Project Manager Jobs has specialist jobs within the planning sector including Project Manager jobs in local authorities, environment and conservation, minerals, waste and urban design. If you are passionate about being a Project Manager, then look no further for Project Management jobs in planning.


What does a Project Manager do?

Project Managers plan and manage various types of projects depending on which sector they are working in. It is the Project Managers role to make sure that a project is completed on budget and on time.


Typical tasks would be

  • Planning the timing, cost and resource needed for a project
  • Making sure that a project is correctly interpreted
  • Contracting suppliers
  • Managing a project team
  • Quality control
  • Report back on the projects progress


Key attributes of a Project Manager

  • Qualified to degree or postgraduate level in project management
  • Knowledge of PRINCE2 or specialist software such as MS Project or Workbench would be helpful but not always required
  • Organised
  • Background in business or management would be an advantage
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  • Planning Manager

    • Swindon, Wiltshire
    • Up to £45,499 plus car allowance and pension
    • Public Power Solutions

    Want to make the move from Senior Planner to Planning Manager? Public Power Solutions are an innovative organisation specialising in renewable energy.

  • Principal Planner

    • Dartford, Kent
    • Starting at £42,289.26 p.a. increasing to £45,059.87 p.a. following 12 months review
    • Dartford Borough Council

    This is an excellent opportunity for a Planner wishing to take their first step onto the management ladder. 

  • Planning Officer

    • Plymouth, Devon
    • Competitive
    • Plymouth City Council

    Planning Officer Job Reference: PLA/173 Ballard House 2 x Permanent, (1 37 hours per week, 1 x 22.2 hours per week) 1 x Fixed Term Contract for Mat...

  • Development Director

    • London Luton Airport, Luton
    • £74,688 to £81,511 plus car allowance and benefits
    • London Luton Airport

    How does a delivery budget of £425m and driving an annual return of over £30m at the UK’s fastest growing airport sound? London Luton Airport is th...

  • Urban Designer

    • Plymouth, Devon
    • £31,601-£35,444
    • Plymouth City Council

    Urban Designer Job Reference: PLA/172 Ballard House Permanent* 37 Hours per week Grade H (£31,601-£35,444) per annum Plymouth City Council is consi...

  • Planning Enforcement Project Manager

    • London
    • £188 - £235 per day
    • Randstad

    A North East London Borough is currently looking to recruit for a Planning Enforcement Project Manager for initial 3 month contract view to extend

  • Planning Project Officer

    • Hertfordshire
    • Grade 8 – salary up to £34,022
    • East Herts Council

    We have big plans for growth including a range of strategic sites across the district, together with the investment and development of key..

  • Senior Planning Project Officer

    • Hertfordshire
    • up to £41,610
    • East Herts Council

    We have big plans for growth including a range of strategic sites across the district, together with the investment and development of key location..

  • Major Projects Manager

    • Weymouth, Dorset
    • £44,739 - £48,610
    • Weymouth and Portland Borough Council

    We are looking for an experienced manager, used to dealing with town planning matters at a managerial level in a large organisation

  • Senior Policy Officer - Garden Town Project

    • Essex
    • £30-35 per hour - Lt/Umbrella - 6 months
    • Carrington West

    * Great Garden Town Policy Opportunity - Up to £35 - 6 month contract *

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