Planning Manager / Senior Planner

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  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Location: Leicestershire
  • Sector: Residential Development
  • Job Ref: SDO/9045

Job Description

We are currently managing a brand new vacancy Senior Planner / Planning Manager role for an exciting residential developer, who are rapidly growing through the Midlands. They now have three offices in the midlands. They are looking for a Senior Planner / Planning Manager for their Leicester office.

You will be responsible for:

  • Securing planning permission on schemes
  • Appraising potential new sites
  • Writing of planning strategy reports and interpreting policy
  • Liaising with Local authorities, planning consultants, and third parties
  • Negotiating S106 agreements and dealing with S73 and S96a
  • You will be dealing with external consultancies and producing in house planning. (Eventually my client want to have all their planning done purely in house from their own team.)
  • Initially, you will have one direct report.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Member of the RTPI with at least three years’ experience
  • Private sector or developer experience (Local Authority also considered)
  • A proven track record of securing planning permissions

This is an excellent opportunity for a planning consultant to take their first step to client side, working among a highly successful team. You will receive a competitive salary and room to grow within an expanding and profitable company.

If you are interested in the above and would like to know more please submit your CV and we will call you to discuss.

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