Inventing Opportunities. Validating Possibilities.

Urban Designer

We are looking for a talented Urban Designer, who shares our appetite for excellent placemaking, to join our boutique consultancy. You will become part of a growing team within a creative and collaborative environment, contributing to some of the world’s most exciting development and regeneration projects.

About Us

MindFolio is an innovations and analytics consultancy specialising in Real Estate: residential, retail, hospitality, leisure and brand experiences. MindFolio invents opportunities & validates the possibilities in creating unique places where people aspire to live, work, play and belong. We operate globally with offices in the UK and the US and we are proud to count the world’s leading developers, city-authorities and brand-owners among our clients.

Information about the Role

As our Urban Designer, you will:

  • Play a pivotal role in urban concept/design development and assist in the production of engagement material across multiple stakeholders
  • Drive and produce high-quality visualisations of project visions, concepts and ideas
  • Lead and assist others with project-related concept development ideas, while also being a participating member of our other research assignments
  • Be a proactive member of MindFolio’s marketing team and contribute valuable design input towards our marketing efforts
  • Bring innovative, creative, engaging and comprehensive placemaking ideas to projects

The Ideal Candidate

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and creative urban designer with a degree in either of the following: Architecture, Town Planning, Urban Design or a comparable creative Design degree. The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in design, real estate and/or urban planning. A minimum of 2-3 years’ project experience is required in one of the following areas: experience design projects, city centre re-generation, or mixed-use developments.

Key Requirements

  • Passionate about the built environment with a genuine interest in how places and experiences change, develop and add value to people’s lives
  • An understanding and up to date knowledge of the issues, innovations, and trends within urban design, placemaking and the general public realm
  • An open and inquisitive mind-set, with the ability to work collaboratively to deliver comprehensive real estate visions, strategic insights, and unique urban designs
  • Ability to take ownership of managing deadlines and creating quality deliverables
  • Confidence in using software design programmes such as Sketchup, AutoCAD or Photoshop
  • A fluent English speaker, with excellent written and communication skills
  • Valid EU/UK passport holder

Salary

The salary will reflect the skill, experience and potential of the candidate.

How to Apply

Please email your CV, and a covering letter explaining why you are the right person to join the MindFolio team to Jemma Kaczmarska at jk@mindfolio.com. A small portfolio with previous projects or designs would be desirable. The closing date for applications is March 6th, 2019.

London

MindFolio Ltd.
22, Old Brewery Lane
Henley-on-Thames
RG9 2DE
United Kingdom
T + 44 (0) 1491 573 960
F + 44 (0) 1491 572 798

Chicago

MindFolio Ltd.
490 Pennsylvania Ave.
Glen Ellyn, IL
60137
USA
T + 1 630 456 4233
F + 1 888 411 3717

Düsseldorf

Zeichensaele GmbH
(network office)
Monforts Quartier 32
Schwalmstraße 301
D – 41238 Mönchengladbach
Germany
T: + 49 (0) 2161 539 71 12
F: + 49 (0) 2161 539 71 11

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