Senior urban designer (Team Vision & Strategy)

We could use some help tackling the many spatial challenges of our time! That is why we are looking for an enthusiastic senior urban designer to join our team. Someone who can lead various projects on urban and regional scale within our Vision and Strategy team.

About us 
At PosadMaxwan we work on healthy, sustainable and smart cities. Together with our team of 40 urban designers, strategists, researchers and data-scientists, we design the cities of tomorrow. At our office there's an informal culture and a relaxed atmosphere. At the same time, we highly value the quality of our work and our trusted client relationships. We love challenging projects, with room for humor, fun and exploration. 


About the position 
Within the Vision and Strategy Team we work on healthy, sustainable and inspiring visions and strategies for current and future generations. Demand for housing is increasing, cities are becoming more densely populated and the climate and economy are changing. At the same time, all these changes need physical space to be realised. Within our team, we work on the integration and planning of these future transitions, to help shape the future of the Netherlands in a sustainable direction. In addition, you will have a lot of freedom to shape the role as you see fit and can expand your role to other teams in the office. Every team in PosadMaxwan functions as a self-governing entity, and as a Senior Designer, you will have the freedom to explore new directions that excite you. 


What we are looking for 

Would you describe yourself as someone who: 

  • Has a love for complex projects on a city and regional scale; 
  • Has experience in guiding multi-stakeholder processes; 
  • Has experience or a strong interest in our major current transitions (mobility, energy, circularity, health, climate); 
  • Has ca. 8 years of work experience as a designer; 
  • Is pro-active, takes initiative and communicates clearly; 
  • Can contribute to our network of clients and experts; 
  • Can build and maintain a strong client relationship; 
  • Has good graphic skills; 
  • Has excellent communication skills in Dutch and English. 


Then we would like to get to know you! 

What we offer 
A 32–40-hour contract in a diverse and enthusiastic (self-governing) team, where you can contribute to the professionalization and growth of the organization. A nice workplace with ditto lunch. Terms of employment in accordance with the collective labor agreement for personnel employed by architectural firms (SFA). 


Join the team as our new senior designer! 
If you are interested, please send us your CV and portfolio along with a brief motivation letter via, stating senior designer. And don't forget to mention briefly in your letter what your favorite city is and why, because we as city makers are naturally very curious about that! 

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