Planning Director- Edinburgh

Job Title: Planning Director- Edinburgh
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: Competitive
REF: BBBH25622
Contact Name: Zoe Payne
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago


My client are seeking a progressive and versatile Director to assist in building on the success of the current planning team in Edinburgh. Their Edinburgh office is a key component of the wider planning business which is recognised as one of the top 4 UK planning consultancies. This is an exciting opportunity for someone at senior level with a good market knowledge and awareness of the planning position in the Scottish market to play a leading role in the development and expansion of their Edinburgh office.

We already have a wide portfolio of clients in the public and private sector and the successful candidate will be participating in a number of existing interesting projects across the development spectrum as well as taking the initiative in exploring
new market areas for the company. The office has diverse clients in the fields of residential, retail, commercial and leisure as well as being able to work with existing experts in urban design, transportation and drainage.

There is a great opportunity for career development and widening knowledge of disciplines related to planning.

Your Role

You will win and lead diverse projects for an incredibly broad range of clients across multiple sectors. Forging a strong relationship with clients and key sectors, you'll spearhead and lead teams providing Planning services and support.

You will proactively develop the client base as well as the business profile of the wider Edinburgh office.
As a proven business leader, you will contribute to the development and delivery of business and operating plans in line with group goals and initiatives.

You will work within a fully integrated multi-disciplinary environment with access to
experts in their field that can help deliver all our clients requirements in the development cycle.

The role will involve building key relationships with our urban design, environmental and highways and transport planning teams.
As a technical expert and business leader you will apply your knowledge, know-how and effectively respond to changing markets, to deliver continuous improvement, development and growth, as well as an innovative and robust consultancy
service to their existing and expanding client base.

If you would like to know more then please contact Zoe Payne on 01202 888 986 Ext 202