JSM Associates are pleased to be working with a leading national Planning Consultancy as an opportunity for a senior/principal policy planner has arisen in their Gloucestershire office.
The ideal candidate will be a chartered member of the RTPI (or working towards) with experience in either the public or private sector. Experience in preparation and submission of representations on core strategies/local plans, hearing statements, attending examinations and supporting the preparation of planning applications in terms of technical evidence is essential. The role will also involve the promotion of sites through the planning process. In return our client can offer structured career progression, a market leading salary and a chance to work on a range of strategic projects in the South West and wider UK.
*Providing planning consultancy advice to colleagues and clients
*Reporting to clients and senior colleagues and keeping in regular contact
*Attend and report to client at regular project meetings
*Be capable of winning further work for the department
*Be capable of dealing with instructions and clients alone after an introductory period
*Become a single point of contact for clients
Capabilities and Qualifications:
Candidate must have
*A degree in a relevant planning discipline
*A solid understanding of the strategic planning process
*Good planning experience
*Experience in preparation and submission of representations on core strategies/local plans
*Experience in preparing hearing statements
*Strong communication skills, both written and oral
*A good network in the region and the willingness to develop new business.
Candidate must be
*MRTPI qualified or working towards submitting their APC
*Committed with an eye for detail
If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Greg Snook (Greg@jsm-associates.co.uk) , if you have not received a response within one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities that arise should you not be successful in applying for this role.
This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates, JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape.
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