Purpose of the Role/Objective
To support and manage planning input required to promote and deliver strategic development sites.
To assist in the identification and promotion of new strategic development opportunities and provide advice to the Director.
Main Responsibilities of the Role
Support and manage the promotion of strategic development sites through the planning system.
Coordinate preparation of planning submissions, including planning applications, EIAs, planning appeals etc.
Prepare Local Plan and other representations to local authorities.
Monitor compliance with and discharge of planning conditions.
Manage and instruct consultants to an agreed scope of works.
Prepare and manage consultant budgets for identified projects.
Produce planning reports for potential development sites.
Liaise, consult and negotiate with relevant external organisations, including attendance at public consultation and stakeholder events.
Monitor Central and Local Government policies, guidance and advice.
Provide advice and assistance to colleagues and trainees on planning matters.
Ensure continued professional development to meet MRTPI requirements.
Undertake other duties as required.
Knowledge and Skills Required to be successful in the Role
BA/BSc (Hons) Planning Studies and/or postgrad Diploma in Planning Studies
Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute
Relevant post qualification experience in consultancy or development company, demonstrating site appraisal / negotiation / communication skills and knowledge of planning / legal process.
Some public sector experience an advantage
Whats on offer
On offer for your skills and expertise are a compatative salatry and package, upto £45,000 + car, pension, medical, bonus. If you are interested in discussing this role please get in touch with Dan Bown on 0117 332 8090 or apply via this advert.