planner in london

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£ 35,000 per year
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construction & property
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£ 35,000 per year
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Are you an experienced Planner working within the Infrastructure industry? Looking to work for a top firm in London? Then this might be the perfect role for you!

A leading Construction and Engineering consultancy are seeking an experienced Planner to join their well established team in London on a permanent basis. You will be engaged as a professional planning practitioner within a busy planning team working on a variety of infrastructure planning projects.

You will have the opportunity to work across a portfolio of infrastructure projects including transport, rail and aviation infrastructure.


* Educated to degree level (alternative first degree to planning often an advantage) with appropriate professional qualification.
* Excellent and focussed report writing skills. Ability to develop arguments and to identify key concepts and contribute to strategy development.
* Ability to think laterally and strategically.
* Strong interpersonal skills.
* Good time management skills and full appreciation of the commercial context of working in a busy consultancy.
* Professional attitude and dedication to career.
* Ability to work in a team and individually.
* Ability to express arguments succinctly and effectively directly and in writing.
* Enthusiasm and willingness to develop a career in a private sector planning consultancy.
* Experience of infrastructure planning and/or the DCO application process an advantage.


* Day to day running of planning projects under direction of a Director.
* Client liaison and representation client in client meetings and external meetings with local planning authorities and other stakeholders. Liaison with the public in connection with projects and consultation events.
* Responsible for a varied planning caseload including planning applications, planning appraisals, monitoring and strategic planning advice under the direction of a Director
* Provision of support to senior staff and assistance with developing strategy advice on a range of projects.
* Management of time and workload under direction of Director.
* Continuing professional development relating directly to projects and development of wider planning knowledge commensurate with role and experience.


* Competitive salary and great benefits package
* Social, young vibrant team
* Excellent training and development opportunities

Give me a call today for a confidential chat: Niamh Finnegan 02036800640

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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