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Porter Gosling

Job title Planner / Senior Town Planner
Location Midlands, UK
Salary range To c. £35k
Sector Planning
Reference PG-438500
Date posted 23-Apr-19
Apply by 23-May-19
Contact Paul Gosling
Tel: 01202 880 987
Summary We are working with a fantastic design and consultancy practice to support their recruitment of a Planner / Senior Town Planner. Working with their small existing team you will have the opportunity to work on projects from inception to completion, largely in the Retail / Commercial sector.

Role Overview

We are working with a highly respected multidisciplinary design and consultancy business. They provide high quality of services across a diverse range of sectors including the retail, commercial, rural and residential markets.

They have an established planning team and are looking to strengthen this group.

You will get the opportunity to take projects through from inception to completion and they are therefore looking for someone with experience in a range of activities associated with the planning process including:

  • policy and planning research,
  • preparing planning applications,
  • design and access statements,
  • planning statements,
  • contributions to the EIA process.

Person Requirements

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A range of experience and the capability / interest in working with clients on projects from inception to completion.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in the planning sector (private or public sector)
  • Relevant academic and professional qualifications, ideally including Chartered Status at Senior level.
  • Able to design and deliver effective and creative solutions to support clients’ objectives.
  • Strong inter-personal skills with the ability to communicate confidently and effectively both internally with colleagues and externally with clients and other parties.
  • Strong analytical and IT skills.

The Opportunity

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a friendly and inclusive practice where your efforts will be recognised and rewarded.

You will get the opportunity to grow and develop your skills, supported by a team of highly experienced professionals.

Porter Gosling

Porter Gosling are acting as a recruitment agency in respect to this position.

Porter Gosling supports organisations in the recruitment of senior and specialist individuals in the Environmental and Sustainability sectors.

Typical disciplines we work on will include Corporate Sustainability Jobs, Environmental Consultancy Jobs, Contaminated Land Jobs, EIA and Ecology Jobs, Water and Waste Management Jobs, ESG Jobs, Environmental Planning Jobs, Building Sustainability Jobs.

Please apply using the form on the link attached or call:

+44 (0)7818 553 636 / +44 (0)1202 880 987