Planner

2 days left

Recruiter
FastTrack Management Services Limited
Location
Northampton
Salary
£50000/annum
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a national developer with an excellent reputation in the market and they are currently recruiting for a Planner to work along side the Planning Manager

The role

The key functions of the role will be to provide support in managing applications through the planning process and to assist the land department in the identification of future residential land opportunities emerging from the planning system within the region.

Skills

The ideal candidate will be required to demonstrate a full understanding of the planning system, particularly the procedures involved in the identification and promotion of residential land and in the management of planning applications both at outline stage and reserved matters stage.

They will need a clear understanding of planning legislation and national policy, both new and emerging, that will affects the delivery of the supply of land for housing and the detail of residential schemes that are promoted.

They will also need to have a clear grasp of working thought the planning application process to deliver implementable planning consent(s) and enable a start on site. Therefore knowledge of technical and commercial requirements of discharging conditions and working with S106 agreements is also required.

Effective professional and social skills are essential, as the role will involve working with a diverse range of people, including landowners, public and private sector professionals as well as politicians and local residents.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate may well be working within the planning department of a local authority or other regional or national house builder and will have completed an RTPI accredited degree or equivalent qualification