Associate Director / London (Monument) / Planning Consultancy

Penguin Recruitment
£60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Associate Director - City of London (Monument)

Town Planning & Transport Planning Consultants

£Negotiable (Guide of £60,000 - £65,000 p/a + benefits depending on experience)

Penguin recruitment are pleased to be working with a bespoke planning consultancy situated in central London who are looking to recruit an established London Planner to join the team and assist in the growth of the Planning division.

The consultancy have been established for 7 years and currently employ a small but talented team who have achieved a 97% success rate in securing consents for their clients' proposals!

The team work with a wide ranging client base that includes strategic land promoters, housebuilders, developers, care home providers, hospitals, local authorities, breweries, investment firms and private individuals to name a few.

Projects can fall in a number of sectors such as residential, elderly care facilities, offices, retail & leisure, heritage, public sector, institutions & strategic land. These can be small scale schemes through to large scale strategic sites of up to 5000 units which naturally can be complex and intricate in nature and therefore require the highest calibre of strategy and advice.

In addition to securing planning permissions you will support the company by advising on all planning-related matters such as:

* heritage and conservation implications
* development plan policies and allocations
* appeals
* expert planning witness and inquiries
* enforcement
* planning obligations (section 106 agreements)
* planning conditions
* community infrastructure levy
* neighbourhood planning.

In order to qualify for this position you will hold several years planning experience projects (London experience desirable). You will be a member of the RTPI with a proven track record of networking / winning business. Good presentation, communication and interpersonal skills are expected.

The reward

In return you will be offered an excellent starting salary (c£65,000 p/a), attractive benefits package, access to a variety of interesting projects alongside a supportive, tight nit team.


The Director leading this recruitment is keen to meet with suitable Associate Directors ASAP so please register your interest below by clicking 'apply'

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Our client is based in central London and is therefore easily accessible. Nearby stations include Monument, Bank and London Fenchurch street.