New Career Opportunity - Town Planner / Assistant Planning Manager

Aug 20, 2019

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Endurance Estates is a Cambridge and London based land Promotion Company that has an enviable track record in the promotion and delivery of major residential and mixed use schemes throughout the Eastern Region.

Having just celebrated our 10th Anniversary and in light of recent success, there is an exciting opportunity for a person wishing to: work on a broad range of projects, take on more responsibility, enhance their career with a growing company and join our highly experienced team. The position will suit someone who has a few years’ experience in a planning role, who has ideally completed an RTPI accredited course and who has achieved or is working towards becoming MRTPI or RICS qualified.

The right candidate will have a detailed knowledge of the planning system, experience of team and project management, programme delivery and possess the IT, communication, analytical skills and ability to:

  • Research new land opportunities
  • Evaluate the potential of new sites for residential and commercial development
  • Prepare planning appraisals for investors
  • Support with the appointment and co-ordination of external professional teams to deliver planning permission
  • Support the co-ordination of the satisfaction of planning conditions to enable early delivery of sites
  • Support the appointment and co-ordination of infrastructure and service consultants on schemes
  • Prepare and monitor budgets, costs and delivery programmes as the projects progress
  • Report to landowners
  • Support senior colleagues on large scale residential & commercial projects
  • Be part of a team to drive the business towards future success

They should also have the capacity to use their own initiative to track down opportunities and be confident in communicating their research to clients and colleagues.  The company has a strong ethos for team working, encouraging leadership and building relationships with the wider community and will support the candidate in their career progression with a range of CPD, training and networking opportunities.

This role is permanent and based at our newly refurbished offices in Foxton, near Cambridge and it is ideally suited to persons looking to develop their careers client side in a growing property company.

UK driving licence and access to a car would be beneficial.

For an informal discussion please contact Duncan Jenkins – 01223 873750 or 07789501804