Graduate Landscape Architect

Senior Landscape Architect

Location – Manchester

Your role will include: reporting on a day-to-day basis to the Associate Directors in Landscape Architecture [Design and Planning] and working with others in the team or multi-disciplinary project teams, as required; being responsible to the Director for technical and business performance; liaising with others in the environmental team as well as with other Environmental Specialists in other company offices and actively participating in networking. You will be expected to manage projects, junior staff, and helping with client development – this is an all-encompassing Senior role.

You will expected to provide specialist consultancy advice for to assist in the delivery of landscape and visual impact assessments ;including landscape and visual advice and landscape design projects, producing high quality landscape and visual advice for a number of sectors including, but not limited to; Leisure, Waste, Minerals, Land and Property Development, Infrastructure Development, Energy and Utilities and Insurance Companies and will provide services including landscape planning and design, environmental co-ordination, landscape master planning, visualisation and interpretation procedures.

You will operate nationally and be able to take design projects from inception to completion. LVIA, Landscape masterplannning, and management of projects from stages 3 and 4 to discharge reserved matters and deliver technical construction packages will be a key skills set. Key skills will be a sound knowledge of and understanding of commercial practice in landscape architecture including; resourcing, fee proposals, project budgets, statutory compliance, programme and continuing professional development.

As a Consultant Landscape Architecture your brief will include;

  • A minimum of 5 years’ post-graduation experience.
  • A recently Chartered Landscape Architect or with 1-2 years’ experience. Or well advanced on the pathway
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, 3D Studio Max and Sketch Up. Vector works also an advantage.
  • Client lead, liaison with regulators and other external organisations, supervision of Assistant Consultant grade and Consultants [independent].
  • Experience of writing LVIA reports and
  • Technical reporting and peer review of colleagues reporting. Review [independent]/Approval [independent/under supervision – on a project by project basis].
  • Providing technical expertise to colleagues where they are a technical expert in their discipline [independent].
  • Management of one or more Graduate/Consultant grade staff [independent].
  • Project Management; prepare and issue fee proposals and supervision of Assistant Consultant and Consultant grades [independent].
  • Responsibility for meeting client deadlines and expectations [independent].
  • Financial management of projects through teh in-house Project Information Management system;
  • Manage Assistant Consultant and Consultants grades; approval of timesheets for Assistant Consultant and Consultant grades] and regular review of progress [independent].
  • Completing timesheets and project tracking sheets [independent].
  • Site walkovers and access negotiation [independent].
  • Risk assessments; preparation of RAMS, review RAMS of all grades [independent].
  • You will need to combine the ability to develop big ideas with exceptional creative and technical execution.
  • Support senior management team in business development and project bids.
  • Support junior staff in their development and on pathway to Chartership where possible.

Enzygo are and equal opportunities employer.

All staff are provided with their own laptop and Mobile phone (if carry out site visits and remote working)

Please respond with Covering Letter,  CV (no more than 2 sides A4) and Portfolio of work (Max 5MB).

Candidate applications should be by email to graham.bailey@enzygo.com. Please ensure Job advert Reference: MAN.2021.002.SLA is stated on all correspondence.