Planner – South of Norwich – Salary Circa £43,000 + Package

Are you at the top of your game within the Planning world and now looking for the next step?

Are you looking for a unique and challenging position?

This well-established, reputable practice, with over 150 years’ experience, is looking for a Planner to join their growing practice.

About the business

This multi-disciplined practice – made up of a surveying, architectural and of course, a planning team – is now on the lookout for a Planner that is looking for a long-term career in an expanding, friendly and professional office.

The successful Planner will offer expert planning advice for a range of projects, including residential development schemes, public sector works, community projects, agricultural to residential change of use, works to Grade I & II listed buildings, as well as working on planning applications in order to increase asset value. Most of the projects you could be working on are based around East Anglia and you will be required to travel on the occasion but nothing out of the ordinary in terms of distance.

Every day in the office is different at this well-established practice. The practice requires a hands-on, personable and suitably qualified professional who can work independently and who will enjoy working as part of a small team within an independent business. If you feel you are at an independent level and looking for genuine career progression, this could be the next step for you!

Responsibilities for the successful Principal Planner?

  • Being in charge of all planning related queries, both externally and internally, whether they be individual queries or part of an on-going project.

  • Offering comprehensive, sound advice using existing knowledge and also cross-referencing most recent legislation

  • Work in conjunction with internal departments to offer support in respect of planning for projects, liaising with colleagues to best ensure a well-rounded understanding of each of the project requirements

  • Effectively facilitate the planning process; compiling planning applications and appeals for a broad range of projects

  • Compilation and delivery of Design & Access statements, Planning Assessments and Feasibility Studies

  • Maintaining strong working relationships with clients; representing them in an official capacity at committee meetings etc. and always aiming to deliver an exceptional, professional yet friendly service

What they expect from the successful Principal Planner?

  • Ideally, RTPI accredited status or on your way to full accreditation with the objective of becoming a chartered  town planner.

  • Professional, personable and can-do attitude when providing your expertise to all parties.

  • A flexible approach to your workload, the ability to be flexible and work to deadlines.

  • Plenty of self-motivation but also a team-focused drive; the desire to be a proud company ambassador.

This practice is offering a competitive salary of between £40,000 – £45,000 as well as a healthy package on top of this, for further details please call for more information.

How to apply?

Harvey Pringle is the consultant dealing with this vacancy, please either apply through our website or call ahead for a preferable application 01392 357 565 – alternatively, apply here. 929084