Senior Town Planner - Manchester

Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Town Planner - Clientside - Manchester

£35,000 - £40,000 + 15% bonus

*Excellent benefits package

We are very pleased to represent a multi award-winning Housebuilder based in Manchester. Our client are currently looking for a Senior Town Planner to join their thriving team and support and assist the Development Director.

As a Senior Town Planner, key responsibilities and duties will include:

* Advising on site acquisition
* Prepare analysis of planning policies
* Attending local authority meetings
* Planning Applications and Appeals
* Liaising with the Director to devise and progress Planning strategies
* Assisting the Region in the negotiation, preparation and submission of projects for planning permission
* Advising on Section 106 Obligations, Planning legislation and Planning conditions
* Attending Planning Committee meetings and Regional Liaison meetings
* Instruct and manage external consultants on specific issues as and when necessary

In order to be considered, the successful Senior Town Planner must hold a Town Planning degree and/or Masters, have at least 5 years' Planning experience and be a member of the RTPI. Both public and private Sector experience is highly desirable.

This is a fantastic opportunity for personal development and career progression that offers a competitive salary, generous bonus scheme and excellent career progression.