Urban Designer (Junior to Mid-Level) - Gillespies

London EC1

This position has now been filled.


As one of the leading landscape architecture, environmental planning and urban design practices in the UK, Gillespies deliver distinctive and beautiful places where people want to live, work and play. Every project is a careful result of analysis, collaboration and a unique understanding of place. 

Gillespies Urban Design team has a strong focus on multidisciplinary practices and undertakes a variety of projects internationally and nationally, from new cities to public realm. We think strategically in the context of international city making trends, and employ our design skills towards creation of people oriented places. We are passionate about urban design, masterplanning and city making and love the wonderful complexity of design challenges it presents.

We are looking for junior and mid-level Urban Designers, with excellent communication skills and an understanding of place-making in its planning and development context, to join our expanding Urban Design team. Successful applicants will have substantial experience gained at a leading practice and a strong academic background.  You must have a passion for urban design, regeneration and sustainability, and be enthusiastic about delivering design solutions within the interdisciplinary Gillespies ethos.

Applicants should hold professional qualifications in Urban Design or closely related field, strong graphic presentation skills and a creative flair. You should have sound technical abilities and demonstrate proficiency in using AutoCAD, Sketch-up, Adobe Creative Suite package, and Microsoft office. Revit, Rhino and Grasshopper experience would also be an advantage.

We offer a competitive salary, along with a wide range of staff benefits.

To apply, please send your CV & Portfolio to London.recruitment@gillespies.co.uk(10MB max for attachments).

Gillespies LLP is an equal opportunities employer.