Planning Manager (Designate)

Job Title: Planning Manager (Designate)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northamptonshire, England
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car/Allowance, Bonus & Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH64846_1501869613
Contact Name: John Bakewell
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 04, 2017 19:00

Job Description

Planning Manager (Designate)

Location: Office based
Company: Privately owned contractor with £500m turnover
Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 plus comprehensive benefits

Company & Opportunity

My client is a reputable privately owned contractor with a group turnover fast approaching £500m and national coverage from a network of offices. They have an established client base which is largely private sector, across a range of sectors including commercial, leisure, industrial and retail. Their projects are often fast track, high specification developments with average project values ranging from £1m to £50m+.

Due to the current Planning Manager retiring in 6 months, a rare opportunity now exists for an experienced Senior Planner join the business as Planning Manager Designate and work into the Planning Manager role over a period of 3-6 months.

Key Requirements

  • A minimum of 10 years in construction Planning.
  • Main contractor background.
  • Able to interact well in a team environment and works autonomously as and when required.
  • Proficient in Asta Power Project software (desirable).
  • Educated to a high standard - Degree and/or HND in a relevant subject.
  • Full UK driving licence is essential.

Ideal Locations

Warwickshire, Leicestershire, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire

Why you should apply for this vacancy

  • They are a privately owned company that offer a flexible working environment.
  • They have excellent staff retention and promote from within.
  • You will be joining a thriving, 'self-financing' business that is financially very stable and achieves 10% growth year on year.
  • They are always looking to diversify into new sectors and embrace new technology.

Application Process

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