Job ref no.: CT3123851-01#7742

Assistant Manager, Planning and Design (Urban Design)

Urban Renewal Authority 市區重建局

The Urban Renewal Authority (“URA") is tasked to undertake urban renewal in accordance with the provisions of the Urban Renewal Authority Ordinance and the Urban Renewal Strategy published by the Government. The URA adopts a holistic approach to urban renewal with redevelopment and rehabilitation as its core businesses.


  • To assist in providing urban design inputs on assigned urban restructuring project design / Preliminary Project Feasibility Studies (PPFS) and digital visualization / in-house environmental assessment application via GIS-based platform software for development of potential projects
  • To assist in procuring, managing and monitoring consultants engaged in various planning and design development stages of potential projects via PPFS
  • To assist in preparing presentations for internal or external submissions on URA projects and activities, etc.
  • To maintain close working relationship with internal and external parties to solicit public support and understanding of URA’s action and activities via various forms of computer graphic presentations


  • Degree holder in Architecture / Environmental Design / Urban Design
  • Degree holder in Planning with aptitude in Urban Design would also be considered
  • Minimum 2-5 years’ post-qualification work experience or minimum 5-7 post-degree work experience
  • Knowledge of operation/application of Revit, Sketchup/Rhinoceros, Photoshop, Illustrator, PowerPoint and other graphic software is essential
  • Knowledge of GIS related applications and environmental assessment tools will be of high advantage
  • Verbal presentation skill will be of high relevance
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English and Chinese


For more information on the work of the URA, please visit the website at

How to Apply?

Full resume with present and expected salaries should be submitted (i) via online application, (ii) by post with “Confidential" marked on the envelope to Director, Human Resources, Urban Renewal Authority, 26/F COSCO Tower, 183 Queen's Road Central, Hong Kong or (iii) by e-mail to “[via CTgoodjobs Apply Now ]" (quoting the relevant reference details).

Closing date for application:

Closing date for application: 24 January 2020. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence and information provided will be used for the consideration of applications. Applicants not invited for interview within four weeks from the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful.


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