WYG Graduate Urban Designer


Drive your career forward by joining our established creative team based in the heart of Cardiff.

We are currently seeking a committed, enthusiastic and dynamic graduate urban designer to join us and strengthen our national team.

You will have the opportunity to play your part in our growing national reputation for delivering high-quality and innovative projects. We offer the prospect of working on a broad range of exciting schemes that range from new settlements and urban extensions to challenging regeneration and town centre renewal projects for an array of public and private sector clients. 

About the Role:

We are seeking a skilled and enthusiastic candidate to join a well-established and growing design team based in Cardiff. Reporting to the Urban Design Associate, the role is to assist on urban design and master-planning projects of varying type, size and complexity. This work will be across all sectors, including residential, mixed-used and urban regeneration projects.

About you:

You will be a highly-motivated and personable candidate with a degree in architecture, landscape architecture, urban design or other related design/built environment discipline. You will be a good communicator with confidence in employing a range of hand drawn and technical drawing skills, including the ability to use Vectorworks / AutoCAD. Further to this, you will need to be able to create illustrated, print-ready reports related to our projects and, as such, knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Photoshop & InDesign) is essential. Our ideal candidate would be a diligent worker with a keen eye for detail and an ability to apply creative thought and energy to a range of projects. Any experience you have in using BIM software or 3D design packages would also be beneficial to your application.

Making an application:

Please submit an up to date CV along with a summary portfolio of your work for consideration.

Contact for queries: E liz.bedford@wyg.com T 0161 874 4685  

About WYG

WYG is an award-winning professional services firm operating from more than 50 locations across the UK, Europe, Africa, and Asia. We are driven by client service and underpinned by technical excellence. We help our clients create value, protect value, and manage risk. We are the partner of choice for organisations operating in complex or challenging environments. 

We serve our clients through three interconnected business streams:

·         WYG Advisoryis a proactive management consultancy designed to help identify opportunities for our clients, support their decision-making processes and deliver effective programmes.

·         WYG Consulting assembles specialist teams to offer high value services to the markets in which we operate.

·         WYG International Developmentworks to optimise the value and impact of donor funded projects in collaboration with our partners and other stakeholders. It aims to improve socio-economic stability, enhance infrastructure and unlock the potential for sustainable development.