A skilled and experienced Senior or Principal Heritage Consultant is required to join an established, friendly, Built Heritage team based in our London office. Reporting to the Head of Built Heritage you will provide high quality heritage advice and support to private and public sector clients.
A diverse and varied role, you will prepare applications for listed buildings consent and heritage related appraisals of land, buildings, townscape and concepts. You will undertake requisite research and analysis to support appraisals, as well as prepare significance assessments and heritage impact assessments. You will liaise, negotiate and develop relationships with planning officers, organisations, third parties and fellow professionals. You will prepare and present at internal and external meetings, assist in drawing up and negotiating competitive proposals and provide evidence in support of heritage related planning appraisals. You will demonstrate excellent awareness of market conditions, government policies and contribute to the preparation of design and access statements, development briefs, management plans, sustainability statements, and other planning supporting documents.
You will be educated to degree level (or equivalent) in historic building conservation or a heritage related qualification. You should ideally have post qualification experience. As a member of the IHBC (Institute of Historic Building Conservation) you will have detailed knowledge of the British Town Planning system and a thorough knowledge of heritage subject matter and the application of policy. You will be IT literate with experience of Adobe Creative Suite, to include Photoshop and Indesign. You will have excellent written and communications skills, as well as the ability to thrive under pressure and to work to tight deadlines.
At WYG, our vision is clear: To inspire our clients and our people to create positive change through our imagination and expertise. Resourceful, confident and authentic, we promise unique solutions, and we deliver every time. The qualities we share help us match the impact of far bigger consultancies – from client focus and collaborative spirit, to strategic and ethical thinking. Our professional teams offer public and private clients around the world expertise through the full project life cycle, including planning, design, procurement and management.
In return for your dedication, you’ll enjoy a high quality total remuneration package including: contributory pension, health cover and flexible working options. Pick and choose your perfect blend from advantages including childcare and retail vouchers, travel insurance and variable holiday. You’ll also benefit from great training and development, with support to achieve your career goals.
Closing Date: 31/08/2018