Urban Design Consultant - LDA Design

LDA Design

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Urban Designer with initiative and design flare to join our Manchester team and contribute to some of the UK’s most exciting development and regeneration projects. You should ideally have 2 – 4 years’ experience of working in a design consultancy and be able to demonstrate experience of masterplanning and design at a range of scales, including town/ city centre regeneration, urban extensions and smaller scale residential developments. An architectural background would be an advantage but is not essential.

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and creative urban professional to play a key part in the creative direction of a major new urban design and landscape studio in Manchester, as well developing their own design and leadership skills in our design focussed studio. We can offer a diverse portfolio of projects and great opportunities for professional and career development within a highly collaborative studio environment.

Key requirements are:

  • Passionate about the built environment with a genuine interest in how places change and develop
  • An open and inquisitive mindset with the ability to work collaboratively to deliver great design
  • Experience of and/or the confidence to liaise with clients
  • A qualification in urban design and practical experience within a consultancy environment
  • A background in architecture or landscape architecture is beneficial but not essential
  • Excellent graphic, written and communication skills
  • Self-motivated with the appetite to work both independently and as part of a team
  • A full UK driving licence


Interested?  Then please email your CV, a brief introduction to who you are and why you do what you do and a portfolio showcasing some of your best work (5MB max) to Anne South at:

If you would like to discuss this roles before submitting your application, please contact Mark Graham in our Manchester studio on 0161 359 5684.

www.lda-design.co.uk   LDA Design is an equal opportunities employer.