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Urbanist | Fast stream programme

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Location: London

We are looking for an outstanding candidate to join Create Streets’ urbanist fast stream programme.

The role is suited to ambitious individuals looking to kick off their career in urbanism and gain experience contributing to the housing and place-making debate in Britain and internationally and implement good placemaking across a number of our on-the-ground projects.

If you are looking for a career-accelerator with moral purpose and if you care deeply about the beauty and sustainability of the places we create as a society, then we may be right for you.

There will be an initial rotation in the following roles:

  • Development manager
  • Events co-ordinator
  • Marketing and comms
  • Researcher
  • Community planner/designer

If successful, you would work with the Create Streets’ team to shape the future of our cities and towns, new and old.

The skills and experience we are looking for:

Successful applicants will need to have a range of these though not necessarily all.

  • A degree at 2.1 or above ideally in Urban Design, Real Estate, Land Management, Engineering, or
  • An entrepreneurial background. A passionate, mission focused individual who knows how to make change happen.
  • Able to handle complex projects (awareness of the tools available Trello / Clickup, Excel / etc.)
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Self-starter mentality
  • An interest in and awareness of the politics of housing, planning policy or the built environment
  • An affinity with Create Streets’ mission and values

Extra points for:

  • A desire to get stuck in, learn quickly and take ownership of projects
  • Experience of creating high quality documents (Photoshop / InDesign skills etc)
  • Data analysis skills
  • Experience with Adobe Design Suite, CAD, QGIS, R or SPSS, SQL.

Commitment: Full time, based in London (possibility of part time WFH)

Salary : London Living Wage

Please submit this your CV, covering letter and any portfolio showcasing your work, graphic or written,  to: Constance de Montigny on constance@createstreets.com

Project Manager | Urban/Street Designer

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Location: London

We are looking for an outstanding project manager and urban designer looking to gain experience in and help to lead the housing and place-making debate in Britain and internationally. You will also be implementing good placemaking across a number of diverse on-the-ground projects.

If you are looking for a career-accelerator with moral purpose and if you care deeply about the beauty and sustainability of the places we create as a society, then we may be right for you. If successful, you would work with the Create Streets’ team to shape the future of our cities and towns, new and old.

The skills and experience we are looking for:
(Successful applicants will need to have a range of these skills, though not necessarily all)

  • Project management or co-ordination on design and development projects
  • 5 years’ experience in a practice or different industry
  • Self-awareness to lead client work
  • Potential for business development
  • Self-starter mentality
  • A focus on achieving outcomes aligned with our mission
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Experience of using the design CAD suite (street design and diagram production)
  • A degree at 2.1 or above
  • An interest in and awareness of the politics of housing, planning policy or the built environment
  • An affinity with Create Streets’ mission and values

Extra points for:

  • A desire to get stuck in, learn quickly and take ownership of projects
  • A detailed understanding of planning policy, town planning and/or built environment analytics
  • Experience with QGIS, R or SPSS, SQL, InDesign
  • A facility for hand-drawing streets and buildings
  • Commitment: Full time, based in London (possibility of part time WFH)

Please submit this your CV, covering letter and any portfolio showcasing your work, graphic or written,  to: Constance de Montigny on constance@createstreets.com

By submitting your application, you are providing Create Streets with your full consent to process, manage and retain your personal information for the purpose of considering you for potential employment.