Who we are
What We Do

PLACE Design + Planning, which amalgamated with Bell Fischer Landscape Architects in November 2016, is an award-winning landscape and urban design practice based in southwest London. As an employee owned trust, PLACE encourages the involvement of all staff in the success of the company and provides an ethos of excellence. We currently have a broad range of projects in a variety of sectors, from residential to education, and public realm to commercial, in both the UK and mainland Europe.

We are now expanding our team following the confirmation of new schemes beginning at start of 2018. We are looking for a Graduate Landscape Architect with a minimum of one or two years’ studio experience, who combines a strong, demonstrable ability in landscape design with real passion and the desire to become a fully qualified landscape architect. We will provide guidance and P2C mentoring for the successful candidate.

Applicants will be involved in all stages of projects, from concept to detail, construction and contract administration. With good written, verbal communication and graphical skills they will need to be proficient in AutoCAD, Keyscape, SketchUp and Adobe Creative Suite, as well as possessing good hand drawn graphic presentation skills. Experience of working on LVIAs would be an added advantage. Applicants should have an organised and efficient approach to completing work within tight deadlines and to budget. Good written and spoken English are essential. A full driving licence is desirable.

In return you will have the opportunity to join the employee owned trust having a say in how the company runs! PLACE offers competitive salaries, 25 days annual leave, a personal training allowance and time off to assist with completing CPD, social events and the potential for an income tax free bonus of £3600. We also host weekly study group sessions for P2C in our office.

To gain an understanding of the wide range of interesting projects on which we are currently engaged please visit our website If working for PLACE sounds interesting, and you are eligible to work in the UK with a current visa, please send a covering letter, including your notice period and salary expectations, a CV, and samples of your freehand and AutoCAD work (maximum 10 pages) via email to:

Office Manager

Closing date:  Monday 4th December 2017
Interviews will be held from week beginning Monday 11th December 2017






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Clay Farm - Cambridge

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