Senior or Principal Landscape Architect - York,

Job Title: Senior or Principal Landscape Architect - York,
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: York, North Yorkshire
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH28240
Contact Name: Spencer Cooney
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 months ago

Senior / Principal Landscape Architect

Are you a talented, enthusiastic and passionate Landscape Architect?

Do you want to work for a specialist environmental, Engineering consultancy

This is your chance as a Senior /Principal Landscape Architect to work in a diverse team in a friendly and informal working atmosphere, where your passion about the quality of your work you produce will mean you are providing the best solutions for clients and the environment, and making excellent 'people places'.

As a Senior / Principal Landscape architect, you will be responsible for the preparation of high quality hard and soft landscape designs, masterplans, sections and montages as well as the preparation of Landscape / Townscape and Visual Impact Assessments (LVIA/TVIA) for a variety of projects

You will hold a degree and / or a post-graduate qualification in a relevant discipline. Ideally you will be chartered, or well advanced on the Pathway to Chartership and preparing for the chartership exams. In this position, you will be offered practical and financial support for the Pathway to Chartership, including membership and examination fees.

As the successful candidate, you will work on design projects that are primarily UK-focussed. In this position, you will be required to user your combination of design flair and technical competence and good all round skills in design from concept to detail, graphic presentation, and verbal and written communication, as well as your proficiency in both hard and soft landscape design to work collaboratively, articulate ideas and communicate effectively within an internal team structure as well as with external parties.

You should be comfortable and competent when dealing with clients and have the confidence and experience to manage projects independently, but know when to seek support if this is necessary.

Proficient use of AutoCAD and Adobe software is a minimum requirement of the role, and ideally you will supplement this with your ability to communicate with hand drawings and sketches, as well as your skilled use of 3D software packages.

Many of the sites are located in remote locations so a driving licence would be beneficial, but not essential.

The business respects the need of staff to balance their home and working lives. They are therefore happy to discuss flexible working arrangements for this role, including part time working (minimum 30 hours per week), core hours, and a degree of location flexibility.

In return you will receive a competitive salary, Pension Scheme, and annual leave allowance.

For an informal chat about this role please call Spencer on 01202 888986 or email

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