• Consultant / Senior Consultant - Town Planner

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    GB-West Midlands-Birmingham
    Department / Discipline
    Additional Work Location
    GB-Warwickshire-Leamington Spa
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
    Additional Work Locations
    GB-Warwickshire-Leamington Spa
    Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Due to our continued success, working on major development projects across the country, we are seeking an enthusiastic Consultant or Senior Town Planner to join our award-winning planning team. Our team works throughout the UK with major land owners, house builders and developers, Government departments and agencies, local authorities, infrastructure providers, utility and energy companies. Our projects are often high profile and at the leading edge of professional practice.


    Key Responsibilities


    As a Consultant Planner you will be principally responsible for supporting colleagues on the preparation and submission of planning applications, making written representations to emerging local plans and related work in the promotion of strategic land for development.  There will also be opportunities to work  on infrastructure projects of national significance.


    In addition to the above, as a Senior Planner you will be responsible for managing multi-disciplinary technical teams, and co-ordinating the submission of major planning applications for a variety of schemes. You will also have the opportunity to win your own business and will play an important part in the growth of our team.


    Skills / Qualifications

    • You will be qualified to degree level in Town Planning and will be a full member of the RTPI.
    • You will ideally have experience within a private consultancy environment within the UK
    • You will be confident and persuasive with excellent verbal and written communications skills.
    • You will have the ambition and ability to develop new client relationships and assist with the management of existing key clients.
    • You will, ideally, have A full UK drivers licence

    Wood offers a competitive salary and benefits package, and provides support to staff in developing their careers through structured professional development.

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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