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Urban Designer – Hampshire

  • Location South East
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Competitive
  • Ref 11213

A highly successful practice with a key focus on the rapidly growing residential sector is now seeking an Urban Designer to join their busy and expanding Hampshire office.

The practice focuses on large scale residential and mixed-use schemes. Due to a number of new developments, they require an Urban designer to join its team.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Work on projects from the initial concept to delivery
  • Contribute to the design process through creative thinking and concept development
  • Working on planning applications of housing-led developments of 200 to 3000 units
  • Working on masterplan drawing design strategies and to detailed illustrations to support design principles
  • Support the production of comprehensive design and access statements
  • Day to day running of jobs including liaising with colleagues and managing junior members of teams.

Required Skills & Experience

  • A qualification in Urban Design
  • A minimum of 2 years post qualification experience
  • Experience of working on UK residential projects
  • Ability to conduct site, context and character appraisals and analysis to inform the design
  • Production of masterplan drawings, design strategies and illustrations to support design principles
  • Awareness of market requirements and development economics
  • Good attention to detail and the ability to see the bigger picture
  • Experience and understanding of community engagement
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, AutoCAD and Sketchup
  • Ability to work in a team or independently when required.

What you get back

  • Competitive
  • Payment of professional memberships
  • Free on-site parking.


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Urban Designer Job in Hampshire – Your Architecture Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: John Job Ref: 11213)