Experienced Landscape Architect/Technician

// Landscape & Environment

// Coventry - Head Office


About IDP

IDP are an inter-disciplinary practice with a reputation for high quality place making and environmental responsiveness through innovative design.

We are a well-respected practice in the industry with a reputation for creative thinking and delivery. We have engaging work opportunities in a wide spectrum of sectors, including residential-led masterplanning, strategic land, education, and renewable energy, as well as our involvement in design review, expert witness and academic collaboration.

Why work with us?

We offer a friendly, team-focused office environment within the city centre, a competitive salary package, training opportunities and future career development.

We have an exciting and diverse project portfolio, and with Coventry currently the City of Culture there are exciting new opportunities to get involved with to inspire a vibrant place to live and work.

About the role

We are seeking an experienced Landscape Architect / Chartered Landscape Architect to join our multi-disciplinary practice with specialisms in urban design, architecture and landscape architecture.

We are a nationally respected practice with a reputation and passion for high-quality, sustainable, and award-winning places to live and work. Our creative teams add value to projects through collaborative problem-solving; realising the aspirations of our clients; and overcoming constraints and creating opportunities. The landscape team offer a range of services including masterplanning, concept design, landscape and townscape assessment (LVIA/ TVIA), detailed design and technical expertise across a range of sectors such as residential, education, leisure, health, retail and public realm.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in detailed hard and soft landscape design, seeing projects through from conceptual stages, through technical design and construction. They will be familiar with all aspects of project running and management; capable of liaising with clients and design teams, working to a budget and familiar with costings and timescales relevant to landscape construction.

The candidate will need to demonstrate the necessary range of design experience whilst working in a Practice. They will be proficient with CAD packages and Keyscape. Strong presentation skills and graphic ability with InDesign and Photoshop is also beneficial.


  • Working in both public and private sectors in residential, mixed-use and regeneration projects.
  • Demonstrable experience in a range of tasks including landscape design, technical and construction stage drawings.
  • Strong design flair with attention to high-quality and meticulous outputs.
  • Assisting in delivery of projects to a high standard within the client brief and budget.
  • A degree or masters in Landscape Architecture and a member of the Landscape Institute in the UK.
  • A Chartered Landscape Architect is beneficial.
  • Have a technical and detailed design focus to your role and a portfolio demonstrating experience within a Practice.
  • Proficient in AutoCad, Keyscape and/or Revit.
  • A good personality – to both bring to the team and in order to develop strong client relationships and liaise with other consultants.

Position Remuneration

  • A competitive Salary based on experience.
  • Flexible working environment (based in head office with flexibility for remote working)
  • Pension and healthcare package
  • Other benefits discussed at interview stage

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