written and illustrative communication skills are required, together with the confidence to present to a variety of audiences, including clients and large external multi-disciplinary consultancy teams
Project management: ability to work to defined briefs and tight deadlines; setting internal deadlines, managing workload and overseeing / supporting more junior members of staff in production of technical and illustrative material
Client liaison: developing and maintaining client relationships; acting as the day-to-day contact
Community consultation: assisting/facilitating at public exhibitions and community engagement workshops to inform the design process
Business Development: assisting with raising the profile of the Design team to support the generation of new client work.
Proficiency in AutoCAD and Sketch up is required.
In return, this company is offering a competitive salary and benefits package (negotiable dependent on individual experience). This would be an exciting opportunity for an experienced Urban Designer, who is ready to play a key part in the growth and development of the Design team.
To apply please send your updated CV and portfolio to email@example.com.
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