Landscape Architect - Principal/Senior Associate Level

Leadership role for a Nationwide multi-disciplinary Design Team with a interesting portfolio of notable projects
  • Salary: A$110,000-140,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Brisbane
  • Sector: Strategic Appointments
  • Job Ref: 52578

About this role

A newly created role at Principal or Senior Associate level in a vibrant National landscape architecture practice with long term partnership potential. With an HQ based in Sydney, this role provides a Queensland presence and leadership to the growing Brisbane team to design and deliver current live infrastructure projects as well as contribute to the procurement of future projects. This role suits someone who enjoys a collaborate and supportive culture, but is also highly capable of working autonomously as required. Nationally this practice covers landscape components of public realm, infrastructure, education, health, multi-unit residential and commercial typologies. You will be responsible for the quality of design, documentation and coordination of projects as well as client and stakeholder management.

Key responsibilities

  • Harness the opportunity to shape the business and culture of an emerging studio with the support of the existing leadership team
  • Manage a diverse range of public and private projects throughout all stages of a project cycle
  • Establish project timelines and manage staff resourcing
  • Develop and grow an existing sector with solid base of current projects

Skills and experience

  • A degree in Landscape Architecture and ideally registration as a Landscape Architect;
  • Good design skills and a great attitude.
  • Proven experience in the design and delivery of projects across a range of typologies ideally within a Revit environment
  • Proven experience in collaborative / joint venture projects
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience, ideally locally within Australia
  • Extensive knowledge of project delivery from schematic design to contract administration
  • Strong technical knowledge and attention to detail
  • An understanding of documentation and delivery 
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to pitch to clients and build rapport
  • Experience in managing and mentoring a team demonstrating advanced people skills
  • Revit knowledge is an advantage

Benefits and culture

  • Central Brisbane CBD location
  • Community focused award-winning design practice
  • Fantastic social working environment and regular opportunities to collaborate with the interstate teams


Gemma Bradley

Bio: After completing Architectural Studies at the University of Auckland, Gemma worked as a studio manager at LCD Design Consultants and then at Lemonade Design Ltd. She joined Bespoke Careers in 2013 and since then has recruited for Sydney's leading design studios across Australia and New Zealand.

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