Internship: Urban Planner

3 months ago

Henning Larsen

Full-time, Part-time
Urban planner

About Us

Originating from the Scandinavian architectural tradition – aesthetically, socially and intellectually, we aim to create vibrant, sustainable buildings that transcend their physical bounds and provide lasting value to the user, culture, and society of which they are part. We were founded in 1959 by architect Henning Larsen, whose name we proudly carry today. We create architecture with curiosity and artistic audacity that rests on a foundation of knowledge and attention to detail. Our projects are generous and give people the opportunity to experience the unexpected. We work together in a non-hierarchical community.

About the Role

We are looking for talented and multidisciplinary urban planner interns with an interest in sustainable and resilient master planning to join our office in Copenhagen from August 2021 onwards. Required Commitment is 6-12 months, with the possibility to extend for long-term growth within the company.

What You're Gonna Do

As an intern in our Copenhagen office, you will get the opportunity to work side-by-side with our senior urban planners and lead urban designers on high profile projects that span across different disciplines and continents. You will be part of the newly started team “Urbanism”, which counts approx. 20 multidisciplinary and international colleagues across the world, with half located in Copenhagen. You will support different stages of the design process: participation in competitions, sketch proposals and the design development phases, but also support the strategic and organizational development of the newly established unit.

About You

We are looking for an ambitious, talented, and multidisciplinary planner. You can have a mixed background across spatial planning, engineering, architecture, etc. You are a self-starter and have a true passion for cities, sustainability, and the urban realm. You must possess an exceptional design sensibility, strong spatial and graphic skills and analytical competences. You should have a willingness to learn and work in a team setting, hence also poses excellent interpersonal and communication skills. You work in a structured way and have an eye for details. You are fluent in oral and written English, and you are reliable, flexible, and easy to work with. Previous work experience and proficiency in Rhino, GIS, Enscape, Adobe Suites Grasshopper are advantages.


What We Offer

Stipend/salary is commensurate with experience.

International Candidates

Unfortunately, it seems like this job is not available for international candidates. Unless you’re eligible for a work visa otherwise, please double-check with the company.