Planner – Planning and Development

Glasgow City
Competitive Salary
09 Apr 2018
09 May 2018
Number 47
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level

About the firm

Montagu Evans has been providing expert advice in the property sector for nearly 100 years.

We are proud of that heritage - just as we are proud of our reputation as a highly professional firm of chartered town planners, surveyors and property consultants. We do not stand still and are forever adapting, constantly looking at innovative ways to service our clients and deliver forward thinking solutions.

Through our office network we are involved in some of the largest commercial, residential and mixed-use property projects in the UK today. Partners at Montagu Evans have a hands-on style of working and are personally involved at all stages of a project - from inception to completion and beyond - making critical decisions that ensure the best possible outcome for our clients each and every time. We are totally committed and always direct. In a world where loyalty is rare, our approach has enabled client relationships to be formed and maintained for many years.

This is what drives us: putting our clients first. It's why we remain a partnership. With continuity amongst our partners and staff we really can offer the best possible service based on a stable and sustainable partnership ethos.

About the role

Planning & Development is a core part of our business and we are looking for a talented, ambitious and personable planner to join our planning and development team in Scotland. The role will be based within our Glasgow office. 

We provide commercial planning and development advice to many of the country's leading developers, financial institutions and landowners.

The role will offer the right candidate a great career opportunity to work within a busy and growing team, with the opportunity for meaningful future advancement in a successful partnership.

Successful candidates will work within a wider team providing planning advice on a diverse range of projects.

In return, we can offer a competitive remuneration package, experience in a position offering early responsibility with a strong client focus, and excellent career prospects which are only limited by your ambition.

Reports to: Partner – Planning

Location: 302 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5RU

Role Requirements:

  • RTPI and/or RICS (P&D) accredited qualification
  • Recently qualified (MRTPI)
  • 2-3 years of planning experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent report writing ability
  • Keen interest in planning and development

Person specification

  • Experience of and ability to negotiate effectively
  • Experience of communication and client interfacing skills
  • Ability to work well with colleagues and as part of a wider team
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • High service delivery skills
  • Excellent communicator, both written and verbal
  • Self-motivated
  • Committed and organised
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft packages.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to Quoting reference Number 47 in the subject title on the email.