Environmental Town Planner - Manchester

Penguin Recruitment
£25000 - £35000/annum Benefits Package
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Environmental Town Planner - Manchester

£25,000 - £35,000

*Leading Consultancy

Penguin Recruitment are delighted to represent a highly successful Planning and Design Consultancy, who are currently seeking a talented Environmental Town Planner to join their thriving Environmental Planning team in Manchester and work on a broad range of environmental planning projects.

Our client operates nation-wide and provides leading environmental planning services to the residential, commercial, energy and infrastructure sectors. The successful Environmental Town Planner will be based in their Manchester office and be the main point of contact for town planning and design colleagues and clients from their other offices across the UK.

Key responsibilities and duties will include:

* Managing Environmental Impact Assessments with senior level support
* Preparing fee proposals
* Building good relationships with the planning and design teams in our northern offices and their clients
* Managing project budgets and invoicing
* Undertaking site visits
* Producing high quality written reports and reviewing other technical documents to extract the key technical information
* Preparing socio-economic and health impact assessments, EIA Screening and Scoping Reports, waste reports, Strategic Environmental Assessments, etc.
* Liaising with, and managing, other professionals, for example, landscape architects, transport engineers, architects, Local Authority representatives;
* Working towards professional membership (next stage of IEMA membership and eventually Chartered Environmentalist).

The successful Environmentla Town Planner will have a minimum of 2 years' experience working in environmental planning, EIA and Sustainability Appraisal / Strategic Environmental Assessment. You must hold a relevant degree and have an excellent understanding of environmental and socio-economic issues.

In return, you will receive a competitive salary, employee profit share scheme, pension, generous paid holiday, and a flexible benefits package which you can tailor to suit your individual needs (including, gym membership, buy and sell holiday, cycle to work, childcare vouchers etc). The company also has massive scope to progress your career and actively hold internal and external training in Manchester and London to broaden your skillset.

This is an excellent opportunity for personal development and career progression. If this is the right opportunity for you, please apply by clicking below, or if you would like more information regarding this role please contact Sarah Tempest on (Apply online only) or via e-mail:.

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