Associate Director: Urban Design

London office

Want to make great projects happen?

What we are looking for:

  • 6-9 years post graduate Urban Design experience

  • Strong conceptual and analytical design skills

  • Excellent design flair and creative approach to urban design and masterplanning 

  • Extensive experience of and working within the English planning system

  • Competence in CreativeSuite/CAD software

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills

  • Experience of managing various scale projects

  • Strong understanding of project expenditure and fee monitoring

  • Business development experience desirable

Employer details:

This is an exciting opportunity to join an award winning inter-disciplinary practice dedicated to creating successful environments.  We operate throughout the UK with offices in London, Birmingham and Bournemouth.  We provide inspired and imaginative planning and design solutions, unlocking opportunities at the forefront of best practice and at the cutting edge of commercial thinking.

Our team is passionate for both the design and creation of new places.  We expect our staff to oversee the work of junior members and to work as a team.  We are enthusiastic and lateral thinkers, taking care to listen to a client, understand commercial requirements and deliver solutions. 

Are you interested in us?

We require an experienced Urban Designer to join our London office, to assist and develop our Urban Design team whilst working on a variety of projects for both public and private sector clients.  The position will involve a broad range and scale of projects focussing on new settlements, urban regeneration and  mixed use residential developments on greenfield and brown field sites.

Do you have the drive and enthusiasm to develop your career at TOR?

To apply please upload:  Your cover letter, CV and Portfolio (minimum of 4xA4) of work. Please keep the total size of your files to below 10mb.

Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.

If you have previously applied for a position at TOR please reapply as all applications will be considered.


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