Urban Designer

Location
Derbyshire
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
22 Mar 2017
Closes
22 Apr 2017
Sector
Consultancy
Function
Planner

Planning & Design Practice is a leading town planning and architectural consultancy looking to recruit a town Planner/Senior Planner and an Urban Designer to join our team in Derby. 

We are a highly regarded team of professionals with development projects in a wide range of sectors including housing, commercial, leisure, agriculture and mixed use. We have an excellent record of success in achieving planning consents across a range of sectors including;

  • Housing
  • Commercial
  • Leisure
  • Agriculture and mixed use.

Much of our work is in rural areas and edge of urban locations and many of the sites are sensitive in landscape and historic environment terms.We are strong adherents of sustainable development.

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 can aid the development of your career. The post holders will be working closely with clients including developers, landowners, agents and investors.

Job summary

For the urban design role, you must have proven experience in master planning. Good knowledge of a range of image-based software is also important. The ideal candidate should be able to clearly articulate best practice and provide innovative and practical solutions, demonstrate a clear understanding of place, and be able to develop proposals which can articulate local character and form while delivering inspiring, attractive and sustainable places to live and work. Planning and Design Practice is committed to a policy of equal opportunities.

We offer competitive salaries with benefits and an attractive benefits package. This is an excellent opportunity to join a vibrant and progressive consultancy and help shape its future. To informally and confidentially discuss the roles please contact Jonathan Jenkin, Managing Director on 01332 347371. Please send your CV with a covering letter in confidence to Diane Johns, Office Manager.

No agency interest, please.