Associate Director. Urban Designer & Masterplanner
The reason for this hire is simple. The practice has a lot of work on and the Head of Urban Design and Masterplanning is stretched too thinly. The requirement is for a senior level Urban Designer and Masterplanner to take the lead role in all UK work. This will allow the head of sector to devote more time to the international work that the practice has on. The new hire will then develop the UK market and the Head of Urban Design will leverage more international work.
It's a very well-established team in a globally recognised practices. The company has fantastic resources and the quality of their work is second to none. To this end, the person who secures this job will have a running start with clients and support already in place.
We need someone who more than just a great designer. They'll need the energy and enthusiasm to help grow the UK Urban Design and Masterplanning offering. It's a client-facing role and part of it will be identifying and winning new business and repeat business opportunities.
You'll receive mentoring from one of the industry's most respected figures. A preeminent designer and one who has worked across the globe. There is a team in place for you to lead and loads of headroom to progress and you'll be given the whole of the UK as your region.
As the role is focussed on the UK market, applicants will need to have a significant track record of UK projects. We expect people to already be managing teams and acting as the main point of contact for clients.
Salary will commensurate with ability and track record.