Become an Urbanite
Join our team
Come and work for the UK's leading place-based innovation consultancy.
Dundee or Newcastle
Dundee or Newcastle
Something different to offer?
We’re always interested to meet talented people.
If you think that you have something different to offer then get in touch.
What makes us different?
Urban Foresight is a unique business for special people
Our team is united by a shared vision and values. Urban Foresight is a place where you can work on important projects that make a difference.
Our exclusive focus on smart and sustainable cities makes us unique and gives us a clear value proposition.
Work at the cutting edge
Many of our projects are novel or first-of-their-kind developments. Our business is explicitly set up to track and implement state-of-the art innovations.
We combine thought leadership with practical know-how to turn good ideas into great projects.
Understanding of place
We work with local partners to develop bespoke, place-specific solutions. This is made possible by deep expertise in business models, governance structures, procurement routes, and policy drivers.
With over a decade of experience, we have developed specialist knowledge and a track record which is unmatched by traditional consultancies.
Change demands a better alternative to traditional consultancies. We provide fresh ideas, creative thinking, and the skills to deliver next generation solutions.
Speed and agility
As a smaller consulting firm, we can respond quicker to challenges, new opportunities, and our client’s needs.
We’re a trusted, neutral broker of solutions that works to achieve the best value and outcome for our clients.
We care more
We’re focused on outcomes, passionate about the communities that we serve, and motivated to solve societal challenges for all.
Passionate people achieve extraordinary things
Shape a better future
We do work that matters.
We solve societal problems, champion causes, pioneer policy, and secure major investments.
Make good things happen
There’s an art to turning good ideas into great projects. This is our unique niche and it’s where we excel.
We take pride in our craft and work hard to achieve positive outcomes.
Growth and development of our people is at the heart of our success.
Urban Foresight is a place where people are supported, valued as individuals, and motivations are rewarded.
We’ll always care more than other consultancies.
Our collective passion benefits our clients and the communities we serve.
Shared values strengthen our team.
What can you expect?
Rewards and benefits
Holiday leave and bank holidays that increase with length of service
Carry-over holiday balance
Holiday trading (buy/sell extra days)
Extra paid day off for your birthday
4 weeks paid sabbatical after 5 years of service
Unique opportunities and continuous development
Career progression framework and appraisals
Paid professional membership fees
Opportunities to attend conferences and training courses
Company-wide knowledge sharing initiatives