Planning Director

Posted 29 May 2024
Salary £60k - 65k per year
LocationGreater London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameTullula Farrell

Job description

Director of Planning - Build Your Own Consultancy
London / Bristol / Manchester
£60,000 - £65,000 + bonus
Company Overview:
Join a leading consultancy firm that values innovation, independence, and entrepreneurial spirit. With a strong presence in Manchester, Bristol, and Central London, we are seeking a dynamic Director of Planning to drive the growth of their own consultancy within our esteemed organisation. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious professional to take charge, build a team, and elevate their career to the next level.
Position Overview:
As the Director of Planning, you will have the autonomy to establish and manage your own consultancy, focusing on planning services. This role requires a strategic thinker with a proven track record in client acquisition and a passion for shaping the future of planning initiatives. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to build and lead a team of three experts while enjoying a competitive salary, target-related bonuses, and flexible working arrangements.
Key Responsibilities:
·Develop and maintain relationships with existing clients while actively seeking new business opportunities.
·Drive business growth through client acquisition, meeting and exceeding set targets for your consultancy.
·Lead, motivate, and manage a team of three planning professionals.
·Collaborate with stakeholders across locations (Manchester, Bristol, and Central London) to ensure the successful execution of planning projects.
·Shape the strategic direction of your consultancy and contribute to the overall success of the company.
·Proven experience in planning consultancy with a strong client portfolio.
·In-depth knowledge of planning regulations and processes in the UK.
·MUST - be a member of the RTPI
·Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to build and manage high-performing teams.
·Entrepreneurial mindset and a demonstrated ability to drive business growth.
·Strong communication and negotiation skills.
·Competitive salary ranging from £60,000 to £65,000.
·Target-related bonus structure, offering the potential for significant additional earnings monthly.
·Flexible working hours, Monday to Friday, 10 am to 4 pm.
·Freedom to choose how often you travel into the office (Manchester, Bristol, and Central London).
·Opportunity to establish and grow your own consultancy, shaping its success.
Experience in a planning consultancy or local authority is a must. Please note that applications won't be considered without the criteria being met.
The salary is negotiable and can be discussed in interview or upon application.
This role will move quickly and is unique opportunity so please get in touch as soon as possible. By sending in your CV, you acknowledge you are happy for us to put you forward for the role in you have applied for. If you are keen to see a full job description, please call or attach a cover letter to your application.
To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Tullula Farrell on 02393 876 021.
If you are a Town Planner who is interested in job opportunities, but this role is not of interest, please still apply then we can consider you for other positions.
Job Reference Number: 48815