Graduate Urban Designer

// Urban Design & Masterplanning

// Coventry - Head Office


About IDP

IDP is an award-winning multi-disciplinary design practice based in the midlands, we have a strong reputation for the successful delivery of regeneration and masterplan projects in line with our ethos; placemaking for life.

Why work with us?

We pride ourselves on being a friendly, collaborative practice with an open working environment.
We place emphasis on providing and fostering a positive environment for the development of our team.

About the role

We are looking for a talented Urban Design Graduate to join our team. This is an opportunity for a keen individual to flourish in a design-led environment and play a significant role in contributing to our urban design outputs.


  • Work collaboratively within your team and across the practice disciplines
  • Develop Masterplanning technical knowledge and awareness of other IDP disciplines and services
  • Deliver a quality design service on a range of applications
  • Have good working knowledge of AutoCAD, Sketchup, Photoshop, InDesign and Revit
  • Support with the preparation of baseline site and context analysis, including photographic surveys of sites and their surrounding areas
  • Assist with preparing designs, drawings and illustrations
  • Produce early-stage concept design options to a specific brief as required
  • Contribute to the design process of early-stage planning applications
  • Assist with the co-ordination of project teams and project management, helping project leads to complete their tasks in delivering projects to time and budget
  • Seek opportunities to grow your own network internally and externally
  • Have a relevant degree
  • Have a relevant postgraduate qualification (Urban Design Masters or PG Diploma)
  • Have relevant industry experience and good knowledge of Masterplanning
  • Be committed to continuing your professional development with a willingness to learn and progress
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Be personable and professional with high levels of motivation, ambition and drive
  • Have excellent team-working skills
  • Be commercially minded and take on personal responsibility
  • Be committed and have an eye for detail
  • Have an ability to manage your own time and workload
  • Be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

This role may also be of interest to a Part 1 or Technology graduate looking to take a part-time Masters in Urban Design.

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