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Urban Planner/Designer (Associate) M/F

Vacancy details

General information


Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.




Position description

Job title

Urban Planner/Designer (Associate) M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

Egis Middle East is looking for an Associate Urban Planner/Designer to support the Urban Planning team. The position will be located in Dubai with regular travel within the GCC.

Job description

Some responsibilities include:

• Coordinating with other Senior Assoc Directors when needed
• Leading and inputting into bids and sales work
• Input into business development
• Client facing role of consenting for infrastructure projects
• Developing relationships with clients
• Leading on the development of projects from a consenting perspective
• Undertaking all project related duties, occasionally out of hours are required for project delivery
• Travel within GCC and Internationally when required.
• Working collaboratively with colleagues to delivery projects successfully
• Producing well written, high quality planning deliverable, on time within the budget set.
• Provide planning advice across Egis portfolio of work as required.
• Providing Check and Review for more junior members of the team
• Supporting team members chartership applications
• Providing support and mentoring for more junior members of the planning team



  • International Urban Design Experience is preferable
  • Experience in TOD planning/Metro station projects is preferable
  • Proven ability to manage and work with large multidisciplinary teams.
  • 7+ years experience in urban planning and design
  • Experience in project management for mid-large scale master plans


Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, United Arab Emirates



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

6-10 years