Planning Consultant

Location UK / Newry

Job Type Permanent, Temporary full-time, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 weeks ago

Reference 1357262

 Job Description

Planning Consultant, Newry Co. Down, Competitive Salary

Planning Consultant, Newry Co. Down, Competitive Salary

Your new company
You will be joining PDES planning consultants based in Newry which is a multidisciplinary practice with an emphasis on providing expert planning consultancy services. The practice operates throughout Ireland with a range of projects including large-scale residential, commercial projects and one-off rural house applications. Services provided include feasibility studies, planning appeals, planning applications and supervision and expert witness services.

Your new role
Contributing to the assessment of potential development sites. Advising on the likelihood of and preparation of environmental impact assessments. Preparation of planning statements and appeal evidence statements. Preparation of feasibility reports. Preparing and submitting planning applications. Carrying out negotiations and building relationships with the local planning authority, local community and other stakeholders. Making submissions to planning departments. Client meetings.Planning appeals, Advising on local planning policy. Assisting with design matters. Undertaking specialist research. Assisting with day-to-day duties in office management as required.

What you’ll need to succeed
Experience in planning system in both Northern Ireland & ROI. Excellent verbal and written communication to produce required reports. Excellent organizational and time management. Degree in Town Planning or equivalent. Minimum two years experience in either public sector or private sector. RTPI or IPI accreditation is desirable.

What you’ll get in return
Offers the opportunity to get an insight to the workings of an established company and further expand your knowledge and experience. You will work alongside a highly professional team in a dynamic office. You will be paid per hour on a weekly basis, which is negotiable depending on your experience. In addition this there will be scope for a permanent position.

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