Planning Director

Jane Pye Associates
70000.00 GBP Annual + In the region of GBP70-GBP85,000
07 May 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a specialist Town Planning and Development Consultancy operating across mainland UK.
For over 30 years their professional expertise has enabled a wide variety of clients to gain planning permission for a diverse range of property development projects, including retail, hospitality, sport & leisure, mixed use, education, health and residential.
The Role:
  • Proactively build and strengthen new and existing client relationships
  • Positively contributing to the direction and growth of the business
  • As a Board Director, undertake all commensurate responsibilities
  • Working closely with clients to project manage a variety of planning applications and/ or appeals
  • Responsible for all aspects of managing an established office comprising of Assistant Planners up to Principal Consultants

Applicants may currently hold a senior position within a Planning Consultancy or be owner-manager(s) of an existing Practice who are attracted to joining forces with a complementary business. The successful candidate will be able to evidence:-
  • A compelling track record of working successfully with and on behalf of clients.
  • Experience of working in a wide range of market sectors and in promoting large and small scale developments.
  • A strong client following
  • Strong management capabilities including the development and motivation of staff at all levels of their careers
  • A collaborative working style
  • Sound business and financial acumen
  • Chartered membership of the RTPI or RICS
  • Personal attributes which demonstrate emotional intelligence, drive and clarity of thought and communication (verbal and written)
  • Success at both operational and strategic levels

This is a fantastic opportunity that will ultimately enable the appointed individual to acquire a shareholding in this professional, growing and successful business.