House Builder

Planning Manager

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Job description.

Planning manager


£50-65k basic plus package


I am working with a 5 star house builder in the North Midlands who are looking to strengthen the team with a planning manager out of their Chesterfield office.


You will be working closely with the rest of the team and report directly to the land director. The business is super successful and acquires a lot of land (both immediate and strategic). You will be working on a number of very exciting and high profile planning applications and managing both internal and external consultants for both immediate and large phased strategic projects.


You will be either a planning manager working for another plc housebuilder or working at associate director level for a consultancy. You will have experience in managing planning applications for large projects in big cities throughout the North Midlands such as Sheffield, Leeds, Chesterfield, Doncaster and Mansfield.


This is a unique and rare opportunity to work for one of the most brilliant housebuilders in the country running your own small team, you will be given a high level of autonomy to run the regional planning function.


Preferred Requirements

  • Degree qualified and RTPI.
  • 6 years plus post-graduation experience
  • Currently working for a house builder in a planning manager role or consultancy as a associate director
  • Good knowledge backed by experience of handling planning applications in the North Midlands
  • Detailed experience on large complex strategic land planning applications
  • Detailed experience on 100 unit plus projects
  • Director calibre and motivated to succeed

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Mike Hardy

Mike Hardy

Principal Consultant


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