Landscape Associate, Leeds

Posted over 1 year ago by JSM Associates
Location West Yorkshire
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Sector Planning
Posted over 1 year ago
Apply by Thursday, 23 June 2016
SummaryA unique opportunity for an influential Landscape Associate to join a successful national Planning consultancy in Leeds. JSM Associates have been appointed by a highly regarded national planning consultancy to fill a pivotal leadership position within their established office in Leeds.This opportunity is to be considered as a key leadership role and a pivotal strategic appointment for the business.Our client is one of the largest independent planning consultancies in the UK. They have built a significant reputation for their consultative and strategic advice to major residential, commercial and renewables developers.LocationLeedsResponsibilities*Delivery of strategic landscape policy and master-plans *The overall management of 5 sector specific design teams*Coaching and mentoring*Project Management *Maintaining and growing existing client relationships and business developmentCapabilities and Qualifications:*Experienced Landscape professional with significant consultancy experience; *Demonstrable track record in 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 teamsContact usIf you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Greg Snook ( you have applied for a role and have not received a response within one working week, please assume that your application has not been successful this time around. We may confidentially retain your details in order to inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising. We will always contact you prior to sending out your CV to ensure you are content that the opportunity would be a good move for you.This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates.Phone - 01934 312155Email - - - Twitter - @JSMAssociate

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