Principal Landscape Architect – Slough

Type: Permanent

Date Posted: 27-Mar-23

Closing Date: 17-Apr-23

Location: Slough, Berkshire, SL1 2BE

Salary: £45,000.00 to £60,000.00 per year

Principal Landscape Architect – Slough

Principal Landscape Architect

Project Centre is a leading design, engineering and landscape architecture consultancy that is passionate about designing places for the people that use them. We offer a range of services focused on providing our clients with the very best planning, design and engineering solutions. Our approach to integrated design produces award winning results that have won international recognition. Led by a forward-thinking management team we work together in multi-disciplinary teams that provide services that are well thought-out and sustainable.

We are currently looking for a Principal Landscape Architect to join our team based at our Slough office. You will join a vibrant team and work on major prestigious projects within London and across the UK, enabling you to advance your career, whilst giving you the freedom to achieve personal growth and development. We will provide you with the opportunities to enable you to succeed and support you to reach your potential.

Project Centre is a people focused organisation. We care about our colleagues and part of that is to help every employee to achieve a healthy work-life balance. As standard we offer flexible working to everyone and the ability to work remotely when needed
If you aspire to really making a difference and want to work with great colleagues whilst advancing your career, then Project Centre could be the place for you.

The position itself will include, but not be limited to:

Ensure fit for purpose processes are in place to support the service.
Provide analysis, advice and support to resolve problems and enhance business and operational performance
Demonstrate leadership and direction to ensure the maintenance of professional standards and high levels of motivation and commitment
Contribute to a delivery team that is highly motivated in looking after clients and Project Centre’s interests
Lead and facilitate delivery of training, development and succession plans for the service
Provide technical and commercial information to produce tender documents and marketing material
Author high-quality bids and proposals and develop competitive fee pricing models.
Actively keep abreast of the latest techniques and best practises to maintain quality standards
Develop and maintain professional networks as a basis for a contribution to the development of best practice and fit for purpose solutions

Our ideal candidate will have but not limited to:

Degree or equivalent
Ideally experience of 10+ years
Experience in managing teams and budgets at principal level
Membership of appropriate professional bodies/s
Detailed technical knowledge of public realm design, landscape architecture and/or master planning.
Seasoned professional with substantial experience in professional discipline
Good professional experience in programme and project management
Broad business knowledge and understanding
Significant skills and experience in people management

The position comes with:

Competitive Salary per annum depending on experience
27 days leave + bank holidays!
Private Health Care
Continuous training and development
Yearly Professional Membership of your choice