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About Colvin & Moggridge

Colvin & Moggridge is the UK’s oldest landscape architecture practice. The fresh, forward-thinking spirit and strong landscape design principles upon which Brenda Colvin founded the practice, back in 1922, continue to flourish and drive the business forward today, 100 years later. The result is a truly impressive, ever expanding, diverse portfolio of work that’s always interesting and sometimes even seminal.

Our Croydon team is seeking an enthusiastic, conscientious, full-time Senior Landscape Architect with good design and project running experience to provide support on a wide range of landscape projects.

About the role

  • You will run projects providing creative and technical input, working with other members of staff to ensure successful delivery
  • You will take responsibility for building and maintaining relationships with clients and consultants and for the day-to-day running of projects from inception to completion and beyond
  • You will actively participate in the development/mentoring of junior members of staf
  • You will have the opportunity to work for a wide range of clients – private, commercial, third sector – on a wide variety of project
  • You will have the opportunity to work in sensitive environments to help deliver projects of social, ecological and historic value


Your skills and experience

  • Post-graduate qualification in Landscape Architecture
  • Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute (CMLI) with at least three years post qualification experience
  • Demonstrable ability and experience in design and project management – from concept to detail, construction and contract administration
  • Good arithmetical, graphic, and verbal communication skills
  • A strong working knowledge of Vectorworks/AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite applications and Microsoft office
  • Full UK driving license
  • Excellent written and spoken English


Your interests and personal qualities

  • A passion for landscape
  • Good time management skills
  • A strong work ethic – you’ll be motivated, reliable, committed and hardworking
  • Good interpersonal skills and a team player


In return we offer

  • Salary of between £37,500.00 – £45,000.00 depending on experience
  • Leave entitlement 20 days plus bank holidays, rising after 4 years continuous service, and additional days gifted during the Christmas period
  • Office based but with hybrid flexible working arrangements
  • Excellent career prospects and Continuing Professional Development opportunities
  • Landscape Institute membership subscriptions paid
  • A friendly, relaxed and supportive working environment


What next?

If this opportunity is of interest to you and you are eligible to work in the UK please send a covering letter, CV and examples of your work to us by 31st December 2022. For additional information or an informal chat please phone Martin Bhatia on 0208 8688 9083.

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