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Urban Designer / Master Planner - London

Job details
Posting date: 19 August 2019
Salary: £33,800 to £43,000 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 16 September 2019
Location: London, UK
Company: Atkins
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: R-031753

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Atkins have exciting new opportunities in our Building Design Practice for Urban Designers / Master planners in our London office.

At Atkins, we take pride in creating lasting urban environments with meaningful social consequence, striving to add real value to people’s lives. Our team brings this passion and commitment to the delivery of our projects, giving shape to innovative and sustainable places that lie at the heart of communities across the UK and around the world.

You will have the opportunity to use the skills that you have developed on our high-profile masterplanning projects across a range of scales for the public and private sector, coordinating multi-disciplinary teams of building design professionals, economists and commercial managers.

The opportunities would particularly suit Urban Designers / Masterplanners who can demonstrate broad experience of related work in the UK strategic land and residential sector, as well as of urban regeneration and infrastructure redevelopment schemes.

Please note the closing date for applications is midnight on date 16th September 2019.

Salary: Competitive

As Urban Designer / Masterplanner you will be responsible for activities including:
Leading in the production of high-quality urban design and master planning projects;
Support in the preparation of technical bids and fee proposals for master planning and urban design projects and other major infrastructure projects where appropriate;
Project management of master planning projects involving multi-disciplinary teams, including the application of all Atkins business management systems;
Developing and maintaining relationships with clients, attending meetings, workshops and seminars;
Other duties associated with the main role and responsibilities will be requested from time to time.

Master’s degree in urban design or comparable qualification;
Client focused with good management skills;
Strong communication skills, both written and spoken;
Excellent graphic design skills with a minimum fluency in AUTOCAD and Adobe Creative Suite;
Have experience on masterplanning related station and railway improvement projects;
Familiar with Homes England Framework and have a track record of wining and submitting projects through the framework;
Have had broad involvement in Garden village related materplanning projects;
Have a well-developed understanding of the UK Planning System and a track record of submitting outline applications;
Be available to travel across the UK and work away from home, when required.

ATKINS, part of the SNC Lavalin Group, is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview.

If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

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