Planning Manager - (West Sussex)
We are delighted to be working with an award-winning residential developer. Our client has over 20 years of innovative design and high quality property development experience, specialising in residential schemes across Sussex and Surrey.
We are looking for an experienced Planning professional with 7+ years of planning experience, as our client has a growing portfolio of development sites at various stages of the planning process throughout London and the South East.
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 local and national planning policy
- Leading and liaising with architects and other consultants
- Negotiating at pre-application stage with planning officers and subsequently submitting planning applications
It is essential that candidates have:
- 7+ years planning experience
- Experience of working on residential schemes (consultancy or client-side)
- Able to think strategically
- Used to working with minimal supervision and have an ability to use one's own initiative
- Experience of dealing with local authorities
- Strong communication and decision making skills
- MRTPI or MRICS qualified
Our client is offering a competitive remuneration package, ranging from £55,000 to £65,000; depending on experience + discretionary bonus and other benefits.
If this opportunity is of interest please apply now. If this role isn't quite right for you but you are seeking a new role in Planning, please still send your CV through to me - (firstname.lastname@example.org) alternatively, you can call me on 0207 291 1150