Senior Planner

Job Title: Senior Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00020425
Contact Name: Sarah Kerr
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Senior Planner

We are very pleased to be working with one of the UK's leading independent planning consultancy, as they continue to grow their Planning capability in their Reading office - an exciting, dynamic, and sociable place to work with modern offices in a great location.

The Role of Senior Planner

You will be working on a broad range of planning projects, as the team currently service a mix of small, medium and large residential, and mixed use development schemes, both brownfield and greenfield. You will use your local knowledge and national influence to plan and deliver projects of all types and scales.

You will become part of a team that provides invaluable assistance to their clients, and in return you will enjoy outstanding professional development and career opportunities.

Key responsibilities of the Senior Planner include:

  • Promoting large scale residential and mixed use developments through the Local Development Framework, and coordinating professional teams to submit applications
  • Running applications, appeals and inquiries, as well as developments, plans and promotions
  • Developing client relationships and generating work - Associate level
  • Co-ordination of project teams and project management
  • Conducting research and site appraisals on projects for our client base
  • Preparation, submission and negotiation of planning applications
  • Preparation of planning and economic statements
  • Policy representations
  • Developing strategy for site promotions

To be considered for the role of Senior Planner;

  • Relevant Planning related degree
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Residential experience
  • Have project management skills
  • Have an interest and track record in business development Associate level
  • Are committed and have an eye for detail
  • Are capable of managing a wide and complex workload
  • Are personable and a strong team player
  • Hold a full UK driving licence and have access to a car
  • Have experience in a consultancy environment

Interested in the role of Senior Planner? Get in touch;

Please get in touch with me as soon as possible to discuss the role of Town Planning Consultant in more detail. I am available at any time to have an informal and very confidential chat:

Sarah Kerr - Planning & Built Environment Team Leader
01202 888 986; 07714 775 700

We recruit across all Town Planning, Surveying, Architecture and Design markets throughout the UK and Ireland. If this opportunity does not tick every box, I am confident our team is working on something that does - give us a call today to discuss all of your