Join LDA Design

At LDA Design you’ll find a friendly and supportive environment where you can thrive. Our spirit of adventure drives us and we treat each other with honesty and respect. We have a passion to make the world a better place through creative solutions and we believe the sky is the limit.

At LDA Design, we believe that landscape is about how people and place belong together, and how each can shape the other.  For us, design is a social endeavour.

We are looking for talented landscape architects and urban designers to join us. Your approach interests us as much as your skills. How curious are you about the world? Are you an agent of change?

 

Senior Landscape Architect – Oxford

Our Oxford studio has a vacancy for a talented landscape architect with strong communication skills and a proven track record in the successful delivery of high quality landscape and public realm projects. The continuing demand for our services means we have fantastic professional opportunities for a senior landscape designer, with approximately 5 years’ post qualification experience, who has ambition to match ours and wants to contribute their expertise to our highly collaborative and creative team.  We offer excellent remuneration, as well as exciting career potential. We are looking for someone with strong conceptual landscape and public realm design skills, technical experience in detailed design packages and the construction process, excellent presentation and communication ability and experience of working directly with clients as well as multidisciplinary teams.  You must have relevant qualifications and experience of working in a consultancy environment.

If you are interested in joining our friendly, welcoming, supportive, working environment with great opportunities to develop and explore your interests, please email your CV, a brief statement introducing yourself and a portfolio of reference projects that illustrate your experience (5Mb max) to: anne.south@lda-design.co.uk.   The deadline for applications is 27th November 2017.

 

Senior Landscape Architect – London Studio

Our London studio has a vacancy for a creative landscape architect with strong communication skills and a proven track record in the successful delivery of high quality landscape and public realm projects. The continuing demand for our services means we have fantastic professional opportunities for a senior landscape designer, with over 5 years’ experience, who has ambition to match ours and wants to energetically contribute their expertise to our highly collaborative and creative team.  We offer excellent remuneration, as well as exciting career potential.

We are looking for someone with strong conceptual landscape and public realm design skills, excellent presentation and communication ability, technical experience in detailed design packages and the construction process, good interpersonal skills and experience of working with clients as well as multidisciplinary teams.  You must have relevant qualifications and have experience of working in a strong environmental design studio.

If you are interested in joining a friendly, welcoming, supportive, working environment with great opportunities to develop and explore your interests, please email your CV, a brief statement introducing yourself and a portfolio of reference projects that illustrate your experience (5Mb max) to: anne.south@lda-design.co.uk The deadline for applications is 27th November 2017.

 

Urban Planner/Designer – Glasgow

Maternity Leave Cover – for a period of 9 months to 1 year

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Urban Designer who is driven, curious and passionate with initiative and design flare to join our Glasgow team to contribute to some of the UK’s most exciting projects.

Candidates should have approximately 5 years’ post qualification experience working in a design practice and be able to demonstrate experience of masterplanning and design at a range of scales, including development, regeneration and planning in Scotland.

Key requirements are:

  • Approximately 5 years’ experience working in private and/or public sector
  • Qualification in urban design/practical experience in urban design
  • Experience of masterplanning for residential and mixed use developments;
  • An understanding of current guidance and best practice
  • Commercial awareness and an ability to manage projects
  • Excellent graphic and communication skills
  • Excellent written and visual communication skills e.g use of Adobe Creative Suite or other graphical communication tools
  • Good at creating a compelling narrative, with excellent written and spoken English
  • Experience in preparing bids and tenders for a range of projects
  • Confident and collaborative, with experience in client interfacing roles
  • Self-motivated with the appetite to work both independently and as part of a team
  • A full UK driving licence

If you are interested in joining a friendly, welcoming, supportive, working environment with great opportunities to develop and explore your interests, please email your CV, a brief statement introducing yourself and a portfolio of reference projects that illustrate your experience (5Mb max) to: anne.south@lda-design.co.uk The deadline for applications is 27th November 2017.

 

Landscape Architects – Exeter, Oxford and Glasgow Studios

You will have a Masters in landscape architecture, urban design, or a relevant spatial design course. You may have just left university or you may have several years’ relevant professional experience on UK or international projects.

We are looking for people who are driven, curious and passionate about design.  You will have the following attributes:

  • Confident and collaborative, with the appetite to grow within a team;
  • Exceptional at designing at different scales, from a bespoke park bench to a new urban quarter;
  • Excellent visual communication skills, whether model making, hand sketches or Adobe Creative Suite;
  • A knowledge and understanding of 3-D design using Rhino or similar;
  • Good at creating compelling narrative, with excellent written and spoken English.

We have immediate vacancies for Graduate Landscape Architects in our Exeter studio and our Oxford studio is also interested in hearing from Graduate or recently qualified Landscape Architects wishing to join our team. You will be working on truly inspirational projects with the potential to change how we address public and private space.

We are keen to meet with talented people at all levels in preparation for future growth in our Glasgow studio. Send us your portfolio and if we like what we see we will be in touch to arrange a coffee.

If you are interested in joining a friendly, welcoming, supportive, working environment with great opportunities to develop and explore your interests, please email your CV, a brief statement introducing yourself and a portfolio of reference projects that illustrate your experience (5Mb max) to: anne.south@lda-design.co.uk The deadline for applications is 27th November 2017.

 

 

 

If you would like to discuss the roles before submitting your application, please contact Anne South on 01733 310471 who will direct you to the relevant member of our team.

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LDA Design is an equal opportunities employer.

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