Landscape Architect

30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP35000/annum
16 Mar 2017
30 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting for an enthusiastic and motivated Landscape Architect with a minimum of four years post-graduate experience in outline and detailed landscape design on behalf of one of the fastest growing landscape services, estate management and play space services providers in the UK.

This new role for our client is all about working with the Major House Builders across the UK from the initial stages of land assessment through to planning, construction and hand over which will require all of the standard Landscape Architecture skills along with a desire to be part of the total process and be our Clients focal point for this new project.

The role will be focused on the preparation of planning application material for outline and detailed soft landscape schemes for residential developments within a fast paced working environment.

As the Landscape Architect, the role will require you to have:

Good technical and analytical skills for Landscape Visual Impact Assessments, Master Planning, Design and Access Statements, Design Briefs and other outline planning information.
The ability to prepare soft landscape schemes for residential developments and the supporting planning information including landscape management plans and tree protection drawings.
Experience of creating hard and soft landscape designs for show home complexes.
Experience of preparing sketches, conceptual plans and graphical imagery, a sound knowledge of plants and be happy to attend site visits and client meetings as required.

To be a successful Landscape Architect you will:

Have excellent time management and organisational skills to ensure they deliver projects to deadlines.
Be Part Four CMLI or working towards this
Be reliable, committed, willing and able to go the extra mile, have good written, numerical and communication skills along with a full UK driving licence.
Have a natural flair for design and be able to combine attention to detail with creative thinking.
Be able to demonstrate your ability software such as KeySCAPE / LandCADD (AutoCAD), Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and Sketchup.
A background in LVIA assessments and the production of outline planning documentation

In return, the Landscape Architect will receive a salary of between GBP30000 and GBP35000 per annum dependent on experience and have the opportunity to join a forward thinking, enthusiastic and dynamic company and be part of their continued sales growth strategy.

If your application is successful we will contact you to discuss the opportunity in more detail, this will normally be within 3 working days of receipt of your application.

Should you not hear from us within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful. Please be advised that if unsuccessful for this role we may keep your details on file to ensure that should a more suitable vacancy arise we are able to contact you. If you do not want us to do this please let us know