Strategic Planning Manager

Edinburgh and Manchester
05 Apr 2019
05 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Manager, Planner

Strategic Planning Manager

Edinburgh and Manchester

Company: Wallace Land Investment & Management is a privately owned and funded land promotion company with a proven track record in the promotion and delivery of strategic land throughout Scotland & England. We are passionate about what we do and provide a personal and professional approach to the land owners we work with to deliver the maximum value from every site we promote.

Job Role: Reporting directly to the Owner and the Regional Manger your role will include the identification and planning review of new strategic land opportunities, alongside managing the planning promotion, application, and appeal of existing and new portfolio sites within Scotland and the North West of England and ultimately achieving a marketable planning consent.

The Person: A proven track record in the promotion of strategic land is essential (4+ years), with excellent negotiation and communication skills, both oral and written. Must be self-motivated to manage and deliver multiple large projects, and work on own initiative and resourcefulness.

Other Specific Requirements:

  • A confident and professional networker.
  • An innovative thinker, with drive to seek out and pursue potential development opportunities.
  • Must be fully IT literate in Microsoft packages – specifically Microsoft Excel and Word; as well as a working knowledge of Google Earth Pro.
  • Sound geographical knowledge of the job role’s area.
  • Ideally qualified to degree standard in planning with RTPI professional qualification.
  • Full clean driving licence.

Application Process: Please send CV and Covering Letter to Senior Strategic Land Manager, Alex Forsyth by clicking on the 'Apply Button'

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