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Senior Urban Planner

Page Southerland Page
February 6, 2020
San Francisco, CA
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We are seeking a creative, innovative, and collaborative leader who is committed to design quality and passionate about sustainability to become a key member of our team. As a design initiator you will lead project teams through a collaborative design process, generating and advancing thoughtful physical and environment-responsive analyses and cutting-edge design strategies for a range of project types including campus and urban work. As a design-focused studio director you will communicate closely with other firm leaders and Page clients and provide guidance to staff.


  • Understands emerging trends in urban and higher education environments
  • Leads site research and analysis efforts
  • Leads the development of site plans, 3D models, and other physical planning products
  • Implements zoning analyses and reviews jurisdictional requirements to align with projects
  • Oversees assembly of design documents, presentation materials, and reports
  • Leads and contributes to the assembly of client presentations and public processes
  • Maintains a professional profile as a thought leader in the field, including speaking publicly and authoring publications
  • Secures new business through client relationship development and management and participates proactively in marketing efforts
  • Mentors Page urban designers, landscape architects, architects, and planners


  • Portfolio of creative landscape architecture projects demonstrating conceptual design abilities
  • Understanding of and ability to communicate landscape architecture concepts, objectives and critical issues graphically and verbally
  • Command of thoughtful programmatic and physical analyses
  • Experience preparing and giving client and public presentations
  • Ability to work across a broad range of scales
  • Strong leadership and management skills
  • Experience in business development
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, ArcGIS, Revit, Rhinoceros, and/or other 3D rendering programs such as Enscape or Lumion
  • 10+ years of landscape architecture design
  • Professional degree in landscape architecture
  • Professional PLA license is desirable
  • LEED accreditation is desirable

Contact Information

Interested candidates should apply here: https://careers-pagethink.icims.com/jobs/1429/senior-urban-planner/job

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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