Associate Landscape Planner

Posted over 2 years ago by JSM Associates
Location London (Central)
Contract Type Permanent
Salary up to £65k dependant on experience with an attractive benefits package and car allowance.
Sector EIA, Planning
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Wednesday, 29 April 2015
Are you a Landscape Planner with strong LVIA report writing skills? Have you been looking an opportunity to join an award winning consultancy who are renowned for the development of their staff? Do you want to work on a broad range of prestigious and high profile landscape planning projects?  If so this could be the role for you.....   JSM Are working with a highly regarded Design and planning consultancy as the look to add an associate Landscape Planner to their busy team in central London. This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and experienced Landscape Planner to join their team as an associate. The Landscape Planning team currently has project work for a diverse range of projects varying in scale and sector, including residential, mixed use, infrastructure, windfarm, energy and minerals projects at various stages through the planning process. The successful candidate should have excellent technical skills, a comprehensive knowledge of landscape and visual appraisal techniques, including, best practice assessment methodologies, and a working knowledge of the current planning system.  Location Central London Responsibilities: The candidate would also ideally be experienced in undertaking, writing and preparing the following: Landscape and visual impact assessments Townscape and visual impact assessments and tall building assessment  Landscape and visual impact assessment chapter for inclusion in Environmental Statements Preliminary landscape and visual appraisals to inform the development process Strategic assessments of landscape designated land such as Green Belts and Strategic Gaps Landscape Capacity Studies  Capabilities and Qualifications: Key responsibilities of the role include: Site appraisals, report writing and overseeing preparation of illustrative material Working as both a team member and a mentor to less experienced colleagues where required Briefing landscape technicians for the preparation of supporting illustrative and photographic material Project management, managing projects within agreed timescales and fees, and overseeing less experienced team members working on smaller projects It is essential that candidates: Have experience of writing and interpreting Landscape and Visual Appraisal reports for strategic scale developments Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments Environmental Statements Have strong report writing and analytical skills in order to be able to hit the ground running Have strong graphic, verbal and written communication skills to communicate ideas in a clear and engaging way Have proven experience in a similar role Additional desirable attributes would be: Chartered membership of the landscape institute (at least part 3 qualified is required) Please note, we are not looking for a Designer/Landscape Architect.  We are looking to recruit a Landscape Planner with an interest in and experience of report writing. Contact Us; If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles currently and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Greg Snook ( , however if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role. This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates, JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape. Phone - 01934 312 155 Email -  Website -   Twitter - @JSMAssociates

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