Graduate Urban Designer

Bournemouth office

Do you have a passion for creating places for people to thrive in?

We are looking for an Urban Designer but can be from a Landscape Architecture course wishing to work on significant UK projects!  
Applicant details:

Are you working towards or recently gained

  • MA or PgDip Urban Design or Landscape Architecture or similar

Essential skills

You will be able to demonstrate:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong design skills expressed through hand and computer illustrations with a particular focus on site analysis and response.
  • Good research skills
  •  Knowledge of local regional and national planning policies
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and proactive

Some experience of VectorWorks, Adobe Creative Suite, GIS knowledge, Visualisation and 3d modelling is desirable.
Employer details

This is an exciting opportunity to join an award winning inter-disciplinary practice with over 35 years 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.
The role:

The successful candidate will assist and support the Urban Design team and develop their professional skills whilst working on a wide range of tasks, including but not exclusive to: site visits, site analysis, preparation of supporting master plan drawings and inputting into design lead documents for both private and public sector clients.  

We offer:

A competitive salary, 8% employer contribution pension scheme, life insurance, 25 days annual leave (rising to 30 days with length of service), paid public holidays, flexible working – home/ office, CPD opportunities and a dynamic office environment.
To apply please upload:

Your cover letter, CV and Portfolio (minimum of 4xA4 and ideally one masterplan). Please keep the total size of your files to below 10mb.

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


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