Strategic Planner / North Leicestershire / National Consultancy

Posted 6 April by Penguin Recruitment Ltd Easy Apply

Strategic Planner

North West Leicestershire

£Competitive salary + car / car allowance + pension + professional membership fees

Penguin Recruitment are pleased to be working with a well respected property consultancy on the hire of a Strategic Planner to join their head office in North West Leicestershire.

Our client is looking to hear from a highly motivated, enthusiastic Strategic Planner to lead and grow the existing Planning Service. The role will involve the delivery of advice across a range of specialisms including residential, commercial, agricultural and tradition country estates. It encompasses strategic site promotion through Local Plans, including preparation of representations, coordination of supporting evidence and attendance at Examinations. Additionally there will be research and site appraisals and acting as Lead Planner for planning appeals.

The role has a strong existing client base to build on with autonomy to develop and shape the role. The only limits are those that you place on yourself!

Job requirements

-MRTPI with 4/5+ years' experience in planning, ideally in the private sector

-Experience of managing a team and excellent knowledge the planning system, including interrogation of 5 year supply

-Experience of appearing at appeals and local planning examinations

-Commercially focused with the ability to quickly assimilate ideas

-High standards of work and a good attention to detail

-Effective time management with a flexible approach

-Confident communicator who holds exceptional interpersonal skills with clients and a demonstrable experience of business development

Career progression & benefits

This business offer a clear career path at all levels of the business and will work with you to achieve your career objectives. This is fantastic opportunity to advance your planning career with management responsibilities within a dynamic, fast paced environment!

On offer is a competitive starting salary and a strong benefits package that includes a Car / Car allowance, professional membership fees, pension & ongoing CPD.

To apply

The Director leading this recruitment is ready to meet with suitable Planners so if you meet the above criteria, please register your interest below by clicking apply.

For further information on this role or others in the region, please contact me on or

Required skills

  • Graduate
  • RTPI
  • Town Planner
  • Consultancy
  • Town Planning
  • Midlands

Reference: 34848629

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