Associate Landscape Architect

Posted over 1 year ago by JSM Associates
Location Solihull
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £45k-£60k dependant on experience with an attractive benefits package.
Sector Consultancy, Environment
Posted over 1 year ago
Apply by Sunday, 7 February 2016
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Landscape Architect to join a globally renowned Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy with an industry leading reputation for the high quality of their work. The opportunity has arisen through our clients continued growth as they look to service a range of projects from masterplanning and major infrastructure schemes, through to the detail design of urban spaces, parks and environmental assessment of development projects. The ideal candidate will have had extensive technical and project leadership experience as well as the ability to win and retain support for projects and initiatives. In return you will be rewarded with a market leading salary, an attractive benefits package and the reward of a company profit share. Location Solihull Responsibilities Delivery of strategic landscape policy and master-plans Developing relationships with both internal and external stakeholders. Leading project meetings and overseeing the preparation of tenders and fee proposals for new work Assist within the UK with other large scale urban design projects and offer general specialist urban design advice Set a business growth and recruitment strategy’s Ability to build support within teams and externally with client steering groups Initial line management of the landscape architecture team Coaching and mentoring Project Management Capabilities and Qualifications: Experienced Landscape professional with significant consultancy experience; A designer with strong visual communication skills and an ambition to create a team with a unique identity and market offer; Demonstrable track record in business development, including managing teams, leading work winning strategies and significant client relationship development and networking experience; Commercial excellence in structuring bids that are deliverable, profitable and ultimately enhance client relationships and our reputation in the market; A clear understanding of the landscape markets in the UK; Proven Project Manager level technical and commercial management experience. Qualifications: Degree/Masters in Landscape Architecture or equivalent essential. Chartered Member – Landscape Institute. Additional post graduate qualifications in urban design is favourable. Desirable skills and knowledge: Knowledge of the regional markets, the developers and the local planning authorities; Experience of mentoring, coaching and ideally delivering formal training in business development skills; Specific sector experience in areas such as infrastructure, commercial development, urban regeneration, residential, education, health, energy, historic buildings and landscape planning strategic policy; Has previous track record in building teams; Has previous track record in building long lasting relationships with clients.  Ability to lead multi-disciplinary teams 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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