Chartered Landscape Architect

London / South East / Essex

This vacancy is now closed


Hamson Barron Smith (HBS) is a specialist construction consultancy, providing expertise in architecture, surveying, building services engineering and strategic development across a range of projects. HBS partners with both public and private sector clients, with a focus on education, housing and commercial construction projects.

As we continue to develop our project pipeline, we are recruiting for a Chartered Landscape Architect to join the team, we can be flexible on location but ideally you will be based in London or Norwich, with a Full UK Driving Licence to travel to our sites.

Main Responsibilities will include:

In this position, you will play a crucial role in providing and maintaining design specification, construction and contract management for a variety of projects, alongside:

  • Project management – including budget and resource management
  • Liaising with clients on a regular basis ensuring designs meet their requirements
  • Producing work to a high degree of technical accuracy
  • Remaining compliant to all relevant legislation and Group policies and procedures
  • Designing solutions that demonstrate quality, innovation and commercial viability
  • Playing a central role in client management and satisfaction, maintaining and growing

existing relationships, while identifying future opportunities

  • Advising clients and project teams on relevant landscape matters for planning, landscape

management, and biodiversity

  • Contributing to fee agreements by setting out the scope of service to be delivered on each


  • Managing high standard production of drawings and details complying with company policies, standard, and quality assurance processes

Our Successful Candidate:

  • Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute
  • Previous experience within a similar role
  • Experienced in leading all stages of designing and delivering multiple projects on-site
  • Ideally the experience of working within a Building Information Modelling (BIM)

environment, and Revit/ AutoCAD user plus knowledge of FormIt would be an additional benefit

  • Technical knowledge, quality presentation skills, and having excellent report writing abilities

with the use of the Adobe Creative Suite, NBS Chorus, Publisher, and good hand sketching

Our Offer:

  • Salary up to £45,000 depending on experience
  • National coverage, flexible location accessible to offices
  • 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Paid sickness scheme
  • Enrolment into our company pension
  • Opportunity to attain further professional qualifications
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • + many more benefits!

We are committed to employment practices and behaviours which encourage diversity, promote equality of treatment and eliminate unlawful and or unfair discrimination.

Please read the attached job description and person specification to ensure you meet the criteria for the role before applying.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications. If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful and will not be progressed to the next stage.