Chartered Landscape Architect - West Midlands

Posted over 2 years ago
Location West Midlands
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £24-34K
Sector Consultancy, EIA, Planning
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Friday, 24 April 2015
Our Client is a specialist consultancy that is currently seeking a Chartered Landscape Architect for their West Midlands office to play a central role in expanding its workload and reputation in delivering environmental and regulatory services. The successful applicant with help in the production of landscape and visual impact assessments for 'standalone' reports and as part of environmental impact assessments.  In addition, they will required to work with the Design team to assist with master planning on residential, commercial and industrial projects. Main responsibilities include: Undertaking LVIA assessments for large infrastructure projects, including renewable energy projects; Report writing, in particular compiling the LVIA and non-technical chapters of environmental statements and reports; Production of visualisations; Preparation of master plans in consultation with the Design Team; Liaising with clients, regulatory bodies and other stakeholders; Developing client relationships; Technical proposal writing. Candidates must have: A relevant degree qualification; Chartered Membership of the Landscape Institute (or equivalent); A full UK driving licence; Extensive practical experience; Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills; Experience in landscape and visual impact assessment for large infrastructure projects; Experience of landscape and urban design relating to new development and regeneration; Commercial awareness and client facing experience; Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team; Commitment to personal and continuing professional development; Capable of organising and developing own work with minimal supervision; Public inquiry experience is desirable. A competetive salary is on offer for the right candidate,  plus healthcare and all ad