Built Heritage Lead

4 months ago


Mid-senior level
Project manager

About Us

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment and across industry. We offer a broad range of professional services that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.

About the Role

The role will entail management of change within the historic built environment, combining technical expertise and architectural knowledge with commercial acumen and business leadership. You will become a part of existing projects, undertaking a wide range of activities including leading and undertaking historic environment chapters of environmental impact assessments (EIA), liaising with clients and consultees, and agreeing and managing archaeological investigations.

What You're Gonna Do

You will make an impact in this role by… - being focused on winning new work, overseeing the delivery of built heritage inputs for internal and external clients within a wide range of project sectors including planning, geotechnics, energy performance, property, transport and cities. - the leadership of Arup’s more complex and challenging projects, leading on assessments, design advice and consent applications - the ability to bring in a variety of work ranging from Conservation Management Plans, Conservation Area Assessments, Environmental Statements, Urban Renewal Strategies and complex conservation projects for sites in the UK and internationally

About You

To achieve in this role, you are likely to have… - Established track record of delivering public or private heritage focused projects; - Full knowledge of the planning process (including EIA) and be fully conversant with the relevant environmental / heritage legislation and guidance; - Robust knowledge of UK architecture and architectural history; - Excellent presentation and report writing skills; - Ability to work independently and collaboratively; Qualifications: - A good first degree in Architecture, Conservation of the Historic Environment or Architectural History; - Relevant Masters degree or higher qualification in the built environment, eg. Architecture, Architectural History, Conservation Management or similar

What We Offer

Reward and Benefits: We offer a competitive salary at all levels and one of the best benefits packages in our sector. Core benefits including private healthcare and a range of other protection schemes are funded by Arup and made available to all permanent staff in order to support and safeguard your financial, physical and mental wellbeing. Shape your time with us: How can we best work with you? Whether you’re a parent, a Carer, a student, or just have a busy lifestyle, it’s not always easy to commit to standard working hours. At Arup you have access to a range of flexible working options – including flexible start and finish times, working from home or working part-time. If you're interested in any of these options, please let us know when you apply and we'll discuss how this could work in your role.

International Candidates

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