Principal Transport Planner

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Construction, Engineering, Planning and Project Controls, Planning, Utilities & Infrastructure, Rail & Infrastructure Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ashleigh Hicks

Job Title - Senior or Principal Town Planner
Location - Birmingham
Term - Permanent

Our high-profile client, based in Birmingham are looking for someone to help grow the planning business. You will take up town planning instructions including strategic site promotion and immediate planning applications.

You will have the responsibility and autonomy to deliver exciting projects to support the development of all forms of property and infrastructure.

You will be supported by the client's specialists in environmental impact assessment, transport, ecology, heritage, contaminated land cost consultancy and project management. They will assist you in successfully fulfilling your role within town planning.

Main responsibilities:
* To take on the town planning instructions from strategic site promotion to immediate planning applications

Coordinate projects including:
* Supervising the production of deliverables in line with the client's expectations
* Ensuring delivery is on time and within budget.
* Ensure good profitability including financial control and billing
* Keeping a strong relationship with existing clients
* Prepare fee proposals and provide input into tender submissions
* Working closely with the planning Directors when needed, on the project management of multi-disciplinary teams.

Skills, experience & Knowledge required:
* Significant experience of delivering planning advice to a range of clients
* A Royal Town planning accredited Honours Degree and/or Diploma or master's Qualification
* A full member of the Royal Town Planning Institute/RICS
* Wide knowledge of a technical discipline including the current methods, legislation, techniques and guidance
* Report writing the ability to develop and express an argument clearly and concisely
* Private sector experience

Our client offers a variety of benefits including:
* 24 days holiday + bank holidays (with the option to purchase 5 extra days)
* Company pension scheme
* Share Incentive scheme
* Life assurance
* Professional Memberships

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. A copy of our privacy policy can be found here: Gold Group is an equal opportunity & diversity employer. A copy of our equal opportunity & diversity policy can be found here:

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