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Director / Associate Director / Principal Planner

Employer
Entrust Planning & Environmental
Location
Liverpool and Galway Offices
Salary
Salary and other benefits range depending on position/experience
Closing date
18 Feb 2022

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Job Details

Job Details

Our Liverpool office has a Director/Associate Director vacancy our Galway office has an Associate Director/Principal Planner vacancy, for the right candidates.

These are excellent career opportunities for ambitious suitable candidates as we are a fast-growing consultancy, which offers a unique opportunity to have a very wide ranging role within the company in terms of the roles themselves and also in the different infrastructure sectors which we operate within and as a result there is a genuine opportunity to grow your career rapidly within the company to management level and beyond.

The roles will vary and may involve managing a number of infrastructure planning applications, client interface as well as overseeing and mentoring staff, amongst many other tasks in a dynamic environment. There will be a strong emphasis on developing the business in the energy sector for the Associate/Director Role.

The successful candidates will have:

  • 5 years + post-graduate private/public sector experience for the Associate/Principal Planner role;
  • 7 years private/public sector experience for the Director role;
  • Chartered Member of the RTPI;
  • Excellent working knowledge of the UK/Irish Planning systems;
  • Meticulous attention to detail and excellent report writing skills;
  • Solution focussed attitude;
  • Strong project management skills with ability to deliver to project deadlines;
  • Excellent presentation and communications skills;
  • Good analytical skills and IT competency;
  • Highly motivated and ambitious in fast paced working environment;
  • Mult-task different projects and work activities;
  • Work well with others internally and externally.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Lead planner on projects including liaising with clients;
  • Writing and leading on a wide variety of planning applications;
  • Writing planning reports for Planning Authorities;
  • Project manage multi-disciplinary teams of professionals, other stakeholders and project budgets;
  • Primary client liaison at all stages of projects;
  • Undertake background research, desk studies, site visits and preparing planning assessments and reports;
  • Working collaboratively with clients, colleagues and external consultants;
  • Ability to analyse planning policy and make recommendations to clients and colleagues;
  • Liaising with Planning Authorities and other statutory bodies;
  • Writing Tenders Associate/Director Role;
  • Business development activities in power distribution/distribution and renewable energy generation Associate/Director Role;
  • Mentoring junior staff members;
  • Attendance at meetings with clients, project teams and other stakeholders.

Remuneration and Benefits;

Working arrangements are flexible; full time office based preferable but hybrid will be considered.

Salary and other benefits range depending on position/experience.

How to Apply

If you’re interested in this role, please forward an up-to-date CV and cover letter to catherine@entrust-services.com.

Company

Entrust is a well-established planning and environmental consultancy since 2008. We operate across the UK & Ireland from our offices in Liverpool and Galway.

We are a growing and leading multi-disciplinary planning and environmental consultancy, specialising in infrastructure and utilities. We enable infrastructure projects to be built by delivering the necessary consents in a solution focussed and timely manner. We thrive in finding workable solutions to overcome issues that may arise in the pre-construction process in order to de-risk it as much as possible.

We work in a dynamic and friendly atmosphere and always strive to bring out the best in our team. We have a number of employees that have been here for many years. Our employees are our greatest asset and we offer excellent promotion opportunities to grow your career.

 

Company

Entrust is a leading provider of planning and environmental services in the UK and Ireland.  Our sectors include wireless telecoms, utilities, solar PV, EV charging, energy storage  and onshore wind.  We enable infrastructure projects to be built by delivering the necessary consents in a solution focused and timely manner.  Our team manages each stage of the planning application from its feasibility and surveying stages through to its final submission.  We also offer a bespoke range of technical services to support each application.

 

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