Planning Director

Posted 16 November 2023
Salary £70k - 90k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameGeorgia Cookson

Job description

Planning Director - Town Planning
Private Sector
Up to £90,000
Carrington West are pleased to be working with a leading, independent Town Planning consultancy. As they continue to expand their diverse team, they are seeking an experienced professional to join their team as a Planning Director.
Position Overview:
In this leadership role as Planning Director, you will play a pivotal role in driving their planning projects to success, fostering client relationships, and contributing to the firm's growth. If you have a passion and deep understanding of UK planning regulations, and a track record of delivering impactful projects, we want to hear from you.
Key Responsibilities:
·Lead, manage, and contribute technical expertise to the preparation, implementation and presentation of Planning projects.
·Provide strategic guidance on planning projects, from inception to completion, ensuring they align with client objectives and regulatory requirements.
·Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients, local authorities, and key stakeholders.
·Stay up-to-date with changes in planning legislation and policies, and apply this knowledge to project work.
·Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).
·A degree in Town Planning or other relevant professional qualifications.
·Minimum of 5 years' of relevant experience in town planning.
·Strong knowledge of UK planning regulations and policies.
·Exceptional leadership and team management skills.
Experience in a planning consultancy or local authority is a must. Please note that applications won't be considered without the criteria being met.
How to Apply:
If you are ready to take the next step in your career and make a significant impact in the field of Town Planning, please contact Georgia Cookson on 03293 876 099, or alternatively email your CV to
Job reference- 47197