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Planning Director

Carrington West
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Closing date
1 Aug 2024

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Private sector
Contract Type
Full Time
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Position Available: Planning Director
Location: Sheffield
Sector: Private, Consultancy.
Salary: Dependent on experience
Carrington West are on the lookout for a seasoned Planning Director. We are working with a leading, multi-disciplinary consultancy that are looking to expand their dynamic team in their Sheffield office. Working closely with the senior management team, the appointed Planning Director will take the helm of their Sheffield office, tasked with elevating and expanding its existing project portfolio, playing a pivotal role in this growth.
Role and Responsibilities:
As Planning Director, you will be responsible for:
·Confidently leading a range of projects, engaging in both development management and development plan/policy work.
·Leading and expanding the established Planning team.
·Developing the client base, overseeing existing client instructions, and cultivating new client opportunities.
·Managing staff workloads and professional development to ensure adherence to required standards.
·Identifying and securing opportunities in growth sectors.
·Ensuring Office profitability, including client accounts, budgeting, and income projections.
Qualifications and Requirements:
·Chartered member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).
·10 years' of professional experience, ideally a blend of private sector consultancy and public sector or client-side roles.
·Candidates should hold a postgraduate qualification in Planning.
Salary and Benefits:
Remuneration will be based on the successful candidate's experience and potential and can be discussed upon interview stage
Benefits include:
·Performance-linked bonus scheme.
·Flexible working.
·Company Pension Scheme.
·Health insurance.
This role will move quickly and is a unique opportunity so please get in touch as soon as possible. By sending in your CV, you acknowledge you are happy for us to put you forward for the role in you have applied for. If you are keen to see a full job description, please call or attach a cover letter to your application.
To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Georgia Cookson on 02393 876 099.
If you are a Town Planner who is interested in job opportunities, but this role is not of interest, please still apply then we can consider you for other positions.
Job Reference Number: 50726


Carrington West has a dedicated team offering town planning jobs in the UK town planning sector. Our Town Planning Team operate within the interim, contract and permanent employment markets within town planning. Our town planning candidates benefit from many years’ experience of placing professionals into local authorities UK wide.

As well as our council client base, Carrington West service some of the most desirable town planning consultancy jobs available. We have considerable experience in recruiting for town planners, development management officers, policy planners, regeneration planners, conservation officers, project managers and urban designers from entry level through to Director / Head of Service. For a discrete conversation or to find out about the latest town planning jobs we have available, please contact our Town Planning Team today on 02392 704037.


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02392 704 037
Building 1000, Lakeside
North Harbour

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