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Planning Manager

  • Location: England
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Senior Planner
  • Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car or Allowance + Pension + Healthcare
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: PlanningManager_1497546533
Job description

Are you looking for an opportunity to become a Planning Manager with a Tier 1 contractor that deliver high quality schemes in a variety of sectors ranging in value from £30m - £100m?

Would you consider relocating to the East Midlands?

Job Description - Planning Manager - Building (Wolvey) (170000DT)PSR are recruiting for a Planning Manager you will manage the Planning resources, people and processes in the business unit to ensure consistency and compliance with our Planning Procedures. The role is to ensure that Planning support is present for all our projects from the two stage submission requirements of the frameworks, securing the opportunity, delivering the second stage and ultimately through to the Construction Phase. Managing the Programmes to achieve the client's expectations, contract requirements and achieving delivering excellence.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the achievement of the annual financial budget (operating profit) for the business unit
  • Support the development and implementation of the design management budget (cost) for the business unit
  • Manage the process of designing solutions
  • Conduct value engineering
  • Lead, manage and motivate the business unit's Planners, staff and external consultants to establish their full contribution to the organisation
  • Ensure the business unit Planners have the required capacity, capability and competency
  • Support managerial succession Planning
  • Manage the Planning process for bids
  • Lead the development of robust Programmes to ensure they are in place for all bids and projects
  • Lead the Planning co-ordination in line with Procurement and Construction
  • Demonstrate a technical appreciation and a working knowledge inclusive of Town Planning, Building Regulations and BREEAM
  • Support negotiations with the customer for the Programme solution
  • Support the commercial relationships with customers, consultants, contractors and subcontractors during the tender and fulfilment processes


In return for your expertise our client can offer you an industry leading package, career development and the opportunity to work on some of the UK's most exciting construction developments