A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Planner or Planner to join a leading consultancy in Kent. You will be joining a friendly and supportive team, working with an established client base of both public and private sector clients, including prestigious housebuilders and developers.
The project work is very interesting and will involve medium – large scale residential and mixed-use schemes as well as strategic advice and LDF/Site promotion work. At this level you should be able to demonstrate a good grounding in development management work, good client facing skills and be confident in networking/building your own profile whilst adding to the companies. You will ideally have strong residential project experience and have a good working knowledge of the South East as well as local policies.
You will ideally be MRTPI qualified or working towards it with a minimum of 12 months’ experience. Consultancy experience is advantageous although local authority experience will also be considered. Relocators will also be considered if they can show commitment to the area and the ability to pick up new policies quickly. Candidates should have strong report writing skills as well as good communication and presentation skills.
There is a competitive salary and benefits package on offer for the successful candidate as well as good progression.
To apply for this role please contact Ruth Hoggett. By clicking apply, please be assured that your CV will not be sent to the client until you have been fully briefed on the role and given permission for us to do so. We aim to get back to all applications, however; if you have not received a response within 4-5 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.
Job Reference: RH/885369B
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits/Bonus
Salary per: Annum
Job Start Date: ASAP