Infrastructure and Environmental Planner Job Vacancy in London
Work for one of the UK's leading independent and integrated Planning and Design consultancies, in their London Office. Infrastructure and Environmental Planner, available from Planner to Senior Level: £40,000 to £50,000
Your new company
The London Office of this company specialises in Planning, Masterplanning, Landscape, Graphic Design, Architecture, Development Viability, Public Consultation and Environmental services. Their established Infrastructure & Environmental Planning team operates nationwide, currently based from London, Cambridge, Birmingham, Bristol and Cardiff. Due to continued work opportunities in residential, mixed use and commercial projects and growing opportunities in the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors they are looking for a new planner to join the London team. They provide environmental, health & wellbeing, socio-economic and sustainability advice at the strategic and project levels. Their team works within both the Town & Country Planning and Development Consent Order regimes and holds the IEMA EIA Quality Mark
Your new role
You will work collaboratively within your team and other Barton Willmore teams, including design, to embed sustainability principles. Deliver an environmental planning advisory service on a range of applications. Co-ordinate impact assessments (environmental, health, socio-economic, sustainability) and associated processes for a range of developments. Review technical reports and work with technical consultants to progress them to the necessary standard for senior sign off. Co-ordinate project teams to complete their tasks in delivering projects to time and budget. Conduct research and site appraisals on projects for our client base. Assist with the preparation of planning promotion documents and with the submission and negotiation of planning applications. Assist with policy representations. Provide planning appeal assistance, if required. Seek opportunities to grow your own network internally and externally. Look for opportunities to innovate and grow our business
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you will need to have 3-4 years' experience in environmental planning/consultancy (for senior). Have a relevant degree at 2:1 or above and ideally a postgraduate qualification. Have membership of a relevant professional institution. Have a good knowledge of the planning system, EIA, SA/plan promotion. Broad understanding of environmental, social, economic and sustainability issues. Track record in one or more of the following in addition to EIA and environmental/sustainability planning: health impact assessment, climate change assessment, socio-economic assessment, waste. Be committed to continuing your professional development with a willingness to learn and progress. Have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Be personable and professional with high levels of motivation, ambition and drive. Have excellent team-working skills. Be commercially minded and take on personal responsibility. Be committed and have an eye for detail. Have an ability to manage your own time and workload. Be proficient with Microsoft packages. Hold a full UK driving licence and are willing to travel nationally
What you'll get in return
A fantastic permanent role, joining their growing team, being involved with ground-breaking projects. The role offers a competitive salary with additional benefits, and potential will be engaged and developed, with contribution and good performance rewarded.
What you need to do now
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