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Director of Planning and Assistant Planner

Ref: JP1275230
Negotiable + Competitive + Benefits
UK, North West
Property & Real Estate, Town Planning
5th July 2017
Job Type

Director of Planning and Assistant Planner


A leading property consultancy with office locations across the UK is looking to strengthen its team in Manchester with the addition of a Planning Director and an Assistant Planner. The increase in team size is part of an expansion plan that has ultimately been driven by the surge in development across North-West.

Key Responsibilities (Director):

- Management of planning team.

- Management of internal advisors and external consultant teams.

- Business development.

- Leading on large scale projects.

Key Responsibilities (Assistant Planner):

  • Drafting, submitting and monitoring of planning applications.
  • Undertaking research and formulating reports.
  • Liaising with clients and Local Authorities.

In relation to the Director of Planning post, the ideal Planner will be MRTPI qualified with experience dealing with clients, winning new business and an understanding of the residential sector; private sector experience is essential for the senior positon. With regards to the Assistant Planning position, my client is ideally seeking a planner that is on the APC pathway and is capable of handling minor planning applications. My client offers a competitive salary along with additional company benefits such as a car allowance and discretionary bonus.

Please apply with your most recent CV. If you would like to discuss the opportunity in further detail please contact Joshua Palmer on 0161 457 0109.

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