Senior Planner

Posted 23 July by Contract Scotland Easy Apply
If there was one obvious trend in the construction market over the last year, it's probably not a major surprise to many that it's the continuing growth and development of the social housing sector in Scotland and therein its ability to attract some of the best talent the Scottish construction industry has to offer. It goes without saying that any sector of our industry that is expected to maintain long term growth will be highly attractive to any job seeker whom is looking for great career opportunities / prospects.

If you are an experienced construction Planner in and around the Edinburgh area and keen to work within the growing social housing sector with a highly reputable employer then this opportunity may be ideal for you.

You'll be the sole Planning lead within the business and be responsible for setting up and developing a robust strategic Planning procedure and ensure best practice and robustness. To be considered for the role you'll need to have demonstrable experience in Planning and programming multiple building projects at one time whilst operating at a senior management level.

We are looking for a team player, someone that has excellent interpersonal skills that can develop strong working relationships with colleagues and work in a collaborative way. Our client is looking to develop a far more robust approach to Planning in the long term. Experience in assisting successful bid teams on large scale building projects (£20m+) within residential, healthcare, student accommodation, leisure and mixed use commercial development sectors is desirable.

This is a great opportunity to work with a growing construction group within the Edinburgh area. An attractive salary and benefits package will be offered along with the prospect of building your own Planning team in the long term.

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Reference: 35695070

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