Senior Landscape Architect / Planner


£45,000 - £50,000




Bristol / North West



About the Company

This is a professional services firm, with a team of 25,000 global experts. This team provides a plethora of engineering, project management, environmental and architecture services. The successful candidate will be joining a friendly team and one of the most sustainable companies in the world.

From large-scale developments to challenging neighbourhood projects, this professional services company stretches across its global network to learn from others, offer their support, and gain new experiences along the way.

The company has a collaborative working environment, offering flexible-working arrangements. These include a variety of working arrangements, part-time or full-time, and the option to work from home, giving you a great work-life balance.

Furthermore, this company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

About the Role

This brilliant company is looking for a Senior Landscape Architect to join their ever expanding team in their Bristol or Warrington office. However, other office locations will be considered for the right candidate. Furthermore, the company is also offering a competitive benefits package, a strong culture of learning and development and a great range of different projects.

The successful candidate will join the Landscape Architecture teams on a diverse range of projects across different sectors, including strategic land, regeneration, residential, commercial and mixed-use developments, renewable energy infrastructure, highways, water and wastewater schemes

This company is keen to hear from qualified Landscape Architects who can demonstrate work experience in preparing landscape and visual impact assessments and appraisals. We can offer a wide variety of projects at all pre- and post-planning stages of the planning, design and implementation process.

In the Senior or Principal role, you would provide landscape planning and landscape design input to projects while also cultivating strong client and project team relationships, actively supporting the development of colleagues. You will also provide input to fee proposals, discipline task management and undertake field and visual survey work across the UK. Furthermore, there will be opportunities to influence and shape the team objectives and growth through your work while also developing your own career and expertise with a Registered Practice of the Landscape institute.

Full-time, part-time, flexible-working, work from home available.

About You

Are you passionate about the role that Landscape Planning and Landscape Design have in addressing climate change? Do you want to work for one of the most sustainable companies in the world and across a wide variety of project types and sectors? Do you have landscape planning experience and are you looking for opportunities for career progression?

The ideal candidate would possess and demonstrate the following skills:

You will preferably hold a Degree and Diploma or equivalent in Landscape Architecture or other relevant subject and ideally be a Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute (CMLI).

Demonstrable experience of preparing LVIAs and appraisals for UK planning applications with strong report writing skills.

Strong knowledge of environmental planning issues, current UK planning, legislation, and environmental impact assessment regulations. In addition, you will understand the issues and needs of a range of technical disciplines concerning the planning and design of sustainable places and projects.

Proven ability to understand client needs, think creatively and provide pragmatic advice to meet client needs for sustainable solutions, within time and cost constraints. You will also have the necessary skills and experience to liaise with a broad range of stakeholders and will use your organisational skills to manage tasks effectively.

You enjoy actively supporting and facilitating the development of team colleagues, as well as working collaboratively with other teams within the wider business

It is advantageous, though not essential, for candidates to have experience in undertaking townscape assessments, preparing landscape designs to clear planning conditions, creating green infrastructure designs or strategies, and knowledge of landscape maintenance and management prescription.


Carl Thomas
+44(0)7947 868888

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