Planning and Design Manager

Job Code KD/J281
Job Title Planning and Design Manager
Location Nottingham
Salary £45,000 - £60,000 DEP ON EXP
Type of contract Permanent
Job Description

My client is experiencing an unprecedented period of growth and has a high level of business development included in their current 3 year business plan.  This new role of Planning and Design Manager will be a key addition to the ambitious, successful team.


As Planning and Design Manager you must be able to demonstrate your experience of planning applications, managing design and development stages of projects including drawings, surveys, drainage solutions and any other processes that may be required.


Based in Nottingham, this role will involve travel throughout the UK.


The successful candidate will need strong analytical and problems solving skills, with experience of investigating, analysing, recommending and presenting solutions to planning and design challenges.  As Planning and Design Manager you will also have an excellent knowledge of the planning application process and discharging of planning conditions.


Other key skills and experience required:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Commitment to the delivery of a high quality customer focused service
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and proactively
  • Ability to contribute to the assessment of potential sites
  • Preparing and submitting planning applications
  • Comprehensive knowledge of planning processes and structure
  • Experience in sports pitch design, construction and planning submissions
  • Strong attention to detail
  • High level of English – both written and verbal


Key responsibilities will include:

  • preparing and presenting evidence on appeals for clients; contribute to service improvements to achieve cost efficiency and effectiveness
  • providing consistently high professional advice on planning matters to clients, the internal team and other stake holders as necessary
  • negotiating with applicants and a wide range of stakeholders to obtain high quality outcomes within given time constraints set out in our contractual arrangements with employers/clients



In return for the above the successful candidate will receive a generous salary and company car. Holidays: 23 days + bank holidays. Contributory pension scheme.

Tags: Planning and Design Manager / Nottingham / £50001 - £150000  /Permanent / Commercial.


Agent's Name Karen Dennis
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