Senior Landscape Architect – CMLI 3+ Years

Introduction

BoonBrown is an established multi-disciplinarian award winning design practice with studios in both Somerset and London. With over 40 employees it is a busy thriving workplace where the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work closely with not only our Landscape Architects but also our Architects and Town Planners. As we near the end of the Covid era, we are very much looking forward to moving into our new London Studio next month, at Tunstall Hall an old Chapel just a stone’s through away from Brixton Tube Station that we are currently renovating. This is an exciting opportunity to become a part of a young and expanding Landscape Practice in London, where candidates have the opportunity to grow and flourish within the wider company.

 

Senior Landscape Architect – CMLI 3+ Years

BoonBrown is currently looking to recruit a talented and ambitious Senior Landscape Architect with a passion for Landscape Design and the Environment. The role is intended for our new London office in Brixton; however we are open to applicants who are also interested in joining our Somerset office.

Candidates must have a degree in Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Urban Design or Ecology (or equivalent) as well as a Post-Graduate Diploma in Landscape Architecture, or similar. Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years office experience and ideally are either embarked upon their Pathway to Chartership or are already Chartered Members of the Landscape Institute (CMLI) or members of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM).

The role will involve both leading projects and supporting the wider landscape team on a number of exciting projects at varying scales and at different design stages. Candidates will be confident, professional and organised, and shall be expected to attend design team meetings when necessary, be a point of contact for individual projects and have good project management skills. Candidates will have strong graphic and freehand skills and will have a good understanding of the Planning process. Many of the projects are in collaboration with our architects and planners who we work closely with, an emphasis on teamwork and excellent communication skills in both spoken and written English is essential for this role.

Applicants will be fully proficient in the use of AutoCAD and the Adobe Creative Suite package, with particular emphasis on Photoshop and InDesign. Knowledge of either Sketch Up or Revit would be an advantage but is not a requirement.

 

Graduate Landscape Architect

We are seeking a passionate and committed Graduate Landscape Architect for a full-time role within our new London based Studio.  With an artistic flair for design, an eye for detail and an abundance of creativity and imagination, the candidate should also have at least 2+years practice experience. They will have excellent verbal and written communication and sketching skills and as well as being proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Suite and MS Office software

The role will involve supporting the landscape team, working on a number of exciting projects at varying scales and at different design stages, from concept to planning through to tender and contract implementation. Many of the projects are in collaboration with our architects who we work closely with; an emphasis on teamwork is essential for this role.

Applicants should be proficient in the use of AutoCAD and the Adobe Creative Suite package, with particular emphasis on Photoshop and InDesign. Knowledge of 3D software such as Sketch Up would be an advantage but is not a requirement.

Applicants will hold a relevant professional degree and have a desire to enrol on the Pathway to Chartership if they have not already done so. We are looking for proactive, confident and creative individuals with excellent design and communication skills with a strong hand sketching ability.

 

To Apply

To apply for the position please email your CV and covering letter along with examples of work to careers@boonbrown.com. Please state which role you are applying for and quote in the subject heading either:

  • BB/LI/LA/ for the Senior LA position
  • BB/LI/GR/ for the Graduate LA position