We are currently looking to hire a
Part-time or Freelance
Material & circular economy researcher
Deadline: 24th February 2023

To undertake:
Site material audits & pre-demolition audits
Landscape scale mapping of materials, producers, infrastructure, skills
Feasibility studies
Material sourcing
Managing material collection & processing
Specification writing for bespoke products & processes
Design of creative material solutions

Role requirements:
In-depth knowledge of materials & their application in the built environment
Well organised with excellent research skills
Good graphic design & visual communication skills – In-design & Illustrator, basic CAD. GIS an advantage.
Excellent written & verbal communication
Understanding & enthusiasm for principles of circular economy & sustainable design
Experience & good understanding of construction industry
Good appreciation and knowledge of design & craft
Approachable & comfortable speaking to wide range of trades & stakeholders
Resourceful with excellent problem-solving ability

Based in South-East or London
Willingness to travel and to work in Sussex regularly

Could suit landscape architect/architect, or experienced construction trades/crafts person, with design training.

To apply please submit the following:

Cover Letter, CV & Portfolio (if applicable): Please upload a single pdf (max 10MB) containing a cover letter (max. 1 page), your CV and your portfolio. We will not review links to external portfolios.

Please send to: [email protected]