Senior Planning Officer
Permanent | Leicestershire, Leicestershire | Negotiable | £30000.00 to £40000.00<
Job Reference: 14681
Taylor Herrick Recruitment is working on a new Senior Planner opportunity located in Leicestershire with a local authority that is facing positive times under new leadership.
This is one of the smaller borough councils but is always overachieving. They have a new vision to deliver high quality local housing across the borough and are ambitious to create communities that are sustainable, affluent and vibrant.
This is an exciting time for the successful Senior Planner to join the company as you continue to develop your career and gain knowledge across a broad spectrum of work. You will be delivering major housing developments and the ambitious goal for the region is to deliver 6,125 homes by 2036.
You will be joining a growing team that is very much focused on housing delivery. Coming from a Planning background with relevant experience, you’ll bring with you the expertise of working at a comparable level, the ability to ‘think outside the box’ and the capability to work effectively across planning policy, implementation and development management functions.
The successful candidate will be a professional who has the ability and tenacity to see significant development proposals through from pre-application stage to completion as quickly as possible. Excellent negotiation skills, urban design skills and knowledge and preferable and ideally you will be RTPI qualified or eligible. To carry out this role effectively, you will need to have circa 3-5 years’ experience of solid practice and the skills/expertise to deal with different application types and larger developments.
This Senior Planner role is offering up to £40,000 basic salary plus pension and bonus. If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV to daniel@THrecruit.co.uk or call 07795547888 for more details. To view our other roles in Planning, please visit our website www.THrecruit.co.uk or view our Linked In page Taylor Herrick Recruitment.
Competitive salary plus benefits including flexibility with home working & working hours