Senior Landscape Architect

  • Gillespies
  • Competitive + Benefits
Company: Gillespies
Location: Manchester / Leeds
Contact Name: Karina Blakey
Telephone: 02072532929
  • Anywhere

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic landscape architect with expertise in landscape planning, impact assessment and design, to join one of the most reputable landscape architectural practices in the UK.

Gillespies is a multi-award-winning, highly respected design practice that employs c 140 talented landscape, masterplanning and urban design specialists across the UK.  Our work in the North Region and in Scotland is expanding, so we seek an experienced, committed and ambitious landscape architect, with a track record of exceptional design, communication and analytical skills, to join our growing teams in Manchester and Leeds.

The role

The ideal candidate will be CMLI qualified with a minimum of three years’ post chartership experience, with a proven ability in the delivery of large-scale, complex landscape design, planning and LVIA projects. Your experience and ability will speak for itself, but what is important to us is that you demonstrate a passion for landscape architecture, are an active team player and are seeking an exciting new career opportunity.

In return, you will enjoy the support of a successful organisation, working alongside other experienced and enthusiastic colleagues. We offer a clear path of career progression together with a very attractive salary and benefits package.  Personal development is actively encouraged and our current structure reflects our desire to promote from within.

We offer friendly and supportive environments located within bright and modern offices in South Manchester or Leeds City Centre.  Our team members genuinely enjoy their jobs, staff turnover is low, and we have a welcoming and sociable team, with an established events calendar.

So, if you are seeking exposure to a range of exciting projects and have a passion for producing high-quality, innovative work, please apply right away to seize this great opportunity to join a leading landscape design practice who are dedicated to making a positive impact on the built and natural environment.

Key contact

Please contact Jim Gibson on 0161 9287715 for an informal chat about the position – or apply directly by sending your CV and portfolio to Trish Lynch

To find out more about Gillespies and to see the wide range of exciting projects we are currently involved in, please visit

We welcome the opportunity to work with talented individuals, so if you know someone who might be ideal for this position, please forward this advert.

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