Tyler Grange is a leading UK environmental planning consultancy specialising in Landscape Planning, Ecology and Arboriculture. TG have experience with working to secure planning consent by way of assessment and design inputs across a wide range of sectors including residential, commercial, education, transport and energy.
With a multi-disciplinary team of over 45 professionals across the company, and offices based in Manchester (Wilmslow), the Cotswolds (Stroud), Birmingham, Exeter and London, we offer a professional and bespoke service to clients across the UK. An increasing workload has seen the company continue to expand, making TG one of the fastest growing teams of environmental planning experts in the UK.
To support our continued growth and success, we now have an opportunity for a new Senior Landscape Consultant.
Job Description and Requirements
Successful candidates will be working within a very busy and experienced landscape planning team carrying out landscape and visual impact assessments, landscape and townscape characterisation and assisting with Public Inquiry work. Landscape design and the preparation of landscape strategy / framework documents within the realm of planning submissions to assist in the delivery of successful schemes is an important element of the role.
We would expect a Senior Landscape Consultant to be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills and be highly skilled at the appraisal and assessment process in relation to residential, mixed-use and renewable energy schemes. Experience of project management and direct client contact will be essential. You will be expected to manage your time, and have the ability to work with little supervision as well as working with the wider team.
We are looking for:
- Minimum of five years’ post degree/Masters experience and to be a Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute (CMLI)
- Experience and evidence of carrying out Landscape & Visual Impact Assessments, including input into landscape design / mitigation strategies
- Experience of managing projects on time and to budget, including lead role within multi-disciplinary teams (you will be working regularly with Arboriculturists and Ecologists)
- Experience of business development and commercial awareness
- Excellent written skills
- A good understanding of software would be beneficial
- Full UK driving licence to enable site work
- Any experience of public inquiry would be seen favourably
Candidates for the Landscape Consultant role should be able to demonstrate excellent written skills, a solid grasp of the planning system and be familiar with the appraisal and assessment processes and relevant published guidance.
TG is committed to career development for all its employees. We offer rapid career development through mentoring, training and through an exciting range and scale of projects across the UK and overseas as far afield as The Falkland Islands.
Excellent salary and benefits are offered to the successful candidate, including one day each month to work with charity or voluntary organisations to help provide a more rounded work experience.
Candidates may occasionally be asked to work from our other offices and assist the wider team with inputs to other disciplines.
Please click apply below or send your CV and covering letter (stating Landscape and Wilmslow) to firstname.lastname@example.org