Urban Designer

£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
12 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Urban Designer

A private practice in Nottingham is looking for planners/urban designers (must be MRTPI qualified) with experience in the preparation or determination of planning applications and appeals along with associated negotiations for large scale housing development sites. Applicants should have experience of planning committee and have a good all-around planning knowledge. They must possess professional writing skills with an ability and confidence to provide clear advice to clients and produce a range of reports.

For the urban design role, applicants must have proven experience in master planning design and producing large scale housing development sites for outline & detailed planning permissions to fulfil local plan requirements and be able to show examples of their work. The ideal candidate should be able to clearly articulate best practice and provide innovative and practical solutions. They should have a clear understanding of place, and be able to develop proposals which can articulate local character and form while delivering inspiring, attractive, practical and sustainable places to live and work - meeting the needs of future residents and the employed. Such proposals must also be developable and viable. The urban design role requires good CAD skills and knowledge of a range of image based software for example, the Adobe suite. Whilst also producing planning and presentation documents in adobe in design.

All roles offer the opportunity to work in a multi- disciplinary environment with access to a broad knowledge base and with the support of experts across the practice. We believe in personal and professional development and we will aid the development of your career. The post holders will be working closely with clients including developers, landowners, agents and investors. There is potential to begin working with an upward moving Urban Master-planning studio and assist in the creation and development further of the brand.

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