Planning Director

Recruiter
Matchtech
Location
Southampton
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Due to expansion and an increase in workload, particularly in relation to residential developments, our client is looking for an experienced individual with excellent knowledge of expertise in leading a multi-disciplinary team.In the position of Planning Director you shall manage and run a wide range of development proposals including: significant strategic sites of 1000+ dwellings, large urban extensions, brownfield regeneration, to smaller schemes in sensitive locations.Essentially you will be a proven technical expert applying your knowledge and know-how and effectively respond to changing markets, in order to deliver continuous improvement, development and growth.As Planning Director you will also demonstrate the following:A high level of planning knowledge and the ability to undertake a variety of projects across a diverse range of sectors.Excellent problem solving, communication and negotiation.Commercial awareness, able to identify and respond appropriately to new business opportunities and foster strong relationships both internally and externallyKnowledge of relevant legislation and its application, as well as effective operation and development of management systems for quality, financial and project controls would be advantageous but not essential.This position allows the opportunity for you to be involved in a variety of projects for a range of public and private sector clients providing advice from initial feasibility studies, to strategic advice and Development Plan promotions, to detailed planning applications and appeals. Additionally you will also be able to lead on your own projects and develop your own client base, as well work within multidisciplinary teams on larger proposals.To discuss this opportunity confidentially in further detail please call Michael Mustoe on 01489 898854. To apply please send your CV to michael.mustoe@matchtech.com Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc. Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.