Various Roles

    Associate – Oxfordshire Studio  

    Senior Lighting Designer – Oxfordshire, London & Dubai Studios 

    (Oxfordshire Studio is in a rural location and does require a car) 

    We are looking for a creative and technically knowledgeable Associate (Oxfordshire) and Senior Lighting Designers (all studios). Excellent written and spoken English is essential. Candidates should have a portfolio of completed projects (interior and exterior). IT skills must include Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, InDesign, Photoshop and DIALux. Knowledge of BIM/Revit would be beneficial but not essential.

    Duties and responsibilities would include, working within a team environment on all aspects of the lighting design process, from concept to completion, attending design and site meetings in the UK and overseas and supervising the work of lighting designers within the studio.

    Only applicants with professional independent lighting design experience will be considered.  Associate applicants should have a minimum of 8 years lighting design experience.

    Remuneration will be commensurate with experience and includes bonus opportunities. The Dubai position enjoys a tax free environment subject to personal taxation circumstances.

    Lighting Designer – London Studio

    We are currently looking for Designers to join our London studio. The role will involve being part of a design team and providing support in the production of concept presentations, layout drawings and details, specifications etc. with the opportunity to progress within the Practice.  We will consider both graduate level candidates and applicants with some lighting design experience.

    Applicants should have AutoCAD and Photoshop skills. An understanding of InDesign, Visualisation programmes and other lighting related packages such as DIALux. BIM/Revit experience would also be advantageous but not essential.  Excellent written and spoken English is essential.  

    Remuneration will be commensurate with experience and includes bonus opportunities. 

    For further details about dpa, please refer to our website:

    Please email your application letter and CV along with a portfolio of examples of completed projects where you have had a significant contribution, to Elizabeth Grundy: Please clearly state on your covering email which position/studio you are applying for.