Senior Urban Designer / Planner

Senior Urban Designer / Planner

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    Architecture & Design

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    over 2 years ago

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Our client are a leading Architecture and Engineering company who have completed many building and infrastructure projects in the Middle East and Africa. They are looking for a Senior Urban Designer / Planner to join their team in the Riyadh office.

You will be responsible for:

  • Working with the project manager to produce reports, drawings, presentations, and other documents to meet client deadlines as outlined by the PM
  • Assist in the preparation of conceptual and schematic design plans and report as required by the PM
  • Lead and manage technical projects and multi-disciplinary teams to successful conclusion/outcomes on projects
  • Liaising with other disciplines professionals; architects, landscape architects, MEP and civil engineers, to ensure technical deliverability of projects
  • Liaise with clients in accordance with the project requirements and as agreed by the PM

Core Competencies

  • Possess excellent design, visualization and graphic skills with good excel skills to develop land use planning scenarios
  • Ability to work with accuracy and attention to detail, creative thinker, with problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of industry best practice is a plus. In addition to knowledge of codes, regulation and specifications
  • Have excellent team working skills
  • Possess effective written, verbal communication and oral presentation skills

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in urban planning, architecture or related fields
  • Minimum of 15 years’ urban planning / design experience including the Middle east
  • Experience in Microsoft suit, AutoCAD, sketch up, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • USGBC - LEED accreditation is an advantageous
  • Fluent in English