Senior Landscape Architect - Design Lead

Opportunity for a Landscape Architect to become a studio Design Lead working on NSW's most prestigeous boutique landscape projects.
  • Salary: A$100,000-120,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Sydney
  • Sector: Landscape
  • Job Ref: 50847

About this role

Are you a Landscape Architect with a passion for high-end residential design and have a proven track record in designing and delivering premium private gardens?  If so this may be the right role for you.  This growing landscape studio is seeking a Design Lead to join it's busy team who are inundated with high class residential projects across NSW.  You must have a stand-out portfolio and a proven track record in leading teams, mentoring and working with high net-worth clients.  In this role you will have the opportunity to put your stamp on the design and overall sucess of this fresh and energetic team. 


Key Responsibilities 

  • Design and deliver exceptional private residential landscapes
  • Manage a dedicated team of Landscape Architects and designers
  • Provide mentorship and guidance
  • Work closely with clients and builders to ensure intended outcomes are met
  • Run several projects concurrently and delegate across the team
  • Take charge of project programming and timelines


Skills and Experience

  • Oustanding design portfolio
  • Recognised qualifications in Landscape Architecture (AILA membership beneficial)
  • Experience working with high-end clients
  • Proven track record in leading by example and mentoring staff
  • Ability to manage projects and deliverables within required timeframes
  • End-to-end project delivery
  • Business savvy and strategic level leadership qualities
  • Creative flair and a strong understanding of brand identity


Benefits and Culture 

  • Industry leading landscape design studio
  • High-profile projects and client base
  • Personal growth and progression
  • Collaborate and grow alongside creative director and practice manager

Ryan Barton

Bio: Ryan studied landscape architecture at the Manchester School of Architecture before gaining some architectural design experience in Shenzhen, China, after which he returned to the UK to work for landscape and urban design specialists, Plincke. Having gained some valuable experience in the industry, Ryan traveled for a year before settling in Sydney to recruit for Australia’s leading design studios.

+61 (0)2 9212 0230

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