Assistant Urban Designer/Masterplanner - EDP


The EDP Masterplanning team is recruiting! We have an exciting opportunity for a talented urban designer/masterplanner to join our dynamic team in Cirencester.

As a masterplanner at EDP you would benefit from working within an environmentally conscious multi-disciplinary company where the culture promotes openness, trust and enjoyment. EDP is a privately owned company which actively promotes a small-team culture and encourages individual creative flare, based within an inspirational and healthy office environment in the picturesque Cotswold countryside.

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic and highly organised team player with a good working knowledge of urban design issues and a genuine interest in the environment. Our ideal candidate will possess post qualification experience gained in a design practice working on urban design and masterplanning projects at a variety of scales however, we would also consider applications from exceptional individuals with less direct experience. You will have first class computer and graphic skills, confident presentation and negotiation ability, ideally an understanding of the development industry and some experience of other environmental disciplines would be an advantage.

The successful candidate will be able to visually communicate using a range of medium including AutoCAD/Vectorworks, Adobe Creative Suite, 3D design software and hand drawing. Working knowledge of GIS software would be an advantage. Supporting the senior team, the role will include the production of all typical masterplanning services, including: feasibility appraisals; concept schemes; urban design appraisals; preparation of public consultation materials; Design and Access Statements and masterplans.

You will have the opportunity to develop your masterplanning skills by working closely with our existing team of experienced masterplanners and learning directly from the other core disciplines within the company. EDP firmly believes in supporting and developing its team members and considers this role an excellent opportunity for someone in the formative years of their career to develop skills within a friendly, multi-disciplinary environment. 

The salary for this post is to be agreed based on qualifications and experience and will form part of an excellent benefits package including pension, private health insurance, 30 days annual leave allowance (+ bank holidays), free lunch and profit share bonus scheme.

 All candidates should provide a full CV, four A4 work examples and a covering letter addressed to Hannah Parkin at:

The Environmental Dimension Partnership Ltd Tithe Barn Barnsley Park Estate Barnsley Cirencester Gloucestershire GL7 5EG

 or via email to 

We are currently reviewing applications as they are being received, with the intention to appoint as soon as possible.


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