Land & Planning

Planning Manager

Permanent / Full Time
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Job description.

Planning Manager
£50K – £60K plus package
Are you ready to play a pivotal role in shaping sustainable, inclusive, and thriving communities?
My client is seeking a dynamic Planning Manager to join their team near Southampton, driving innovation within the UK’s leading social enterprise. We’re looking for a proactive and driven individual who can actively contribute to the creation and support of communities that achieve optimal social, economic, and environmental outcomes.
This role offers an exciting opportunity for career advancement in a fast-paced environment where your contributions are recognised and valued.
If you’re enthusiastic and possess experience in either a Senior Planner or Planning Manager position, seize the chance to propel your career forward and become a key player in shaping the future of communities nationwide!

  • Engaging with local authorities, stakeholders and community groups.
  • Managing and submitting planning applications, with ongoing communication with regulatory bodies.
  • Assessing and proposing resolutions for intricate planning and zoning issues.
  • Sustaining a commitment to ongoing research, keeping up to date with local, regional, and national planning regulations and industry best practices.
  • Develop a deep understanding of development opportunities and competitor activities.
  • Provide sound planning advice to other areas of the business.

What’s in it for you?

  • Up to £60,000 salary
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Annual bonus
  • Excellent holiday package


  • Degree qualified, MRTPI
  • Experience in a Senior Planner or Planning Manager role within a residential developer
  • Experience working on large-scale projects would be beneficial
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Enthusiastic, proactive and driven to succeed

Need some help?

Maisie Ward

Maisie Ward

Recruitment Consultant


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