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Planning consultant

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  • Sector:

    Building Services, Civil and Construction

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  • Salary:

    £22000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ishitha Kashim

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    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

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Role – Planning Consultant  
Salary- £22,000 - £28,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Type- Permanent
Location- Hertfordshire

My client is a vibrant architectural pratice and are looking to take on an Planning Consultant on permanent basis in Hertfordshire.

The Planning Consultant will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Minimum of 2-3 years planning experience required, ideally in both Private and Public sectors
  • Extensive knowledge of all aspects of the planning process from inception to completion
  • Experience in preparing complex planning applications and have handled appeals to the Secretary of State 
  • Be able to offer planning guidance to our clients and the architects in the company
  • Highly motivated, target focused, initiative driven and able to priorities your own workload
  • Strong IT and presentation skill
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suites and AutoCAD
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Proactivity and taking initiative in response to direction or instruction
  • Vector works or BIM/REVIT skills are considered advantageous
  • Be motivated and ambitious to grow in the company
  • Be willing to learn, improve and develop
  • Passionate about all aspects of architecture and design
The Planning Consultant role will involve:
  • Prepare and submit planning applications and chase as required
  • Provide regular updates to partners, directors, and the wider team
  • Maintain and update the planning tracker
  • Obtain specialist quotations for services
  • Help prepare Fee letters with information
  • Extensive consultation with external and internal stakeholders
  • Work collaboratively with the architectural and urban design teams
  • Research and visiting sites when required
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Cloud tools
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills
If you are interested in the position and think you have the skills required as an Planning Consultant, please don’t hesitate to apply, send us your CV and Portfolio to