Planning Director

  • Job Reference: APPD
  • Date Posted: 14 June 2019
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £55,000 to £58,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare and more...
  • Sector: Construction, Executive Positions, Real Estate & Property
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People are working closely with an established National planning and development consultancy that are looking to appoint a proven Planning Director, based in Bedford.

This key appointment and rarely available Planning Director opportunity, available due to continued growth will be an excellent career move, with genuine long term prospects and personal development available.

You will be leading a professional team that deal with varied projects including private and public sectors, working closely with National, Regional and local builders and developer.

My client is seeking someone RTPI or RICS qualified with significant planning and leadership experience, coupled with a proven track record of dealing with public and private planning applications, a wide range of development planning and management work.

With responsibility for various projects you will have the experience to front face and will hit the ground running, leading from the front, internally and externally. Managing your own workload, supporting the team, with a good attention to detail, you will be able to deal with clients at all levels, in a timely and professional way.

This role has a strong bias towards development management, dealing with numerous local and National house builders and developers, alongside land owners. An ability to use your own networks and contacts within this arena to develop new business will be beneficial but not essential.

As a pro-active and positive Director you will play an active role in several projects, determined to exceed clients' expectations, whilst promoting the business and developing your client base and managing the team.

You must have a full UK driving licence to be considered for this role.

A basic salary of up to £58,000 is available for this role plus Bonus scheme, 25 days holiday plus Bank holidays, matched pension scheme, Bupa Healthcare, Death in Service and professional fees are paid.

This is a genuine long term and senior Planning Director position with a company that retains and develops its employees and seeks to grow further across the UK.

All applications are confidential so apply now in complete confidence for more information and to be considered for this role.

Advancing People Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency.