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Layout Designer | Leading Developer | East Midlands | £65k+P

Layout Designer | Leading Developer | East Midlands | £65k+P

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Layout Designer | Leading Developer | East Midlands | £65k+P

WRG are working with a Tier 1 Developer/Contractor in the East Midlands. Our client is looking for someone to evaluate all design related matters and be the regional custodian of the companies House Types.



·        Management and control of design process.

·        Co-ordination of in-house design team and external architectural consultants

·        Encourage innovative and cost-effective design solutions.

·        Visit prospective sites prior to preparing a layout.

·        Prepare and/or procure appraisal layouts for prospective sites, liaise with internal bid team to take account of constraints, sales mix, commercial requirements etc.

·        Monitor and manage the evolving the companies House Types and new designs as required to be the regional custodian of layouts and house type design. Ensure that schemes are designed to incorporate the companies house types where possible.

·        Carry out pre-application negotiations with Planning Officers prior to submission of a detailed planning application.

·        In conjunction with the Development team, submit detailed planning applications and monitor progress through to Committee.

·        Attend Project / Progress Meetings where appropriate.

·        Health and Safety – All employees have a statutory duty to look after their own safety and to give due consideration for the safety of others. Employees also have specific responsibilities as set out in the Company Health and Safety Policy.

·        Equality & Diversity – All employees must comply with the Company Equality and Diversity Policy, ensuring that at all times behaviour is fair and non-discriminatory.

·        Ensure tender design satisfies Employer’s Requirements.

·        Take account of sales requirements in respect of layout / house type design and configuration.

·        Advise Business Development team of suitability of prospective sites from a planning perspective


You will need:

•                 Housing layout design experience

•                 A relevant degree in architecture or equivalent

•                 Planning application experience


You will receive:

•                 Base salary up to £65,000

•                 Car/allowance

•                 Healthcare

•                 Bonus

•                 Pension


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Job Overview
Offered Salary
GBP£50,000 - £65,000 +P Per YEAR
Job Location
East Midlands, UK
Job Type