Planning Associate Director/Director (Bristol)

Beach Baker are delighted to be working with one of the UK's leading consultancies in their search for a new Associate Director/Director to join their expanding team in Bristol. This market-leading firm have an excellent reputation across the country and from their national network of offices cover the full spectrum of planning consultancy.

We are specifically looking for MRTPI qualified candidates with Bristol/SW based consultancy experience. This is an expansion role and will therefore be adding to the business, therefore candidates should be confident self-starters. At this level you should be able to demonstrate a good client following and commercial acumen. There is a strong pipeline of work to get involved with but this should be complimented with transferrable work/clients. The Bristol office cover a wide variety of work and would be particularly interested in generalists and those with strong residential experience. The firm have a strong name in this area of planning and do work with a lot of the large, volume housebuilders but are looking to grow that even further by strengthening this type of work and adding to it, perhaps with more land owner residential clients of niche residential developers. Experience of larger scale and strategic type work would also be particularly interesting. There is a strong junior team to support you on projects and a full complement of marketing, the latest technical resources and years of industry experience and long-standing relationships on hand.

In addition to the above we are looking for candidates with a confident manner, excellent client facing skills and presentation ability, senior level inquiry experience, the ability to mentor junior members of staff and those confident in generating, developing and maintaining work and clients.

There are excellent rewards on offer for the successful candidate including a market-leading salary, full benefits package, strong bonus/incentives and excellent career progression. This will be a career changing long-term move.

To apply for this role please do not hesitate to contact Ruth Hoggett. By clicking apply, please be assured that your CV will not be sent to the client until you have been fully briefed on the role and given permission for us to do so. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.