Senior Planner / EIA Co-ordinator

Chester & South Manchester
08 Mar 2012
08 Apr 2012
Snr (Ch) & Snr (SM)
Consultant, Planner
Full Time
Contract Type

Senior Planner / EIA Co-ordinator

AXIS is one of the UK’s leading Planning and EIA consultancies specialising in providing planning advice and technical support for major infrastructure/development projects across the UK.

The Company has a demonstrable track record in securing planning consent for complex development projects and is seeking to appoint Senior Planning Consultants and EIA Co-ordinators to reinforce our reputation for excellence.

EIA co-ordination is a key component of the majority of our planning applications and the successful candidates will have the opportunity to contribute on a range of exciting major infrastructure, minerals, waste, renewables and commercial/industrial projects.

Desired experience

We have opportunities for Senior Planners/EIA co-ordinators in both our Chester and South Manchester offices. Should you wish to be considered for these positions, you will need to:

• be MRTPI/IEMA or have a strong technical background in environmental consultancy aligned to some knowledge of the planning system, but wishing to expand this area of your work (3 years minimum);
• have private consultancy or relevant local authority experience;
• be familiar with EIA development (ideally, but not essentially, in the renewable energy or waste/minerals sectors);
• be capable of leading and co-ordinating planning projects.

Person specification

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
• Ability to work under own initiative;
• Strong team player;
• Proven technical ability, commercial awareness and project management skills;
• Commitment to meeting client requirements and producing high quality reports.

AXIS offers competitive salary together with a bonus scheme, pension and other benefits. 

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