Planning Director | Guildford

£80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits package
04 May 2017
03 Jun 2017
MH 548
Myles Hooban
Full Time
Contract Type

Title: Planning Director

Location: Guildford

Salary: TBC + Car + Excellent Benefits + Bonus

Penguin Recruitment are delighted to announce an exciting opening for a Planning Director to join one of the countries most respected planning consultancies.

We are seeking a progressive and versatile Director to grow the Guildford office. You will be a key 'work winner' and a respected planning expert within the South East, also possessing a Client base in the South East.

The Director role has arisen due to expansion and overall success of the organisation, in particular the planning and development function. You will need to be ambitious, motivated and keen to take on extra responsibility whilst taking on an active part on key projects. The successful Director will provide exceptional advice on a range of planning topics to a variety of clients, therefore strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential. You will have a fantastic working knowledge of all local planning legislations and a strong background in the delivery of projects in Hampshire, Berkshire and Reading.

Our client works across a wide range of planning sectors, therefore they will have the capacity to develop your career both in the short and long term. Working in conjunction with Senior Directors, the Director will attend client meeting and presentations and will also play a key part in business development.

To apply, the successful Director will hold a degree and/or masters that is recognised by the RTPI. You will already be a full RTPI member with other accreditations being beneficial. Ideally, you will have over 8 years' previous planning experience within consultancy, covering all aspects of the planning process along with experience in mentoring, supporting and developing junior members of the planning team.

In return, the successful Director will receive a market leading base salary with an extensive benefits package including a bonus scheme.

If you feel this role may be of interest, we would love to hear from you! Call Myles Hooban now on 01792 365 103 or email If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch.