Town Planner (Manchester)
An exciting role has arisen with a leading planning consultancy in Manchester to join their expanding team. You will be joining an award-winning practice with a national network of offices and excellent reputation within the planning industry.
You will be dealing with a long-established client base consisting of prestigious housebuilders, private developers, land owners, commercial corporates and public sector bodies. The project work will be varied including residential, mixed-use and commercial work. As a Planner you will have regular contact with the clients and take responsibility for small-medium scale developments as well as assisting on larger scale schemes.
We are seeking MRTPI qualified candidates with some consultancy experience, ideally from the Manchester/NW market. A similar variety in project experience to the above is preferable and a good grounding in development management work is essential. Responsibilities include; planning applications and appeals; site appraisals; planning strategies; S106 negotiations; development plan representations and providing advice and guidance to clients throughout all stages of the planning process.
You will be rewarded with a very competitive basic salary, generous benefits package and bonus scheme. There is also a good progression track with this company and many of the Directors in place currently joined the firm as Planners and Senior Planners themselves, they have a very low staff turnover. The firm are also very encouraging of networking and CPD and regularly attend and sponsor industry events.
To apply for this role please do not hesitate to contact Ruth Hoggett. By clicking apply, please be assured that your CV will not be sent to the client until you have been fully briefed on the role and given permission for us to do so. We aim to get back to all applications; however, due to the volume of applications we receive, we are not always able to do so. If you have not received a response within 4 - 5 working days, please assume your application has not been successful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.