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Landscape Architect

Suffolk

Support the Senior Landscape Architects in the delivery of projects in the Landscape Design Team.

 

Team worker:

  • Participate as a member of the Concertus team supporting colleagues and working collaboratively to develop the business
  • Work flexibly to support delivery across the service
  • Take ownership for own personal development
  • Play a key part in the project and studio management

 

Customer service:

  • Liaise professionally with current and potential clients to Concertus
  • Work collaboratively with other professionals within Concertus and also with third party consultants/contractors/suppliers
  • Provide an efficient and business‐like point of contact. This includes responding to internal and external enquiries and (via face‐to‐face, telephone, email)

 

Business delivery:

  • Pro‐actively seek to improve the Landscape studios design processes
  • Contribute to conversations with clients over landscape design matters
  • Ensuring projects are completed on budget and to schedule
  • Take responsibility of allocated project work
  • Preparing scheme designs and specifications for the completion of projects
  • Prepare and present feasibility reports, and high quality design proposals to the client
  • Work around constraining factors such as planning legislation, building regulations, environmental impact and project budget
  • Prepare applications for planning
  • Produce BIM compliant working drawings and specifications
  • Choose materials to be used and the requirements for the project, based on site and environmental criteria
  • React and resolve issues which arise during the pre‐design/design construction/post construction stages of a project
  • Contract Administration

 

Communicate effectively:

  • Create a positive and professional first impression of Concertus
  • Deal with all contacts professionally
  • Communicate with all staff efficiently

 

Measures of success:

  • Feedback from team members/line manager
  • Contribution to service
  • Performance Objectives
  • Team performance
  • Service improvements suggested
  • Accuracy and timeliness of support
  • Efficiency of systems and processes
  • Service delivered within budget and to agreed targets
  • Feedback from staff and managers Service delivery performance indicators
  • Customer feedback
  • Directors feedback

 

What you need to know:

  • Post‐graduate in Landscape Architecture or equivalent
  • Have between 2‐5 years professional experience as a Landscape Architect
  • Member of Landscape Institute
  • Good design and drawing skills
  • A keen interest in the environment
  • Excellent communication skills, written and oral, with the ability to liaise effectively with a range of other professionals
  • An understanding of the relationship between people, buildings and the wider environment
  • Microsoft Office proficient
  • CAD proficient

 

How you act:

  • Team worker – You work collaboratively with your team to achieve better outcomes for customers
  • Service deliverer – You focus on delivering a service that provides great outcomes for our customers
  • Customer focused – you put the customer first
  • Shows initiative – you come up with ways of improving how we do things
  • Well organised – you prioritise your work to get things done
  • Willing to learn – you want to acquire new skills that will support you in your role
  • Flexible attitude – you are prepared to work flexibly to deliver the service

Apply here:

    CV*

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