Senior Town Planner - Birmingham

  • Bennett and Game Recruitment
  • Dudley Rd, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK
  • Jan 11, 2019

Job Description

Our client, an award winning and leading consultancy are seeking an Intermediate - Senior level planner to join them in Birmingham. This role requires an individual who is at Senior level in Town Planning with proven experience in direct client care. The successful candidate who secures this exciting role for a Senior Town Planner will have the ability to bring on new clients but also build upon the company's excellent reputation and ensure that clients are returning ensure there is repeat business.

The day to day duties of the Senior Town Planner will consist of project management duties within residential, retail and commercial developments. The Senior Town Planner will be present in informal hearing and public inquiry submissions. This role will involve submission of representation to development plans and completing site appraisals whilst having the ability to negotiate section 106 legal agreements and submission planning.

The most suitable candidate for this role will be responsible for managing a number of complex projects for a range of clients so the most suitable candidate will be responsible for taking lead on the role and planning applications. The Town Planner should be confident with their demeanour and own abilities being able to work alone when needed with minimal support and supervision. This role requires an individual who can assist in managing the project team and consultation team. Our client will offer in return an excellent and competitive package and the opportunity to progress within the company with ongoing support and training.

Senior Town Planner - Birmingham Position Overview

  • Project Management for a mixture of projects in a variety of areas
  • Written Representations and informal hearing
  • Public inquiry submissions and submission of representations to development plans
  • Completing site appraisals
  • Negotiating section 106 legal agreements
  • Planning and advertising consent applications
  • Stepping in with team management duties as and when required.

Senior Town Planner - Birmingham Position Requirements

  • Significant experience within a Town Planning role
  • A Chartered member of RTPI
  • A full driving license and access to own vehicle is essential
  • Project Management ability
  • Confident demeanour

Senior Town Planner - Birmingham Position Remuneration

  • Salary depending upon experience
  • 25 days' holiday + BH (3 discretionary days)
  • Healthcare
  • Life insurance
  • Bonus
  • 7% Pension
  • CPD ongoing training and support
  • Discounts on major retail brand

We, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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