Chartered Landscape Architect

Edinburgh, UK

My client, an award-winning Landscape Architecture and Urban Design practice based in Edinburgh, is looking for a Chartered Landscape Architect to join the team. This practice pride themselves on providing high quality technical services to sectors including education, healthcare, play and leisure, private gardens, residential and infrastructure. You can expect to become part of a team who deliver pragmatic landscape solutions with social and economic benefits, whilst emphasising wellbeing and ecological value.


The successful candidate will:

* Have a degree in Landscape Architecture and ideally a post-graduate qualification, such as a Post-Graduate Diploma or Masters
* Be a Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute (CMLI) with 2-3 years’ post-chartered experience
* Demonstrate excellent software and IT skills, being proficient in industry standard software such as AutoCAD and InDesign
* Have strong written and verbal communication skills
* Be confident liaising with colleagues, clients and stakeholders, maintaining strong working relationships
* Have experience working in a range of sectors, including extensive experience with urban based projects
* Demonstrate excellent conceptual design and graphical presentation skills
* Thrive in a fast-paced work environment and be comfortable working within given time and budget constraints

About the Role

The successful candidate will join a growing team of talented Landscape Architects and Urban Designers and will be involved with a broad range of upcoming projects. You will provide innovative solutions to projects including university campuses and schools, health centres, leisure parks and facilities, urban regenerations, squares and streets and private gardens. You will maintain strong client relationships and will ensure that all technical contact is correct and of a high standard.

The successful candidate will be offered a competitive salary, access to a range of individual and professional development opportunities and the guarantee of an engaging and supportive working environment.

For more information or for further vacancies within the Ecology sector please contact Gemma Seaman of Penguin Recruitment directly on 01792 365 002. Alternatively, you can email us and we’ll call you back. Emails to:

KEYWORDS: landscape architect, architecture, consultancy, design, urban design, CMLI, AutoCAD

published: 29 November 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.