Urban Designer

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Tom Reynolds

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Urban Designer / Senior Urban Designer


Up to £42,000 p/annum



A leading Architectural firm in Hampshire is currently looking for a talented and ambitious Urban designer is seeking a dynamic and skilled Urban Designer to join their creative and collaborative Urban Design team in their Southampton office. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone passionate about crafting high-quality, lasting places that foster a sense of community and healthy living. A competitive salary and benefits package are available for the right person as well as genuine career progression opportunities.



  • Up to £42,000 p/annum (Dependent upon experience)
  • Hybrid working – 2 days per week
  • 21 days holiday
  • Christmas shutdown in addition to annual leave entitlement
  • Company pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Eyecare Scheme
  • Employee retail discount scheme
  • Modern open-plan studio
  • A friendly and inclusive environment with an active calendar of social events
  • Continuous training and a well-established internal CPD programme



  • Work on a variety of masterplans, urban design projects, outline applications, and design codes
  • Prepare and oversee the creation of supporting drawings, character assessments, conceptual and feasibility studies, development briefs, and detailed design guidance
  • Support and manage small to middle-size projects while mentoring junior team members
  • Be a key player in delivering large strategic masterplans
  • Collaborate effectively with the wider team to ensure project success
  • Engage with clients and stakeholders to deliver exceptional design solutions



  • Masters Degree in Urban Design or similar field is required
  • Strong experience working on UK based projects, particularly in residential and mixed-use housing schemes
  • A strong portfolio of previous proven work
  • Excellent communication skills for effective teamwork, client and stakeholder engagement. (both written and spoken.
  • Good problem-solving skills and approach
  • Proficiency in using InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, AutoCAD, and/or Sketchup
  • Good hand-drawn skills.
  • Ability to manage time, workload, and tight deadlines on the project
  • Willingness to learn, share knowledge, and have a keen desire to progress.
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