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Planning Manager - Leicestershire

Posted Thu 29 June 2017, 5:05 PM

Ref: OR/075790

Job Title
Planning Manager - Leicestershire
Discipline
Town Planning & Regeneration
Specialism
Housing
Contract Type
Permanent
Salary
£35000 - £45000
Location
Midlands

Full Description

Osborne Richardson is delighted to be working with an independent strategic land company in Leicestershire. Our client has over a decade of experience, successfully identifying and resourcing valuable sites across the country and additionally achieving planning permissions.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

- Carrying out planning appraisals of sites assessing their suitability
- Unlocking both immediate and strategic residential development opportunities
- Building a good understanding of current and emerging national planning policy
- Liaising with architects and other consultants
- Assisting in negotiating at pre-application stage with planning officers and subsequently submitting planning applications
- Monitoring emerging local development plans that may affect the company's core business areas

It is essential that candidates have:

- 1 to 6 years planning experience (either public-sector or private-sector)
- Experience of working on residential projects
- An eye for detail but able to think strategically too
- Have excellent communication skills, both written and oral

Reward:

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and experienced Planner to propel their career to the next level within a desirable client-side role. Our client is offering a very competitive salary package (circa £30,000 - £45,000 - depending on experience). You will also receive other additional benefits.

Apply:

If you are interested in this role, please apply now. Alternatively you can call me (CJ Obi) for an informal discussion about it - 07894229847

If you are looking for a new role in Planning, but this role isn't quite right for you - please still send your CV to me cj @ osbornerichardson.com