Senior Planner / Leicester / Respected Planning Consultancy

Penguin Recruitment
£28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
30 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Penguin Recruitment: Supporting Planners since 2008 Senior Town Planner Leicester, East Midlands £28,000 - £35,000 p/a benefits package Your job Are you interested in working with an established and respected planning consultancy on a broad range of projects while being supported and encouraged to develop your skills? The practise are looking to recruit a Senior Planner to their in Leicester office as part of a strategic growth plan (alongside a Graduate appointment) and will require you to manage small to medium scale Residential, Commercial, Heritage, Retail, Town Centre and Enforcement projects. The company The practise have multiple offices throughout the East & West Midlands. The company's clients extend the length and breadth of the country and fall into many different sectors such national and regional house builders through to major household retailers, the public sector, and private individuals. The company's services include submitting planning applications, promoting development sites through the local plan process and providing representation at planning appeals. The company also provide community engagment and public consultation. You will join a team of 9 Planners and 3 Directors and so will have plenty of experience around you to draw from. Key responsibilities will include -To manage small to medium scale Residential, Commercial, Heritage, Retail, Town Centre and Enforcement projects. -Provide advice to clients at all stages of the planning process -To support the Directors on large scale projects as required -To support junior team members as appropriate -Highlight and cultivate new business opportunities Job requirements -Degree or Masters in Planning or related field -MRTPI -3-5 years Planning experience (either from the Private or Public sector) -Good communicator -A team player attitude Benefits -Competitive starting salary & Benefits package (£25,000 - £35,000 p/a) - Join a supportive and respected consultancy in the region -Varied and exciting project profile -Clear career progression opportunities -Continued professional development Apply Now The Partner leading this recruitment is keen to meet with suitable Senior Planners immediately with a view to make an appointment to start in October 2016. Please register your interest below by clicking 'apply'. For further information on this role or others in the region, please contact me on 01792 365 004 or COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Leicester, Loughborough, Corby, Kettering, Coventry, Nuneaton, Hinkley, Birmingham, Burton-Upon-Trent, Derby, Nottingham. This job was originally posted as