Current Vacancies:

Senior/ Associate Landscape Architect

What we’re looking for:

We’re looking for an enthusiastic senior or associate landscape architect who is chartered and has a portfolio of a minimum 5 years UK experience in all stages of work. We want to hear from people who share our commitment to creating outstanding landscape and have the ambition to develop their career with us. You’ll have the right mix of skills as a team player and an independent voice. You’ll be able to express yourself proficiently in a wide range of media including Autocad, Arc GIS, Adobe Adobe Professional Suite and MS Office 365. You’ll have the ability to communicate effectively and confidently with the Arkwood team, clients, stakeholders and the world at large. We’d particularly be impressed by candidates with skills and experience in strategic thinking, business development, project and line management, alongside technical writing, and landscape planning and strategy.

What we’ll offer you:

At Arkwood, you’ll have the chance to make a really important contribution to a growing company and to shape our future direction as a practice. We’ll offer you a great package and the chance to learn, develop and progress in your career. You will be part of the senior management team, a decision maker and important part of the growth and planning of the business. We offer competitive salaries and operate a staff profit-sharing bonus system. For people with ambition there are opportunities to progress your career with as part of our driven team. We provide equal pay to our staff regardless of gender or sexual orientation.

About us:

We’re a team of award-winning landscape architects and urban designers based in the heart of Hackney, East London. We design and deliver the inspiring public places that bind communities together, celebrating the uniqueness of each space and providing real benefits for individual, families, communities and cities. Our work is innovative and ambitious and acknowledged by our peers. We work with a wide range of clients, stakeholders and fellow professionals to deliver the best possible outcomes. We target and focus on landscape-led projects.

We’re a collaborative team, looking forward to adding your passion and experience to our existing mix. The practice is developing and we’re moving towards employee-ownership in 2024.

How to apply:

Please send your application to This should be 10MB or less and include:

  • Your CV and portfolio
  • A list of your core skills
  • A brief statement telling us why you want to work with us

We are always looking for ambitious, talented and hard-working people to join our team. If you’re interested in our work, share our value and feel you can make a contribution to the practice then do get in touch with us.

We are happy to receive speculative submissions at

Arkwood is an equal opportunities employer.