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Senior Town Planner (Highways & Infrastructure) - Manchester

Senior Town Planner (Highways & Infrastructure) - Manchester

Job Title: Senior Town Planner (Highways & Infrastructure) - Manchester
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894312_1516114539
Contact Name: Ashley Smith
Contact Email: ashley@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: January 16, 2018 14:55

Job Description

Senior Town Planner (Highways & Infrastructure) - Manchester

Global Leading Civil Engineering & Infrastructure organisation are currently looking to hire an experienced and qualified Senior Town Planner to join their prestigious, high-profile fast growing Planning Services team based in Manchester.

The successful candidate must have experience and understanding of a Heavy Civil Engineering environment, preferably working on major highways and/or rail projects.

(Full Job Specification can be provided upon request)

Responsibilities will include:

*Resolving design and development issues.
*Preparing work specification and proposals.
*Review of planning deliverables, including high level options appraisals, preparing and reviewing planning applications documents/ development consent orders, and providing planning policy advice.
*Preparing and Project managing planning applications to identify health and safety hazards of specific projects and providing advice yours and that of those around you.
*Delivering a range of projects including possibly project managing other disciplines as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
*Monitoring financials of various projects including progress reporting and other project management tasks.
*Assisting other work opportunities provided to the Planning team through building strong relationships with the existing internal and external client base.

Knowledge, Experience and qualifications required:

*Chartered Membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute (MRTPI).
*Previous development planning experience in public or private sectors.
*Degree in relevant planning (RTPI accredited) or related degree.
*Project management of town planning and related environmental assessments as part of TCPA or DCO applications
*Knowledge of town planning issues and the process involved in town planning with regard to major infrastructure projects;
*Technical experience in planning policy, planning applications and related areas including EIA


*Senior Town Planner (Highways & Infrastructure) - Manchester
*North West - Manchester
*Competitive Salary Package + benefits package

Key Skills: MRTPI, TCPA, Planning, Civil Engineering, Highways or Major Infrastructure.

This is an excellent opportunity responsible for supporting best practice within this strong Planning department with the chance to develop within a global organisation, the opportunity offers a competitive salary and excellent company benefits.

If you have the correct qualifications and experience for this role please apply below and I will contact you directly to discuss this position in more detail. Alternatively please contact Ashley Smith on 01202 204088 or Ashley@electusrecruitment.co.uk

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.