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Employment Opportunity: Planning Consultant / Chartered Town Planner

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Employment Opportunity: Planning Consultant / Chartered Town Planner


Role  -   Chartered Town Planner (RTPI) / Planning Consultant


We are currently looking to recruit a Chartered Town Planner or Planning Consultant to join our team. The successful candidate will oversee;

  • All planning related matters on Saxonby developments
  • Develop and expand Saxonby Land & Planning Services to the wider public

Saxonby is an award winning organisation that is widely recognised as being an industry leader in the housing sector, the successful candidate will work directly with the directors to establish market presence and will be generously rewarded for delivering results. This unique opportunity to develop Saxonby Land & Planning Services requires a strategic thinker who shows entrepreneurial skills to develop the services we offer. You must prove your ability to deliver results within stated timeframes to ensure the build process is not delayed. You will have the skills to organise and manage your own time and to offer an exceptionally high level of service to our customers.

Key Responsibilities to include:-

  • Preparation of planning applications and supporting documentation including Design and Access Statements and Planning Statements
  • Site assessment and suitability appraisal
  • Liaise and negotiate with planning officers
  • Liaising with clients, external consultants and company surveyors
  • Practical experience of all aspects of the statutory planning process
  • Capable of organising and developing your work with minimal supervision
  • Experience of Residential developments and master planning
  • Proven track record with successful developments
  • Sole expert on planning within the company
  • Assisting with Land Registry and title ownership matters


Key Experience preferred for the role:-

  • Ability to work unsupervised and within a changing environment
  • Works under pressure, can work to tight deadlines
  • Team player
  • Excellent written and communication skills


Qualifications and Technical Abilities

  • A degree level planning qualification
  • Detailed knowledge of the British Town Planning system
  • Good experience in managing projects
  • Full UK Driving License
  • Good IT skills



The successful candidate will receive a generous remuneration;

  • Competitive Salary
  • Car Allowance or use of a company vehicle
  • Uncapped bonus scheme based upon results