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Are you a talented Principal / Associate Town Planner seeking to join a leading consultancy in the Southampton area?
This consultancy has an excellent reputation – both as a planning consultancy and as an employer. They are considered one of the UK’s leading consultancies and their reputation precedes them in terms of professional integrity and staff development. Due to continued growth as a business and a recent increase in work, my client seeks to appoint a knowledgeable and experienced Principal Planning Consultant on a fixed term basis to complement the close-knit team.
About the role:
Ideal applicants will have a demonstrable track record of managing a range of planning applications and appeals, particularly those pertaining to residential, mixed-use, sport, commercial and educational projects. You may have processed and assessed medium and large scale planning applications in a Planning Officer capacity, or prepared and submitted proposals on behalf of a client as a Planning Consultant. A good understanding of the English Planning System, extending to national and local planning frameworks is essential for this position and it is expected that you will be able to advise clients and stakeholders on a range of planning matters.
Experience working in the capacity of a Senior/Principal Planner or Planning Officer is necessary for this post and, it is anticipated that you will have a minimum of 5 years' professional experience. Either private or public sector experience would be appropriate for this post, and those making the transition into the private sector can be assured that the change will be comfortable and straightforward. Full membership of the RTPI would be a clear advantage for this post, but those expecting to attain MRTPI status this year are also encouraged to apply.
The successful applicant will join the team as Principal Planner. This is a great opportunity for someone to be involved in two major high profile strategic applications.
How to Apply:
To apply for the role of Principal Planner, please send your CV to the details provided today.
Alternatively if you would like to find out more about this opportunity, please contact Phoebe Hookway in confidence using the contact details below.
Phoebe – 0117 934 9555