A leading planning consultancy in London is seeking an Associate Director to join their expanding planning team within their London office. You will be joining an award winning practice with a national network of offices and excellent reputation within the planning industry.
You will be dealing with a long established client base consisting of prestigious housebuilders, private developers, land owners, commercial corporates and public sector bodies. The project work will be varied including residential, mixed-use and commercial work. As an Associate Director you will lead on developments (including large scale schemes), mentoring junior staff who are assisting you as well as developing your own contacts and those of the firm. You will regularly be winning new business and maintaining existing relationships.
We are seeking MRTPI candidates with good consultancy experience, ideally from the London/South East market. A similar variety in project experience to the above is preferable but we can also consider specialists. Responsibilities include; planning applications and appeals; site appraisals; planning strategies; S106 negotiations; development plan representations and providing advice and guidance to clients throughout all stages of the planning process. You should have proven experience in business development and be able to demonstrate your ability to operate in a commercial business environment.
You will be rewarded with a very competitive basic salary, generous benefits package and bonus scheme. There is also a good progression track with this company to Directorship. The firm are also very encouraging of networking and CPD and regularly attend and sponsor industry events.
To apply for this role please do not hesitate to 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, due to the volume of applications we receive, we are not always able to do so. If you have not received a response within 4 – 5 working days, please assume your application has not been successful 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/884714B
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car/Allowance, Benefits, Bonus
Salary per: Annum
Job Start Date: ASAP