Senior Landscape Architect – London

Quote reference 2403 LON SLA on all applications to be valid

John McAslan + Partners, an international design-led studio with a wide and interesting portfolio of projects in areas such as public realm, education, culture and transportation are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Senior Landscape Architect to join the Landscape Studio in our London office.

We have a track record in developing award-winning projects across multiple sectors, and this is a particularly exciting time for candidates to be exposed to high profile international and UK-based projects that are at a range of stages in the design and delivery cycle. Candidates will be exposed to both UK and international work and must be able to commit to working on some projects in the Middle East where we have a growing portfolio of projects. The position is based in the London Office with potential for occasional travel.

We are interested in meeting candidates with most of the following:

•  A minimum of 4-6 years’ experience in the industry and CMLI Status (or equivalent experience/knowledge).
•  A positive ‘can-do’ attitude and a pro-active approach to projects and relationship management
•  Capable of running projects independently with direction
•  Can clearly identify their own strengths and weaknesses in relation to design, technical and management skills.
•  Some experience in the preparation of bids and fee proposals an advantage
•  Previous exposure to contract, fee negotiations and project management
•  Excellent technical and organisational skills with a passion for high quality landscape design and delivery
•  Clear thinking with a fastidious attention to detail and projects in general
•  Good communication skills; verbal, written and presentation
•  Ability to collaborate, articulate ideas and communicate effectively both across the team and to the client
•  Able to represent the practice externally with confidence.
•  Comfortable and competent dealing directly with clients and project teams
•  Self-motivated with a passion for design and client satisfaction
•  An interest and experience in working on projects in the UK and internationally in a variety of sectors.
•  Preferably excellent skills in at least one 3D modelling software package (SketchUp, Revit, Lumion, Rhino)
•  Experience in Microstation an advantage but not essential.
•  Excellent skills in the use of Adobe InDesign
•  Excellent graphic skills in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop

Why JMP?
We consider our people to be our greatest asset and offer one of the best benefits packages in the industry. JMP place great emphasis on attracting, retaining and developing the best talent and exploring design together. We place value on the quality of everyone’s ideas and the contribution our team make to our open and collaborative culture. We encourage innovation and creativity to enable exceptional design outcomes.
John McAslan + Partners is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion, ensuring that everyone in our team has the opportunity to thrive and excel. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.

How to apply:
If you think this could be the opportunity for you, we look forward to receiving your CV and a concise sample of your most exciting work (maximum file size of 5MB).

Please email your application to quoting 2403 LON SLA in the subject line.
If you require alternative application route or reasonable adjustments to attend an interview (virtually or in person) we would be happy to help.

Due to the high level of response anticipated, we may not be able to respond to every application received but thank you for your interest in the role and working for John McAslan + Partners.

Closing date: 31 March 2024

No agencies please

Proof of your eligibility to work in the UK (without restriction) will be required.