Senior Layout Designer - Suffolk

Location
Ipswich
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum + car
Posted
07 Mar 2018
Closes
02 May 2018
Ref
JO0000028549
Contact
Joey Waller
Job Function
Master Planner
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Layout Designer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Layout Designer to join a multi award-winning Housing Developer based just outside of Ipswich. This developer has been established over 20 years and in that time, has grown from a small local company into a significant builder of quality homes, appearing twice in the Sunday Times list of the UK's top 100 fastest growing companies. The developer's commitment to style and quality has been recognised both locally and nationally by many in the house building industry.

As part of their continued expansion, they are looking to recruit a talented Senior Layout Designer. Reporting directly to the Head of Design, you who will become actively involved in a wide variety of exciting residential projects throughout East Anglia.

The ideal candidate must have UK based residential architectural/developer experience.

Essential Requirements:
*A good understanding of urban design principles
*Excellent CAD skills including the use of Photoshop
*Freehand sketching skills
*Ability to prepare detailed, commercially viable, feasibility sketches and studies in accordance with site brief
*Ability to prepare and compile detailed planning application drawings including house types, site layouts and material schedules
*Confidence to be able to take full responsibility and leadership on schemes in addition to working as part of a small dedicated team
*Brief, instruct and coordinate external consultants as required
*Excellent oral and visual communication skills
*Keen to join a progressive, award winning and multi-talented design team
*Appreciation of what constitutes 'good design' is essential
*A minimum 5 years' experience working within a UK residential developer or architectural environment
A highly competitive salary and benefits package would be on offer to the successful applicant, likely to be in the range of £35,000 - £45,000 per annum dependant on experience. A fully expensed company car or car allowance, 5 weeks annual leave and, upon completion of your probationary period, optional company pension scheme and private healthcare.

Any candidates wishing to apply must have the experience detailed above - this is a senior position and as such, candidates must be able to demonstrate those specific levels of expertise.

Please forward your CV and portfolio through to Joey Waller at Conrad Consulting or contact Joey on 01728 726 140 for further information.

Senior Layout Designer