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Landscape Architect (Renewable Energy, Infrastructure, and Telecom)

  • Salary

    Comprehensive Package and Benefits
  • Education level

    Bachelor's Degree

We will consider applicants with a wide range of experience but a proven track record in landscape planning, including LVIA and TVIA, is preferable. This is an opportunity to join a team which is growing and with strong links across many disciplines. We are looking for a team player with good technical skills who wishes to be involved in the development of innovative, cost effective and buildable solutions in an environment that is collaborative, stimulating and challenging. The role would suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team.

Job Responsibilities:

Applicants should be able to demonstrate an appropriate level of technical expertise in order to be able to carry out the following job/project accountabilities:

• Direct project management responsibilities, including contractual, financial and programme management.

• Establish strong working relationships with other members of the landscape team and internal teams across the business.

• Develop and manage the work of others, including as a line manager and P2C mentor, as well as specialist sub consultants.

• Secure and deliver new work by forming and maintaining good relationships with external clients.

• Clear communication, including the ability to write concise technical reports and to lead conference calls, meetings and workshops.

• Produce and/or oversee the production of reports, drawings and other technical documentation using appropriate software, with the necessary level of detail as required at various stages of development from strategies to mitigation design.

• Have the technical ability, knowledge and competence to provide guidance to teach and develop junior staff.

• Ability to work collaboratively and iteratively within a multi-disciplinary design team.

Qualifications Minimum Requirements :

• At least five years post Chartership experience.

• Technically competent in preparing LVIAs and evidence-base documents to support development plans and policies in accordance with best practice.

• Thorough knowledge and understanding of the UK legal and planning system with respect to landscape architecture.

• Fluency in English and ability to communicate effectively.

• Experience of managing projects, including financial control and reporting and programme management.

• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite applications.

• Competent in the use of AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Cloud software.

• Experience of some or all of the following would also be very useful: ArcGIS, AutoCAD Civils 3D, Revit, LSS or ProjectWise.

• Full UK driving licence.