Senior Planner

Location
Leeds
Salary
Salary dependent upon experience
Posted
09 Nov 2020
Closes
12 Dec 2020
Sector
Property
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Planner, Senior
Specialism
Planning, Town Planning

Are you a Planner or Senior Planner looking to join a growing team in Yorkshire? If so, our client is a national planning consultancy with a fantastic opportunity for you to join their hard-working team.​

The consultancy works with established clients across the UK from numerous offices and their team in Leeds handle a mixture of residential, retail, education, mixed use and major regeneration schemes across the region and beyond. Typically, the Senior Planner will have an integral role in these schemes engaging with clients that include house builders, major retail operators, developers, education providers and local authorities.​

As a Senior Planner you will be tasked with managing projects that will vary in size and complexity, mentoring junior team members, progressing applications through the planning process and engaging with and managing client relationships.​

Ideally the Senior Planner will have demonstrable experience of handling projects and working within the private sector. Chartered RTPI membership is preferred as you will ideally take a key role in mentoring and supporting junior team members on the APC pathway. Sector experience can be varied, but any previous retail, education or residential experience will be extremely beneficial. Excellent communication skills are required due to the key role the Senior Planner will have on projects and, therefore, engaging with clients, Planning Officers, colleagues and other stakeholders.​

An excellent salary is on offer plus additional benefits for the Senior Planner and there is ample opportunity for you to progress your career within this team.