Laurence Associates is a specialist consultancy that is currently seeking a Chartered Landscape Architect to play a central role in its rapidly growing landscape architecture department.

Laurence Associates works on a wide and diverse range of projects in all sectors of the industry and all over the country. This ambitious company is looking for a Senior Chartered Landscape Architect who is passionate about the profession and keen to progress and drive forward the growing Landscape Architecture discipline of the Company.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

The Candidate will:

  • be required to work with our Planning and Design teams to assist with master planning on residential, commercial and industrial projects.
  • provide high quality work within agreed time, budget and quality frameworks, whilst ensuring technical aspects of projects are well managed to deliver effective solutions whilst ensuring client satisfaction.
  • engage in direct contact with clients as well as building and maintaining effective relationships.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Preparation of master plans in consultation with the Planning and Architectural teams;
  • Undertaking LVIA assessments for infrastructure projects, including renewable energy projects and as part of environmental impact assessments;
  • Report writing, in particular compiling the LVIA and non-technical chapters of environmental statements and reports;
  • Production of visualisations;
  • Liaising with clients, regulatory bodies and other stakeholders;
  • Developing client relationships;
  • Technical proposal writing.

Candidates must have:

  • A relevant degree qualification;
  • Chartered Membership of the Landscape Institute (or equivalent);
  • A full UK driving licence;
  • Extensive practical experience;
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills;
  • Experience of landscape and urban design relating to new development and regeneration;
  • Commercial awareness and client facing experience;
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team;
  • Commitment to personal and continuing professional development;
  • Capable of organising and developing own work with minimal supervision;

It is desirable for candidates to have:

  • Management Experience
  • Experience in landscape and visual impact assessment for renewable energy projects;
  • Public inquiry experience


Contact details

Business Manager, Katherine Shannon

T: 01872 225259  E: kath@laurenceassociates.co.uk

Laurence Associates, Lander House, May Court, Threemilestone Business Park, Truro, Cornwall, TR4 9LD

Website: Laurence Associates

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To apply for this job email your details to kath@laurenceassociates.co.uk.

About Laurence Associates

Laurence Associates is an award-winning, planning-led architectural practice which achieves bespoke, high quality results for residential and commercial property schemes and renewable developments across the United Kingdom.  Our team of in-house chartered planners, architects, landscape architects, technologists and designers work collaboratively, offering a fully integrated approach to development.