AECOM Senior Planner (Development planning) in London, United Kingdom

Business Line Design + Planning

Position Title Senior Planner (Development planning)

United Kingdom - London


Job Summary

Our London office is currently seeking a full time Senior Planner . As part of the Planning + Economics team at AECOM you will have responsibility for the winning and delivery of significant projects in the UK and overseas covering planning strategy, development planning delivery and development management coordination for a range of private and public sector clients.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to a project director for managing small sized projects or undertake a significant technical role as part of an integrated project team on large, multi-disciplinary planning and urban development projects

  • Proactive in being client focused, understanding the needs of the project and offering high quality, professional town planning advice.

  • Provide support on business development efforts and develop business awareness through resource & project management. Over time develop a project management role in business development and work-winning.

  • Committed to continuing professional development and career progression and encouraging others to do the same. We will support you and invest in you through our career development and leadership potential programmes.

  • Provide guidance to junior staff within studio and over time start to manage junior and graduate staff.

Responsible for contributing to projects including major outline planning applications; detailed/reserved matters planningapplications; development consent orders; policy development and evidence-basestudies; regional and city-scale planning, regeneration strategies and economicstudies

Minimum Requirements

  • A track record in development planning (preparing and submitting planning applications).

  • A portfolio of work which demonstrates excellent technical capabilities (literacy and numeracy).

  • A track record of contributing to innovative development planning solutions. Experience of key client relationships and management.

  • A highly motivated individual with excellent communication skills.

  • A team player who can work as part of wide project teams – making high-quality technical contributions. Helps support the building of the team and the internal relationship.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A degree in Town Planning (or a related discipline) and an MSc/Dip TP qualification in Planning (or a related discipline).

  • Membership of an appropriate professional institution (RTPI/RICS).

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Planning

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 163151BR