Associate Planner - (Leeds)

Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary
£47,000 - £58,000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted
12 Nov 2018
Closes
12 Dec 2018
Ref
LEEDS8K
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Osborne Richardson is delighted to be working with a highly-regarded and creative multidisciplinary consultancy, that deliver inspirational schemes across the north of England. The company is now seeking an Associate Town Planner to join the team. Applicants are expected to have at least 7 years experience and also to be members of the Royal Town Planning Institute.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Project managing a broad mix of planning submissions
  • Working with a wide range of clients, managing expectations and adhering to time limits
  • Maintaining a good understanding of policies relating to residential, commercial and mixed-use schemes
  • Participate in public inquiries
  • Assist with proof reading

It is essential that candidates have:

  • Proven planning experience of at least 7 years, from the public or private sector
  • Good professional writing skills with an ability to provide clear advice and a range of reports
  • Ability to present reasoned advice in formal and informal environments
  • Experience in preparing, submitting  and negotiating a range of planning applications
  • Ability to manage workload, budgets and project co-ordination (with sub-consultants)
  • Knowledge of public engagement practices
  • Enthusiasm, thoroughness, honesty and commitment

Reward:

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and experienced professional to propel their career to the next level. Our client is offering a very competitive salary package - circa £47,000- £58,000 depending on experience.

Apply:

If you are interested in this job, please apply now, alternatively you can call me for an informal discussion about it - 07894229847

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in Planning, please do send your CV to me (CJ Obi) – cj@osbornerichardson.com