Space Planner - Sunbury

Job Title: Space Planner - Sunbury
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - South East England, London - South West London
Salary: 36,000 - 38,000
REF: 120295
Contact Name: Gemma Howells
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago
On behalf of our client, we are recruiting a Space Planner to join the team located in Sunbury. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the Projects Team through the provision of advice and guidance for all space planning matters which will include producing a range of drawings to agreed quality standards and timescales and maintaining updated space plans for all buildings.
Role Summary:
  • Ensuring that requests for space planning and drawing updates are completed effectively, and in a timely manner.
  • Ensuring that the appropriate statutory and client safety and spatial requirements are adhered to throughout the space planning process.
  • Managing the archiving of drawings in an efficient and effective manner.
  • Assisting and supporting the client Property Team and other client stakeholders in achieving effective and optimised space utilisation.
  • Regularly assessing the portfolio for opportunities to improve space utilisation and efficiency.
  • Assisting the Workplace Space Manager with dispute resolution relating to space utilisation.
  • Working collaboratively as part of the overall project team to provide effective space solutions.
  • Applying continuous improvement and problem solving techniques as appropriate.
  • Developing and maintaining consistent, professional and effective communication with clients, consultants and contractors.
Experience Required:
  • HNC or equivalent in an engineering or business discipline.
  • Minimum of three years' experience of Interior Design and/or Space Planning.
  • Fully conversant with AutoCAD to 2014 level.
  • Excellent knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental issues, with the ability to interpret relevant policy and legislation, and implement this across all working practices.
  • Ideally, a professional qualification and be a member of a relevant professional organisation.
  • Ideally, experience of working in a continuous improvement culture.
  • Developed communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • Flexible, self-motivated, well organised, confident manner, team-player
  • Process orientated, meticulous with the ability to organise and prioritise own workload, communicate intentions; resulting in the production key deliverables to aggressive timescales.
  • Ability to complete work activity without direct supervision.
  • Comfortable within and prepared to contribute to a strong safety culture.

We look forward to receiving your application. Please contact Gemma Howells at ALLEN & YORK LTD on 01202 888986.